Vision Monday VMail Weekend

April 30 and May 1, 2022|


How OCT Scanning Technology Could Help Robots and Cars See Better

Most ophthalmologists and optometrists are probably familiar with optical coherence tomography (OCT), the non-invasive imaging test that uses light waves to take cross-section images of a patient’s retina. However, OCT is being applied in new ways that might surprise even the eyecare professionals who use it in their everyday practice. Duke University recently announced that researchers there are now applying lessons learned from decades of perfecting the eye imaging technology to autonomous systems sensor technologies used in robots and vehicles.
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In Case you Missed It - VMail's Top Stories of the Week

The Vision Council recognizes Healthy Vision Month, Bausch + Lomb announces launch of initial public offering, gross revenue increased, Jobson Tracker says, US Eye partners with Kelly Eye Center and EssilorLuxottica reports growth in Q1 2022 all topped this week’s VMAIL news feed. Click on the headlines below to catch up on anything you might have missed.

The Vision Council Recognizes Healthy Vision Month This May

Bausch + Lomb Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering

The National Average for Gross Revenue at ECP Locations Increased for the Week of April 18-24, Jobson’s Latest Practice Performance Tracker Shows

US Eye Partners With Five-Location Kelly Eye Center of Raleigh, N.C.

EssilorLuxottica Reports Double-Digit Growth in Q1 2022

Insta Pick - Noteworthy Posts From the People We Follow

Editor's Pick

Bausch + Lomb Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering

LAVAL, Quebec and VAUGHAN, Ontario—Bausch + Lomb Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) said on Thursday that it is launching an initial public offering (IPO), and intends to list its shares on both the New York Stock Exchange and Toronto Exchange. The company also noted that it will commence a roadshow with prospective investors for the IPO, which was first announced by the parent company in August 2020, as VMAIL reported.
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VM's News Quiz

VM's News Quiz for the Week of April 24: Company Launches IPO, Is the 9 to 5 Work Week Dead and the NFL Draft

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 a company that launches an IPO, is the 9 to 5 work week dead and the NFL Draft.
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Tweet of the Week

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Eyecare Professionals Can Learn From Primary Care Independents Via Elation

NEW YORK—Eyecare is of course a unique field, but many independent health care providers and professionals are facing similar challenges today. One resource that could inspire ideas to be utilized among eyecare professionals is a site called Elation Health. The site is about providing EHR services to primary care doctors, but we found a range of resources and ideas that can be adopted for vision care as well.
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