Monday, June 16, 2014 12:10 AM
Unlike companies that have concentrated on modernizing the phoropter,
DigitalVision Systems (DVS) has developed a refraction system that does
away with the device entirely.
Monday, June 16, 2014 12:09 AM
Ever since online eyeglass sales began, optical industry observers have wondered when online refraction would follow.
Friday, September 06, 2013 4:00 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, March 04, 2013 12:02 AM
Thanks to smartphones and tablets, ECPs and patients are connecting in new and novel ways.
Monday, March 04, 2013 12:01 AM
One of the most significant ways that technology is changing the patient
experience is in the area of patient education.
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
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:05 AM
Patients are better informed about their eye health than ever before,
thanks to the many online resources now available to consumers. But
that’s only a starting point.
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:04 AM
In addition to using educational videos to inform patients about general
eye health topics, ECPs are using a new generation of diagnostic
instruments to provide patients with personalized perspective.
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:03 AM
As much as new technologies are changing the eye exam experience for
patients, they are having just as significant an impact on the
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:02 AM
A growing number of eyecare practices are taking advantage of smart
phones, email and text messaging to stay connected with the patients who
are at home, at work, or otherwise on the move.
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:01 AM
As crucial as technology is to optimizing the patient experience, though, technology is not a solution by itself.
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—What do eyecare patients expect when they visit their eye
doctor or optician? Excellent care, top notch service, a good selection
of top quality products and reasonable prices usually top their list of