Ophthalmic Nurse





An Ophthalmic Nurse cares for people with eye disorders. They also perform pre-operative assessments for patients before eye surgery. Ophthalmic Nurses are essential during operations, assisting the surgical team and functioning as circulating or scrub nurses. They carefully and safely position patients for surgery, verify the surgical site, and help with the instrumentation.

Education Requirements: ASN, BSN, or RN Diploma
 

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