There are many different benefits every personnel member of the United States Navy receive. Among the greatest benefits include the medical and dental benefits you will receive by being an active duty personnel member. You will receive benefits which include everything from being able to get broken bones fixed to being able to get corrective procedures and eyewear if your vision is less than perfect. This makes an excellent opportunity for those looking to become an optometrist and those already working as an optometrist.
The Training You Will Receive
Because you will be working as an officer in the US Navy, you will either be entering through Officer Candidate School or you will go through OCS as you are advanced into an officer position. Either way you will be trained to be an officer in the United States Navy. This training will include everything from what is expected of you as an optometrist to what is expected of you as an officer in the Navy.
The Work You Will Do
When you start working, you will not have to worry about malpractice insurance or gaining clients. This is because you will be protected in the Navy and you will have the clientele that the Navy will provide to you. If you have just graduated from Optometry School this means you will get the experience you will need to start your own practice. Click on the link above to find out more information about this great career.