Optical Medical Placement AssessmentCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 15 MIN
This is the pre-assessment designed to gauge current knowledge level within the Optical-Medical topic area and produce a recommended individualized list of Optical Medical courses to take.
Managed HeathcareCategory: Patient Service and Selling Course Length: 15 MIN
This course details best practices for working with a patient’s insurance when dispensing optical products. It provides examples of different types of insurance coverage and how to propose eye wear solutions to the patient using their insurance.
Lab Processing Time and Product DeliveryCategory: Patient Service and Selling Course Length: 30 MIN
This course describes the processing time for each step in the lab and ordering process. It also reviews different causes of delay in the lab and ordering process and how the Dispenser reduce these delays.
Ordering ProcessCategory: Patient Service and Selling Course Length: 30 MIN
This course provides information on manual and computer-based order submission. It gives key information for how to transpose a patient’s prescription and submit a lens order.
Advanced Needs Based SolutionsCategory: Patient Service and Selling Course Length: 30 MIN
This course provides a detailed review of the Needs Based Solutions approach. It provides numerous scenarios that depict how this approach is applied in different patient situations.
TransitionsCategory: Products Course Length: 20 MIN
This course describes Transitions lenses and describes how these lenses provide patients with visual comfort and protection both indoors and outdoors.
Lens Material BrandsCategory: Products Course Length: 15 MIN
This course describes Essilor’s Airwear and Thin&Lite lens material brands and different factors for dispensing these materials to patients.
DEFINITYCategory: Products Course Length: 15 MIN
This course describes DEFINITY lenses and provides information on technical aspects of these lenses, how to identify patient characteristics for these lenses, and how to dispense these lenses to patients.
Tools & Adjustments – Troubleshooting TipsCategory: Technical Course Length: 20 MIN
This course describes different adjustment scenarios and provides key tips for troubleshooting and making certain adjustments.
Visual AcuityCategory: Technical Course Length: 15 MIN
This course defines different factors that effect and how to measure visual acuity. It also provides information on differentiating between visual acuity and contrast sensitivity.
Remarking Progressive LensesCategory: Technical Course Length: 30 MIN
This course describes key steps for re-marking progressive lenses. It provides a step-by-step description of how to locate, identify, and mark progressive lenses.
Digital SurfacingCategory: Technical Course Length: 20 MIN
This course explains the digital surfacing process and how digital surfacing is used to develop premium progressive lenses.