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winter eye health
eye health,eye care,dry eye,,eye safety,infection prevention,winter eye health / Dec 10, 2019 1:11:09 PM

How to Protect Your Eyes in the Winter

While most of us think about protecting our eyes in the summertime, it’s also important to take precautions during the colder months of the year. Let’s talk about the most common winter eye problems…

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Why is early eye testing important in children
eye health,eye care,Tech and eye health,eye safety,eye testing for children / Oct 31, 2019 5:09:42 PM

Why Is Early Eye Testing Important for Children?

Some parents may assume that eye testing isn’t possible until their child is verbal or shows signs of vision problems. However, not only do optometrists have specific methods for testing infants and…

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eye care,medicare billing,telemedicine,telehealth / Oct 3, 2019 11:15:00 AM

Coding: Telemedicine And Remote Physiologic Monitoring

Access to healthcare has long been an issue for patients across the country, especially in rural areas where they have limited access to healthcare practitioners. Since the early 2000s, the delivery…

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eye health,eye care,Tech and eye health,eye safety,infection prevention / Sep 30, 2019 2:08:49 PM

How Your Eye Doctor Keeps You Safe From Infections

Eyecare professionals have an obligation to protect patients and staff from infection. In an ophthalmic practice, infections can be happen through direct contact, airborne transmission, or from…

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Does Screen Time Hurt My Eyes?
artificial tears,dry eye,,sunglasses,light sensitivity,tonometer,screen time,Tech and eye health / Sep 17, 2019 10:38:00 AM

Does Screen Time Hurt My Eyes?

According to a recent Nielsen study, American adults spend more than 11 hours per day watching, reading, listening to or simply interacting with media. Most of that time, we’re using a computer or…

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Understanding Eye and Vision Supplements
eye health,eye care,dry eye,,cataract treatment,vision supplements / Sep 9, 2019 11:35:09 AM

Understanding Eye and Vision Supplements

If you’d like to add an eye health supplement to your daily regimen, a trip down the vitamin aisle in your local drugstore can be a bit overwhelming. How do you know which one is right for you?

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How to Use New Medicare Billing Codes for Remote Glaucoma Patient Monitoring
eye care,save money,glaucoma,glaucoma treatments,tonometer,medicare billing / Aug 22, 2019 10:08:19 AM

How to Use New Medicare Billing Codes for Remote Glaucoma Patient Monitoring

With the addition of three new billing reimbursement codes for remote patient monitoring by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2019, glaucoma treatment just got less expensive…

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Portability of the Icare Tonometer Brings It to Tanzania
eye care,in the news,tonometer,cataract treatment / Jul 26, 2019 11:20:45 AM

Portability of the Icare Tonometer Brings It to Tanzania

The Icare tonometer is being praised for its outstanding “ease of handling, portability, as well as reliability” by EyeCorps. The nonprofit ophthalmology group is dedicated to helping others and…

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eye care,glaucoma,UV protection,sunglasses,light sensitivity / Jul 15, 2019 1:33:33 PM

Why You Need Sunglasses When You Have Glaucoma and What to Look For

Sunglasses are much more than a fashion statement.  They protect your eyes against the sun's damaging  ultraviolet (UV) rays. And when you have glaucoma, sunglasses can make you more comfortable by…

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8 Treatments for Relieving Dry Eye
eye care,artificial tears,dry eye, / Jul 11, 2019 3:07:12 PM

8 Treatments for Relieving Dry Eyes

If you’ve noticed that your eyes are a bit more sensitive lately, you’re not alone. With so many of us staring at devices throughout the day – whether it’s a computer, smartphone, or tablet – dry eye…

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