Scribe JobTroy / Edwardsville, IL

Why You’ll Love This Job

Are you detail-oriented and passionate about providing best-in-class patient care? Then join the Unger Eye Care team today in this Optometric Scribe position at both our Troy and Edwardsville, IL locations!

An optometric scribe is a healthcare professional who assists optometrists during patient examinations by documenting the encounter and performing various clinical tasks. The scribe plays a crucial role in supporting the optometrist and ensuring efficient patient care.

Comprehensive health insurance
401(k) retirement plan
Potential for performance-based bonuses
Eyewear and eye care benefits
Opportunity to offer a unique eye wellness approach to eye care
Access to specialty services and products exclusive to our area

Salary Range: $15-$21

When you join Unger Eye Care, you become part of a close-knit team that shares your passion for providing care with a personal touch. Here, you will work alongside leaders who value your personal life and will support and encourage you daily. Bring your passion for providing exceptional patient care, and you will build a career you love in this Optometric Technician job at both our Troy and Edwardsville, IL locations. 

Employment Type: Full Time (open to Part Time)


  • Accurately document patient examinations and procedures in real-time as the optometrist performs them.
  • Assist in preparing examination rooms with necessary equipment and materials.
  • Help with patient flow and coordinate special testing needs with technicians.
  • Communicate doctor’s instructions to patients and other healthcare providers.
  • Perform clerical tasks such as faxing, making phone calls, and writing referral letters.

Skills & Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED; medical assistant designation or medical scribe certification helpful but not required.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willing to learn medical terminology and electronic medical records (EMR) systems.
  • Ability to type accurately in dimly-lit settings.
  • Willing to learn eye anatomy, diseases, and ocular medications.
  • Detail-oriented, adaptable, and able to work effectively in a fast-paced medical environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Type: Full Time (Hourly)

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