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Associate Optometrist – Walmart

Full-Time OD Positions

Carlsbad, New Mexico

Telephone: 479-900-2167

Email: laura.thompson@walmart.com

Date Posted: April 2, 2024

It’s time to see optometry through a new lens. Walmart is revolutionizing healthcare and this your chance to be part of it. A Walmart Associate Optometrist is the clinical partner to the Vision Center Manager, and core to our mission of advancing eyecare affordably for everyone.

About The Optometry Team:
We’re looking for someone that shows autonomy and will forge the way to be a trusted part of the community, operating the business as if it were your own. The Vision Center is fast-paced and equipped with the resources and technology you need to succeed. Your biggest tool? The ability to authentically connect with our patients, as they turn to Walmart for trusted expertise.

What you’ll do…

How You’ll Make An Impact:

– Provide evidence-based vision care to ensure patient’s health and well-being by recommending and prescribing medications and other treatment options (for example, red eye, LASIK surgery, cataract surgery).

– Deliver routine vision care using evidence-based care guidelines.
Educate patients and store associates on eye health, including contact lens care, disease state management, and safety factors.

– Consult with other health professionals to prepare patient care plans, observing optometry scope of practice per state board;

– Embraces new equipment technology and advanced instrumentation. This would be essential as we are integrating advanced technology such as digital phoropters, EMR, Maestro (OCT/retinal camera combo).

What you’ll bring:
• Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school.
• Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice.
• EMR/EHR experience.
• Eagerness to embrace new equipment technology and advanced instrumentation.
• Experience in Treating and managing ocular disease.