Monday, August 17, 2015 12:10 AM
Using automated communication tools, doctors can now direct relevant education to their patients, wherever and whenever, on their preferred electronic device. In the information age, while the good news is that patients have access to a wealth of information, the bad news is that the information can often be random and disorganized.
Friday, July 3, 2015 12:30 AM
TORONTO, Canada and DUBLIN, Ireland—Ocuco
, the Dublin-based international optical software company, has acquired the optical business of Acumenex
, provider of e-commerce solutions to leading chains, insurers and independent eyecare practitioners in the U.S. and Canada.
Monday, June 22, 2015 12:27 AM
ST. LOUIS—Just ahead of its official launch at Optometry’s Meeting
, AOA MORE received commitments for participation from three additional EHR systems.
Friday, March 27, 2015 12:27 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its proposed rules for Stage 3 of the Meaningful Use program that provides incentive payments for electronic health records (EHRs).
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.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 12:21 AM
ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Visionworks is notifying as many as 75,000 of the national retail chain’s customers that it has learned of an incident that may involve personal information of individuals who received services at its Jennifer Square, Annapolis, Md., location.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 12:18 AM
Karlsrud Contact Center Solutions
(KCCS), formerly 6 Calls, the first telephone support company owned, operated and staffed by veterans of the optical industry, has announced the official relaunch of their Telecare service.
Monday, November 17, 2014 12:24 AM
BOCA RATON, Fla.—
Modernizing Medicine, Inc.
, creator of the cloud-based electronic medical record (EMR) system known as the Electronic Medical Assistant (EMA), has closed on approximately $15M of an expected $20M funding round.
Friday, October 10, 2014 12:23 AM
MADISON, Wis.—Earlier this week on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, optometric software provider,
received a financial investment from RevOptix, a newly formed private investment group headed by executive chairman Gunnar Bjorklund.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 12:24 AM
TAMPA—Health care technology provider,
, announced last week that it plans to acquire
(MDI), a supplier of electronic health record (EHR) software for ophthalmologists.
Monday, May 26, 2014 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—The topic of the May 28 edition of the “Power
Hour,” the weekly radio broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of
The Power Practice
will be “An Eye Exam From a Cell Phone?” as the show features EyeNetra’s co-founder, David Schafran.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 12:27 AM
HILLSBORO, Ore.—The Essilor Visioffice system now integrates in both
directions with First Insight Corp.’s MaximEyes 11.0 practice management
Thursday, February 20, 2014 8:45 AM
, the global
software company behind the Acuitas practice management system (PMS) and
the Innovations lab management system, has acquired Vancouver-based
, provider of the ODPro PMS and the activEHR electronic health records program.