|2017 Blue Light and Digital Eye Strain Survey from The Vision Council
Nearly 75% of Americans do not know eyewear can be used to protect the eyes from the short- and long-term effects of digital eye strain, as well as blue light exposure. That’s according to the 2017 Blue Light and Digital Eye Strain Survey from the Vision Council. The nationwide survey of 9,840 adults details the effects and implications of blue light-and available eyewear treatment options, such as lens and coating technology. TheVisionCouncil.org.
|Modernizing Medicine Releases Analytics Feature
In an enhancement to the company’s ophthalmology-specific Electronic Medical Assistant (EMA) electronic health record system, Modernizing Medicine, Inc. has released Analytics to give physicians near real-time population health data, supporting the transition to value-based healthcare. In addition, with Modernizing Medicine’s Apple Watch app, users can view scheduling to provide insight into the day’s agenda, including which patients are coming in, what time the appointments are and which rooms patients are in. Other features include access to Intramail and Notes. ModMed.com.
|Biodegradable Retail Bags Available from AOA Marketplace
New to the AOA Marketplace, 9-in. x 12-in. biodegradable plastic retail bags are available to American Optometric Association members only. The white bags with the AOA member logo imprinted in black lettering are made from earth-friendly biodegradable materials, have a shelf life of 18 months and come personalized with your practice information. They are available in packs of 250 or discounted packs of 500. Store.AOA.org.
|EyeCarePro Offers Free Aspire Eyewear Integrated Marketing Campaign
Market your Aspire Eyewear online through a unique partnership between ClearVision Optical and EyeCarePro. This comprehensive marketing package is free to download and provides email blasts, Facebook covers and posts, website content, posters, jumbo postcard mailers and point-of-care handouts. EyeCarePro.net.