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BLOG: Moving your eye examination to primary care

July 23, 2015

A large number of optometrists use the term “primary care to describe their services or their type or mode of practice. There are, however, a number of key points that separate an eye exam from a primary care eye exam.

If you desire to truly use the wording, you need to look at the elements of your examination to be sure that you meet the standard. With more chart reviews and the transparency of health care reform, this issue is becoming critical to the integrity of your practice and to the profession of optometry.

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