The Medical Mobile Eye Care Unit, known as the Eye Van, is a unique health service in partnership with the Eye Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (Ontario's Ophthalmologists), a section of the Ontario Medical Association, and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. The program was established in 1972.
The Eye Van is a fully equipped, medical mobile eye-care clinic on wheels that travels more than 6,000 kilometres annually to provide service in Northern Ontario. With a commitment from more than 25 ophthalmologists, the Eye Van serves 4,500 patients.
The Eye Van offers the opportunity to work for a health care program that changes people's lives; one that provides patient-centered care, and values employees as its greatest asset.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits, flexible schedules, and opportunities to grow.
For more information about the Medical Mobile Eye Care program, please visit
www.cnib.ca or call 1-888-675-2468 ext. 5446.
Date: January 21, 2020Job Title: Nurse - Ophthalmic AssistantTerm: Contract 1 year (Renewable)Location: Northern OntarioReports to: General Manager, Medical Mobile Eye Care Unit
In covering a broad range of duties, this position is responsible for the onsite operation of the Medical Mobile Eye Care Unit (Eye Van) throughout Northern Ontario. The role includes, and is not limited to, patient care, working with Ophthalmologists, conducting health screening, operating medical equipment, collaborating with medical professionals, engaging community partners, and supporting clinical operations related to the program. Extensive travel is required throughout Ontario North.
This position entails, but is not limited to the following general responsibilities:
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