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Clinical Ophthalmologist / Optometrist - Lake Charles, LA at Matrix Providers in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

Experience the Matrix Providers Advantage. We strive to provide a framework of stability and structure for our valued employees, where you will experience lower provider-to-patient ratios and fair, reliable schedules. It is our honor to hire Healthcare Heroes to serve our Military Heroes, sharing in our mission to provide excellent healthcare with dignity, compassion, and pride. In return, we are proud to offer you:

  • Competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401K with Employer Match
  • PTO and Holiday Pay
  • Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, FSA, and Commuter Benefits
  • Referral Bonuses
We support our employees with an accessible dedicated representative to assist you throughout the duration of your contract. We firmly believe that a healthy work/life balance enables you to perform at your best. Our mission is to serve Americas military family by aligning exceptional healthcare workers like you with rewarding career opportunities. Come home to Matrix.

We are hiring a Clinical Ophthalmologist/Optometrist to join our team of talented medical professionals to conduct a one-time, non-treatment Veteran Disability Exam in Lake Charles, LA.

  • Employment Status: Part-Time or Full Time

  • Compensation: This is an hourly position, paid bi-weekly.

  • Schedule: 2-5 days per week, Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm

  • Benefits: Competitive financial
  • 401(k) Plan

Requirements: The Clinical Ophthalmologist/Optometrist must have and meet the following.
  • Actively hold valid and unrestricted licensure as an Ophthalmologist/Optometrist.
  • Must be a qualified licensed Ophthalmologist/Optometrists

  • Certification: Have an active and valid Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Good interpersonal skills and a willingness to be flexible and adapt to changing situations.
  • Must possess basic computer skills.
  • All on-site staff and contractors must be fully vaccinated per CDC and state guidelines.
  • Prior VA or compensation exam experience is a plus but not required.

Job Summary:
  • Review pertinent medical history documentation and provide one-time, non-treatment compensation and pensions exams for Veterans.
  • The Ophthalmologist/Optometrist will capture responses during the exam through a web-based examination form(s); all documentation will be completed electronically. Completed exams are sent to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for disability award determinations.
  • Comprehensive eye exam to evaluate for loss of vision, glaucoma, injury to the eye, etc.
  • Visual Field Testing may be required; equipment will be supplied.
Matrix Providers is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For our EEO Policy Statement, please see To learn more about our Benefits Packages, please see

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