Friday, August 18, 2017 12:24 AM
LAS VEGAS—Vision Expo West attendees can join with key industry colleagues for the premier of a comprehensive report, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A, on the future of optometry.
Friday, August 18, 2017 12:23 AM
PITTSBURGH, Pa.—Highmark Health
, an integrated health care company with holdings in vision care, reported Thursday that its financial performance in the first half of 2017 was its “strongest financial performance for [a] six-month period” since the formation of Highmark in 1996.
Friday, August 18, 2017 12:21 AM
MIDDLETOWN, Pa.—MacuLogix, Inc.
, a company that equips eyecare professionals with the instruments, tools and education to diagnose and treat patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), announced its new Optometric Advisory Board.
Monday, August 14, 2017 12:18 AM
BRIDGEWATER, N.J.—Bausch + Lomb
reported that the FDA has granted 510(k) clearance for the therapeutic use of its Boston XO and Boston XO2 materials in treating several ocular surface diseases.
Monday, August 14, 2017 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J—On the Aug. 16 episode of the “Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
, Gerber will discuss the future of optometry.
Sunday, August 13, 2017 10:00 PM
WATERLOO, Ontario—Last month, our neighbors from the north released some photos that made our hearts melt. Insight Eye Care collaborated with Save Our Scruff (SOS), a charity organization that finds homes for dogs, to create a perfect photoshoot that married Insight Eye Care’s stylish frames with Save Our Scruff’s adorable dogs.
Friday, August 11, 2017 12:30 AM
BALTIMORE and SAN ANTONIO, Texas—The two managed vision care companies – Davis Vision
and Superior Vision
– at the center of this week’s Highmark Health-Centerbridge Partners deal are “more complementary than overlapping” in their business, according to Superior Vision chief executive officer Kirk Rothrock.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 4:25 PM
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—A Highmark Health deal with Centerbridge Partners—announced earlier today and reported
—will create a new managed vision care company that combines Davis Vision and Centerbridge’s Superior Vision to create a new entity with 33 million covered members, according to executives of the two companies.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—The Great American Solar Eclipse is only two weeks away and with Aug. 21 fast approaching, many vendors and ECPs are beginning to sell solar eclipse viewing glasses.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 12:24 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—A new survey by VSP Vision Care
finds that just over one-half (50.1 percent) of parents in the U.S. overlook a back-to-school eye exam for their school-age children.
Monday, August 7, 2017 12:30 AM
TAMPA, Fla.—Argus Dental & Vision Inc.
, an administrator of dental and vision benefits, has created a wholly owned subsidiary, Excedis Inc.
, to provide assistance to its Medicare and Medicaid health care partners.