The Optometrist or Opthamologist performs basic eye exams with the support of technicians. Additionally, they may provide glaucoma care and counseling for patients with other eye diseases, determining if a referral is necessary
Schedule: Mondays 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Requested commitment is a minimum of 1 clinic per quarter (4 times per year)
Training: Oriented by shadowing current provider or visiting clinic to view the facility/equipment before working solo. Written guidelines are provided
Willingness to help the underserved
A current license
Your own or free AHEC insurance
We do not require a DEA number
The satisfaction of helping uninsured families, the larger community, and the Free Clinic, which would not be able to function without its volunteers
Valuable vision care experience and insight into working with underserved communities
The fun of being a member of an enthusiastic, diverse, and caring team of volunteers.
For more information or to apply please visit our website at https://freeclinics.org/volunteer/apply-to-volunteer/ . For questions please contact volunteer @freeclinics.org 360-313-1389.
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- 1 2-hour clinic per quarter (4 times per year)