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Optometrist Jobs at Uasin Gishu County

Optometrist Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out examination, diagnosis, treatment, management and prevention of disease and disorders of the visual system, the eye and associated structures
  • Co-ordinate the screening and refraction /low vision unit
  • Diagnose ocular manifestation of systemic conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure and complications of the ageing process such as cataracts and muscular degeneration
  • Manage eye diseases and conduct referral of surgical cases.
  • Prescribe and fit eye glasses and contact lenses as well as safety eyewear and subnormal vision devises.
  • Provide vision therapy and low vision rehabilitation.
  • Work in conjunction with ophthalmologist and other health care providers to provide integrated, quality care for patients
  • Educate patients about vision and lifestyle choices for protecting and enhancing good vision and health
  • Conduct research and promote advancement in the visual health.

Requirements for the Optometrist Job

  • Bachelor of Science in Optometry and vision Science from a recognized Institution
  • Must be willing to work during odd hours and on weekends/holidays
  • Committed to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • One year post graduate experience in a busy institution

How to Apply

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