Vision Monday VMail Weekend

February 26 and 27, 2022|


Meet the ‘Eye Doctor’ for the James Webb Space Telescope

Calling the James Webb Space Telescope an "eye in the sky" barely hints at its power, precision and vast capabilities. Launched by NASA in December, 2021 following years of research and development, and an investment of $10 billion, the Webb Telescope is by far the most sensitive and sophisticated instrument of its type ever developed, a pinnacle of scientific achievement. Its ambitious mission, to peer into space and provide clear images of distant planets, stars and whole galaxies that are light years away from Earth, is unprecedented in scope and complexity.
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In Case you Missed It - VMail's Top Stories of the Week

CVS tests specialty retina care services at location in Tampa, Fla., three new speakers announced for VM Summit program, EssilorLuxottica NA creates management services organization, gross revenue decreased, Jobson Tracker says and Vision Innovation Partners completes 23rd acquisition all topped this week’s VMAIL news feed. Click on the headlines below to catch up on anything you might have missed.

CVS Tests Specialty Retina Care Services at a CVS HealthHUB Location in Tampa, Fla.

Three New Speakers Will Add Fresh Perspectives to VM Summit Program

EssilorLuxottica NA Creates Management Services Organization (MSO) Option to Invest in Practice Transitions

The National Average for Gross Revenue at ECP Locations Decreased for the Week of Feb. 14-20, Jobson’s Latest Practice Performance Tracker Shows

Vision Innovation Partners Completes 23rd Acquisition, Adds Virginia Eyecare Practice to Mid-Atlantic Platform

Insta Pick - Noteworthy Posts From the People We Follow

Editor's Pick

Three New Speakers Will Add Fresh Perspectives to VM Summit Program

NEW YORK—Three new speakers are joining the Vision Monday Leadership Summit program, bringing their fresh perspectives to the unique, high-impact event which will be held live and in person at The Times Center here on Wednesday, March 30, just ahead of Vision Expo East. Themed "Discover & Recalibrate! Trends, Ideas and Tactics for Confronting Radical Change," the exclusive and influential event will examine the dizzying pace of megatrends, shaped by the global pandemic, that are transforming retail and healthcare right now.
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VM's News Quiz

VM's News Quiz for the Week of February 20: The Eyecare Provider Insights Report, January Retail Sales and a Mosaic Is Unearthed

Did you follow the optical news this week? Take VM’s News Quiz to see how much you know. This week's quiz takes a look at the Eyecare Provider Insights Report, January retail sales and how a mosaic is unearthed.
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Tweet of the Week

We Share It

This anatomical eye pen holder is a perfect, quirky desk accessory for home or the office. You can pick it up on Etsy here. #WeShareIt

Optical on Main Street

A New Way to Show Love for Your Clients

NEW YORK—Even with Valentine’s Day behind us, there’s something about February that inspires love. Of course, we spend this time of year focusing on romantic, friendship and familial love, but there’s another type of love that’s worth recognizing too: love for the people we work with and the people who make our jobs so worthwhile. Recognizing and showing love for your clients is always a good—and rewarding—idea. For the team at Chinook Optical in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, February is Client Appreciation Month; on Instagram, the team spotlights a different client each day, sharing their story, their frames and their history with the shop.
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