Scott A. Edmonds, OD, FAAO, focuses his blog on the role of the optometrist in health care reform – moving from primary eye care to primary health care. He is the chief medical officer of MARCH Vision Care, the co-director of the Low Vision/Contact Lens Service at Wills Eye Institute in Philadelphia and a member of the Primary Care Optometry News Editorial Board. Disclosure: Edmonds … Continue reading Edmonds, OD, FAAO explains a series of new delivery models that are termed, “nontraditional primary care.”
Click Here to Play Video … By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief June 5, 2018 – If you sat in a chair from the early 90’s, how does that make you feel? If you sat on a brand new chair you hand-picked from a new furniture store … a chair that had a purpose, a design and a relationship with other elements in your practice — how … Continue reading Quiz “Doctors, What Signals Your Competence Most?”
A personal challenge: Say something positive about your colleagues outside of DPC too. Patients are reading what you write and post online. Are you proud of your words and do you use appropriate language AND are you respectful of others and their opinions? What you write on Twitter or article comment sections gets read, shared and re-posted online. “The story isn’t about DPC. It’s about … Continue reading Onlookers Are Observing DPC Commentary and Passion Online, good and yes, vehement. Rhetoric Is Passionate, however, DPC Comments Should Empathize, Uplift.
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