PROGRAM FOR COMPUTER VISION CARE
program for eye care professionals allows the doctor to better understand the
complexities of the visual aspects of computer use, and how to address them
for your patients. Computer-related vision symptoms can be categorized in three
- Eyes of the
- Working Environment
- Working Habits
All three of these
areas need to be addressed before CVS can be truly resolved.
or more appropriately, vision physiological factors, include diagnosable
vision conditions and corrective lens design and / or prescription problems.
environment includes glare, workstation layout, furniture, lighting and
the equipment, specifically the monitor itself and its resolution, image colors
and image sharpness (or lack of).
The work habits,
called behavioral ergonomics, includes the type of work the patient does.
You may have been
addressing the vision physiological factors for your computing patients, but
thats only addressing a part of the problem. Comprehensive treatment requires
analyzing and prescribing for all contributors to CVS.
Four Step Plan
1: In-Office seminar
Learn the latest
information on how to assess the visual ergonomic needs of your computer using
patients. Learn examination and intervention techniques that you can implement
seminar is designed to educate you about the basic issues surrounding CVS. It
is a CE-approved course to give you the education and training needed to take
the next three steps in providing complete treatment for your computing patients.
In addition, you will bring additional revenue into your practice and maintain
a strong competitive edge.
2: Train your staff
This private consultation
with all of your staff will get them up to speed on how to incorporate computer
vision services into your practice. The discussion will center on phone skills,
patient discussions, brochures, occupational lens fittings and overall awareness
of CVS. Your staff will learn how to talk to patients about CVS and how to assist
in resolving their concerns. This discussion will assist your staff in providing
key information for their computer work habits and environment prior to the
3: The CVS Exam
This is a critical
step. Only you can diagnose and evaluate for your patients symptoms in
a separate CVS eye exam and then prescribe the most comprehensive and effective
treatment approach. During the CVS exam, you will need to determine habits related
to your patients computer use. In addition, we will discuss specific exam
procedures and power determination. Various lens options for computer use and
ergonomic recommendations will also be reviewed. For a CVS eye exam, you need
to take an additional step and find out how their eyes are working right on
their own monitor.
4: Evaluate your patients
environment and equipment.
computing environment and equipment can be major contributors to CVS. You will
be coached in how to do on-site office evaluations where you can determine which
environmental factors are affecting their visual performance. Learn how to effectively
work with employers to demonstrate the financial impact of your recommendations,
how vision insurance plans can help and pitfalls to avoid when making on-site
a Four-Step Program for Computer Vision Care to address the needs of your CVS
patients. This program will help you and your staff provide the latest treatment
for the CVS patient. In addition, you will bring additional revenue into your
practice and maintain a strong competitive edge.
This unique and
essential vision consultation service will allow you to easily incorporate complete
vision care to your computer using patients. Our services are offered at your
office on a personal basis.
the Four-Step Program into your practice you can:
Increase patient base
Expand practice expertise
Develop a consulting practice as a separate revenue source.
you get- When
you subscribe to our program, you will receive the following materials:
- All written
letters, ready to be duplicated on your stationery. These include materials
on phone techniques, handout brochures, lens fitting and corporate correspondence.
- Patient handouts,
including brochures and exam follow-up information
- A free copy
of the book Visual Ergonomics in the Workplace, by Dr. Jeffrey
- A self-contained
CD-ROM presentation that you can offer to companies to enlighten them on the
important aspects of visual ergonomics.
- A 3-month license
to the Eye-CEE System, a computer vision testing software program
- A $200. discount
on your first order of the latest marketing tool using a business card
available on CD-ROM .
The cost for our 4 hour program includes all the above material and personalized
consultation. The cost for this program is $995. plus travel. If you have already
taken the CVS Eyecare Seminar course, this program is available at a reduced
find out more information about the Four-Step Program for Computer Vision Care,