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Eyefficient Introduces Medizs 2013 Smart RK 11 Auto Refractor/Keratometer
Product: Medizs 2013 Smart RK 11 Auto Refractor/Keratometer
Top Line: Eyefficient is now distributing the Medizs 2013 Smart RK 11 Auto Refractor/Keratometer.
Close up: Light reflected from the retina and passed through the cornea is divided into six rays, using separation filter and prism, to accurately measure the refractive power of each one. The automatic vertical tracking and horizontal movement-inducing functions enable users to find the exact center of a pupil easily and quickly. The unit automatically detects the brightness of the room to provide the best environment for examination, and allows users to minutely fasten or loosen the instrument while capturing an image. PD values are instantly and conveniently measured by a PD indicating ruler. The gun-type joystick is ergonomically designed with a comfortable grip that allows quick, accurate measurement of image shooting. An easily adjustable chinrest is button-controlled, and located on the instrument’s body. Target brightness control aids small pupil measurements; less target brightness makes the small pupil larger, yielding a reliable measurement result. All relevant data are sent directly to the EMR of Medizs application via Bluetooth. EMR system provides effective management of all measurement data efficiency, as well as an enhanced workflow.
- RK Mode: Continuous Refractometry and Keratometry
- REF Mode: Refractometry
- Refractometry Keratometry
- CLBC Mode: Contact Lens Base Curve Measurement
- PK Mode: Peripheral Keratometry (Curvature of Corneal Periphery)
- Size Mode: Pupil Size Measurement
- Sph (Sphere power): -30.00 ~ +22.00D (In case of VD=12mm, Step: 0.12/0.25D)
- Cyl (Cylinder power): 0.00 ~ +/-10.00D (Step: 0.12/0.25D)
- Axis: 1° ~ 180° (Step: 1° )
- VD (Vertex Distance): 0.0, 10.0, 12.0, 13.5, 15.0
- PD (Pupil Distance): 10 ~ 85mm
- Minimum Pupil Diameter: 2.0mm
Click here to see a video demonstration of the Medizs Auto Refractor/Keratometer
- Corneal Power: 33.00 ~ 67.50D (Step: 0.12/0.25D)
- Corneal Astigmatism: 0.00 ~ -15.00D (Step: 0.12/0.25D)
- Radius of Curvature: 5.0 ~ 10.2mm (Step: 0.01mm)
- Axis 1 ~ 180 (Step: 1)
- Corneal (Pupil) Diameter: 2.0 ~ 1300mm (Step : 0.01mm)
- Type: Smart RK 11 RS – 232 Communication
www.eyefficient.com; (800) 417-8136
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ManagementPlus Partners With DrFirst to Bring Rcopia E-prescribing to Eyecare Providers
Top Line: DrFirst, a provider of health care IT solutions designed to improve clinical outcomes for patients, and ManagementPlus, which specializes in eyecare-specific electronic health record and practice management software, are partnering to bring the e-prescribing solution, Rcopia, to eyecare providers.
Close Up: Christine M. Archibald, ManagementPlus founder and CEO, said, “We chose DrFirst because the company has a long-standing reputation for providing the best e-prescribing solution.”
Cam Deemer, president of DrFirst, added, “ManagementPlus serves a very important sector of health care professionals,” said. “Eyecare providers have specialized needs, and we are pleased to contribute to ManagementPlus’ ability to deliver tools that help streamline the practice workflow and improve patient safety.”
Vital Stats: E-prescribing is required for Meaningful Use. Providers can benefit a significant workflow improvement, automatic drug and allergy alerts, medication history, and formulary checking, according to ManagementPlus.
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C&E Vision Launches New Website
Product: C&E Vision, one of the country’s largest buying groups, has launched its new website, to highlight expanded sections, provide access to new programs like the ECP Interact learning program as well as other exclusive member products and services.
CEVision.com features a simplified format and robust new platform which enables independent eyecare professionals to readily see the benefits and access the services of C&E membership. David Carneal, director of buying group relations, said, “We are happy to release this new site in hopes of helping eyecare professionals learn more about C&E Vision and how we can save them more money than any other group.”
Close Up: With over 4,000 member practices, C&E Vision offers personalized membership solutions to help maximize member savings through discounts, exclusive incentives and web based practice management services such as IEP Benchmark, myCloud, BeyeRight and programs. MyCloud has evolved to house over 6.4 million invoices and over 120,000 statements. Said Carneal, “It’s a ‘just-in-case’ backup plan which houses four years of each member’s history just in case something ‘happens,’ like a fire or a flood and they want to review documents. The LookNow program is a range between 30 and 50 monthly incentives offered exclusively to C&E members. The expanded CEVision.com also offers an expanded number of industry resource links to information, organizations, schools, vendors and other services via over 2,000, industry links as well as access to eyesurf.info, an optical based search engine.
Vital Stats: The new website is also mobile-ready, so that it can be referenced easily from smartphones and tablets.
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