Monday, March 30, 2015 12:24 AM
is partnering with the CDC
to educate the public on the negative effects of smoking on vision.
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:21 AM
LA JOLLA, Calif.—The Optometric Society
has released the “Eye Before See” brochure to help promote the organization’s public awareness campaign emphasizing the importance of having a comprehensive eye exam instead of just a refraction.
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—The topic of Sjogrens Syndrome will be the focus of April 1 edition of the “Power Hour.”
Friday, March 27, 2015 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—The latest Optical Business Barometer (OBB) report from Jobson Optical Research
shows that the overall optical business rating for February 2015 decreased slightly to 3.81 from a January 2015 rating of 3.88.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:10 AM
If you’re not storing your patient data in electronic health records, your reimbursements are going to be reduced in the coming era of “outcomes-based” health care . . . and it could even impact how you treat your patients.
Sunday, March 22, 2015 12:18 AM
GOLDEN, Colo.—Mexico’s parliament made major strides in health care reform with the modification of Article 79 of its health act to include optometry in the list of health professions that requires a university degree in order to practice.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—In the State of the Optical Industry Address yesterday at Vision Expo, three industry executives spoke of the changes needed within the eyewear and eyecare market to adapt to the rapidly changing landscape and help strengthen optical’s position for the future.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 12:18 AM
Vision Impact Institute
with the support of
, renewed its commitment to advocate for more research on the socio-economic impact of poor vision.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—The EyeRock Band and famed singer-songwriter, Lisa Loeb, are ready to hit the stage at tonight’s EyeRock benefit concert at The Hard Rock Café in Times Square.
Friday, March 20, 2015 12:18 AM
announced the addition of three new members to its Diversity Advisory Board bringing the total membership to 11. The addition is meant to guide and strengthen the board’s ongoing efforts through the Transitions Connections initiative which seeks to provide insight into how to effectively reach at-risk minority populations who might not be receiving the care that they need, according to an announcement from Transitions.
Friday, March 20, 2015 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—The next “Power Hour” will broadcast from the Vision Expo East conference here this week. It will be live with two episodes streaming from the exhibit hall floor inside the Essilor Booth LP7235 on Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 12:18 AM
MACHIASPORT, Maine—Execution in Business, Inc., a health care business consulting and marketing company, has expanded its affiliated partner network and launched a new
to help private practices run more efficient, effective and financially disciplined businesses.
Monday, March 16, 2015 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—Jobson ECP Business Services has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with
(LEC) to market and promote a new staff education service to optical practices throughout the industry.