Program Available For Certified Ophthalmology Assistants
By Space Coast Daily // September 1, 2012
Preparation For JCAHPO Examination
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – A new beta preparation program for anyone interested in becoming a certified ophthalmology assistant will be launched by Florida Institute of Technology’s Continuing Education Department on Tuesday.
Participants will learn the basics of ophthalmology, how to quantify vision in a patient, how to gather and document patient medical history, how to perform visual fields and other subject matter necessary to prepare for the JCAHPO Certified Ophthalmology Assistant examination.
The beta program is six months in length and is divided into six courses, each a month long.
Each course contains unit exams to prepare for a cumulative comprehensive final examination given at the end of the last course.
To learn more about this new program or to register, call 321-674-8382 or send an email to pdpRegistration@fit.edu.