Wednesday, March 19, 2014 12:30 PM
PITTSBURGH—After 37 years in optical retailing, all but two of them running his own company, Norman Childs has doubled his eyewear and eyecare business over the last three years.
Monday, March 17, 2014 3:30 PM
ATLANTA—Thousands of optometrists, opticians, certified ophthalmic
technicians and paraoptometric professionals attended SECO 2014 at the
Georgia World Congress Center, March 12-16.
Monday, March 17, 2014 12:00 AM
Eye-Trepreneur Norman Childs’ growing group of optical locations leads off this month’s e-newsletter, “dba: Doing Business in Optical’s Local Markets.”
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 4:30 PM
The economy's continued sluggishness has not kept these savvy regional retailers from strategically adding locations they've purchased outright or built anew from the ground up.
Thursday, March 06, 2014 9:30 AM
WICHITA, Kan.—Blind and individuals with low vision joined with
professional musicians at a music workshop held here, Saturday Feb. 22.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:09 AM
It may be a new name, but it’s not a new idea. However, it has the potential to dramatically change eyecare’s role within the culture of health care.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:08 AM
There are 35 ACOs participating in the Advance Payment ACO Model.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:07 AM
Storing patient data in an electronic health record and sharing it across a health information exchange are essential for participating in an accountable care organization.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:06 AM
When health care is driving toward team-based delivery, what happens
when you’re not on that team?” asked EyeCare Advice’s Jackson, implying
that optometrists need to join in or be left out.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:05 AM
The market for ECPs will change,” Edward Barnwell, president/founder, KDD Health Solutions, told Vision Monday.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:04 AM
With reducing costs while improving care among ACO’s tenets, optometrists who contribute to these goals are better positioned to join them.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:03 AM
For a number or reasons, one of which being that accountable care
organizations are still in their formative stages, few of them currently
include optometrists among their providers.
Monday, March 03, 2014 12:01 AM
Health care reform is different in every state, different in every community, different in every practice,” said OD Excellence’s Grue. ACOs are not a one-size-fits-all proposition.