Exam Prep - The 10 Most Important Pieces of Patient Info You Need to Acquire

Exam Prep - The 10 Most Important Pieces of Patient Info You Need to Acquire

September 15, 2017, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM


Taking a good history is the keystone of all medical evaluations. As the initial contact with the patient, the ophthalmic technician is responsible for obtaining accurate information that allows the doctor to arrive at a proper diagnosis and management approach virtually immediately. The history the doctor is presented with by you needs to be complete yet concise. In this course, we will review the 10 most important history components the technician needs to obtain for the doctor.


  • Vincent Young



    Albert Einstein Medical Center

    General Ophthalmologist for 25 years, Chairman, Division of Ophthalmology, Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Specializing in cataracts,...

  • Shana Zeitlin



    DaVinci Eye Care

Type of Session

  1. Type of Session Course

Course Number

  1. Course Number 34A1

Pending Accreditations

  1. A - ABO No
  2. C - COPE No
  3. FL-OD - Florida State Board of Optometry No
  4. FL-OP - Florida State Board of Opticianry No
  5. FL-T - Florida State Board of Opticianry – Technical No
  6. N - NCLE No
  7. NYS-CL-A - New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Advanced No
  8. NYS-CL-B - New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Basic No
  9. NYS-CL-I - New York State Opticians-Contact Lenses-Intermediate No
  10. NYS-D-A - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Advanced No
  11. NYS-D-B - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Basic No
  12. NYS-D-I - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Intermediate No
  13. O - Orals No
  14. P - AOA Paraoptometric Commission Yes
  15. T - TQ-CEE No
  16. TPA - Therapeutic No
  17. J - JCAHPO Yes


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