Connecting the Refraction with the Patient's Prescriptions

Connecting the Refraction with the Patient's Prescriptions

September 25, 2020, 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

Sands Convention Center - TBD
Language:
English

Understanding the relationship between the refraction and the patient's Rx is vital for communicating visual situations with our patients/clients. Knowing how the numbers came to be in the prescription helps the ophthalmic dispenser understand the connection between the refractive procedure and the final Rx. This information is extremely valuable when troubleshooting an optical problem, and when explaining facts about vision to our clientele.

Speakers

  • Laurie Pierce

    Speaker

    LDO, FNAO, ABOM

    Hillsborough Community College

    Ms. Pierce is an Instructor in the Opticianry program at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, Florida. Laurie is a graduate of Newbury College's...

Accreditations

  1. ABO Yes
  2. AOA Paraoptometric Commission No
  3. COPE No
  4. Florida State Board of Opticianry No
  5. Florida State Board of Opticianry – Technical Yes
  6. Florida State Board of Optometry No
  7. NCLE Yes
  8. New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Advanced No
  9. New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Basic No
  10. New York State Opticians-Contact Lenses-Intermediate Yes
  11. New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Advanced No
  12. New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Basic No
  13. New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Intermediate Yes
  14. Orals No
  15. TQ-CEE No
  16. Therapeutic No

Categories

  1. Track
    Clinical Concepts for Opticians, Contact Lens Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals
    OptiCon - Business and Practice Expertise
  2. Type of Session Course