The Intelligent Office
Step into The Intelligent Office, a Vision Monday series that explores how eyecare practices and optical retail stores are using new technologies such as smartphones, tablets, apps and cloud computing to manage information with unprecedented speed and efficiency. We've also created an information rich
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Monday, November 18, 2013 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—What practices need to know about the critical
topic of electronic medical records (EMR), featuring topic expert Ian
Lane, OD, is the topic of the Wed. Nov. 20 edition of “The Power
Hour,” the weekly online radio talk show hosted by Gary Gerber, OD,
The Power Practice
Monday, November 18, 2013 12:01 AM
Encouraging practitioners to embrace technology that electronically
stores and shares patients’ medical records goes hand in hand with the
full implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Monday, September 23, 2013 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—Brian Chou, OD, a prominent independent optometrist, will join the roster of speakers at Vision Monday’s dba LIVE
conference in Las Vegas on Oct. 2.
Monday, September 16, 2013 4:00 PM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday
announced today that Brian Chou, OD, a prominent independent optometrist, will join the roster of speakers at Vision Monday’s dba LIVE
conference in Las Vegas on Oct. 2.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—Eyecare practices and optical retail stores are using new technologies to manage information with unprecedented speed and efficiency.
Monday, September 09, 2013 12:16 AM
Change is all around us, and those businesses that can adapt will
succeed. Those who flounder will fail.
Wednesday, September 04, 2013 3:00 AM
In 2009, Congress passed the Health Information Technology for Economic
and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act to promote the adoption and Meaningful
Use of health information technology.
Thursday, August 22, 2013 3:35 AM
Eyecare practices are now the nexus of a vast and rapidly growing
information network that connects practitioners with patients, insurance
companies, suppliers, doctor alliances and other medical professionals.
Monday, August 19, 2013 3:30 AM
Electronic health records are no longer “theoretical.” Here, there and
everywhere, they are a “reality,” quickly on their way to becoming
ubiquitous, following the patient every step of the way through their
health care experience.
Monday, August 19, 2013 12:00 AM
Oftentimes, unless you’re a programmer or a computer wizard or a
high-tech venture capitalist, discussions of computer systems or IT
platforms can be….um….confusing…..imposing…..intimidating…boring, even.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 2:03 AM
NEW YORK—A friendly receptionist and a comfortable environment are what patients value most in an eyecare professional's waiting room, according to
The Waiting Game
, a new report from
Jobson Optical Research
Monday, March 04, 2013 12:00 AM
In today’s wireless world, mobile devices, apps and software innovations
are enabling eyecare professionals and their patients to stay
constantly connected. With a few clicks on a smartphone or tablet, an
optometrist can e-mail a patient a link to a video tutorial about a new
surgical procedure or remind them to take their medication.