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Barry Shinske
Regional Vice-President
I’m responsible for the development of EyeMed’s commercial, municipalities and counties, and specialty markets.

Did you miss these?

 

 

We’re ¾ of the way through 2017 (I know, I can’t believe it either), and before we get too much further I thought it would be good to take a look back at the topics from our blog that were most popular with HR benefit administrators and benefit brokers so far this year. Did you miss these hot topics? Here’s your second chance.

 

 

1. The future of eye exams…do your employees have digital access?

 

 

Advanced technology is changing the way eye care providers conduct eye exams. Some eye care providers now use digital eye exam technology enabling them to more precisely map and image the eye, resulting in more accurate prescriptions, better contact fitting, and earlier diagnoses for vision-related diseases.

 

 

Here’s the original post to learn how digital eye assessments can help the eye doctor gather more information to help employees see better.

 

 

2. Show love: Give the gift of information to prevent loss of sight

 

 

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects nearly 11 million Americans,[1] making it the leading cause of vision loss in the United States. Early detection is the best way to battle AMD, which is why it’s so important to communicate with your employees year round about the benefits of eye health and routine eye exams.

 

 

Check out the original post from around Valentine’s Day to learn more about AMD and how to help your employees protect their vision, and their loved ones’ vision.

 

 

3. Time to talk the blues--benefits that protect eyes from blue light

 

 

Excessive blue light, which is emitted from digital screens, the sun’s rays and other sources, can cause sleep issues and eye strain. Blue light-filtering lenses are one way employees can protect their eyes from digital eye strain that can cause eye dryness, irritation and blurry vision.

 

 

Read the original post to learn more about  blue light and how employees can protect themselves and their families.

 

 

For information about  EyeMed and how you can provide employees with vision benefits that meet their needs, preferences and lifestyles (so more enroll, use and stay in-network) check out our Benefits that redefine expectations brochure.

 

 

BL-1710-CB-695

 

 

Sources:

1. American Macular Degeneration Foundation

 

 

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3 topics benefits pros have found most interesting this year on our blog
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