Intelligent Office

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 Intelligent Office microsite that serves as a unique resource. There you'll find articles from the Intelligent Office series as well as links to related articles, videos and other content about mobile health, EHR, patient portals, patient education, diagnostic instruments, patient education, lens and dispensing technology, practice management, staff training and more.

Briot USA Debuts Opti Tab, a Versatile Device for Opticians

By Andrew Karp
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:00 AM CUMMING, Ga.—Briot USA is releasing an optical tablet that is designed to assist opticians with fast and accurate measurements, frame selection and lens option descriptions along with an enhanced virtual reality feature.

Recalls and Reactivation

By Staff
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:05 AM

HIGH TECH = HIGH TOUCH

By John Sailer


Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM

Are You Prepared for EMR Changes? Topic of Nov. 20 ‘Power Hour’

By Staff
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, founder of The Power Practice.

No Longer a Choice, Incentives Effectively Mandate Electronic Communication for ODs

By Staff
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.

Still Time to Register: Brian Chou, OD Will Discuss How Technology Can Enhance the Patient Experience at VM’s dba LIVE Conference

By Staff
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.

Brian Chou, OD Will Discuss How Technology Can Enhance the Patient Experience at VM’s dba LIVE Conference

By Staff
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.

VM’s The Intelligent Office Microsite Explores Practice Automation

By Staff
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.

Adapting to Change by Adopting New Technology

By Jay Binkowitz and Evan Kestenbaum, MBA, dba Contributors
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.

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.

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
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