First Insight Develops Two-Way Integration Between Visioffice and MaximEyes

By Staff
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 program.

Essilor Instruments USA Merges With Stereo Optical

By Staff
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 12:27 AM VINCENNES, FRANCE and CHICAGO—Essilor Instruments, a wholly owned division of the Essilor Group, is combining its two U.S. divisions, Essilor Instruments USA and Stereo Optical, in its Chicago facilities.

Optical Retail Veteran Designs All-in-one Lens Display and Mirror

By Staff
Monday, November 18, 2013 2:00 AM Papillon is an all-in-one lens options display and dispensing mirror.

Late to EHR? Financial Incentives Are Still Available

By Staff
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.

Luneau Technology Announces Capital Investment in Latham & Phillips Ophthalmic

By Staff
Monday, August 26, 2013 12:27 AM CUMMING, Ga.—The Luneau Technology group, based in France, which develops, manufactures and markets Briot and Weco edgers and Visionix refraction and diagnostic instruments, has announced a capital investment in Latham & Phillips Ophthalmic (L.P.O.), an ophthalmic equipment distributor based in Columbus, Ohio.

The Intelligent Office

By Andrew Karp
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.

EHR: ‘Everywhere’ Health Records

By John Sailer
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.

Automating the Exam Lane With Software Integration

By Staff
Monday, August 19, 2013 12:04 AM

The Result: Care Coordination and Improved Outcomes

By Staff
Monday, August 19, 2013 12:03 AM

Time to Listen Up: This Is Not a Test

By Marge Axelrad
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.

Coburn Technologies Intros Huvitz Digital Refractor

By Staff
Thursday, August 15, 2013 12:18 AM Product: Digital Refractor (Model HDR-7000)
Top Line: The HDR-7000 Digital Refractor is part of the new portfolio of over a dozen diagnostic systems and products that Coburn Technologies is introducing to the U.S. ophthalmic market.

M&S Unveils Testing With Polarization on the Smart System

By Staff
Thursday, August 01, 2013 12:24 AM Product: Polarization Testing on the Smart System
Top Line: M&S Technologies is releasing Polarization Testing on its Smart System.

Canon U.S.A. Introduces CR-2 Plus AF Digital Retinal Camera With Auto-Focus Functionality

By Staff
Thursday, June 13, 2013 12:21 AM Product: CR-2 Plus AF Digital Retinal Camera
Top Line: Canon U.S.A. is releasing the CR-2 PLUS AF Digital Retinal Camera, a new non-mydriatic retinal camera.

Diopsys Adds PERG Module to NOVA Test Suite

By Staff
Thursday, May 23, 2013 12:24 AM Product: Diopsys NOVA-ERG Vision Testing System
Top Line: The Diopsys NOVA-ERG Vision Testing System is an office-based pattern electroretinography (PERG) module that is part of the Diopsys NOVA suite of tests.