||Ophthalmic Medical Personnel
||This enables you to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to function as an ophthalmic assistant, providing quality care under the supervision of a registered eye care practitioner. We are Canadas first Ophthalmic Medical Personnel program. This program is accredited by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) as a training program at the assistant level. You will be eligible to write appropriate JCAHPO examinations following sucessful completion of this program. This program offers valuable basic knowledge of ophthalmology and provides useful information for ophthalmic nurses, receptionists, ophthalmic photographers and all ophthalmic medical personnel working in the field.
||In order to register for this program, you must be currently employed in the field under the supervision of a registered eye care practitioner.
Application to register is required and be obtained by contacting 416-289-5000 Ext. 2555.
||A minimum grade of 60% in each course is required to pass.
Application can be requested by phone at 416-289-5000 ext. 2555.
||416-289-5000 EXT: 2555
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