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National Commission on Vision and Health Company Profile

15:39 EDT 21st September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The National Commission on Vision and Health strives to improve the nation's visual health by collaborating with science and health policy experts to ensure informed analysis and policy recommendations in order to prevent blindness, improve vision and eliminate vision health disparities. The multidisciplinary commission publishes consensuses reports from its ten-person leadership team, comprised of optometrists, ophthalmologists, a dentist, a physician assistant, a state health department chronic disease program specialist, a Medicaid policy specialist, the executive director of the National Medical Association, and a CDC disabilities specialist. For more information visit www.visionandhealth.org.


News Articles [6214 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Speaker: Vision care should continue to be essential health care

Vision screenings and vision health care, especially for children, should continue to be treated as an essential health benefit, a speaker said at the Prevent Blindness 2017 Focus on Eye Health Nation...

[Comment] Africa and health: a Commission to accelerate success

The final results of a 4-year project to analyse the challenges and opportunities for health in sub-Saharan Africa are now published as a Lancet Commission—The Path to Longer and Healthier Lives for...

Laying the foundation for a lifetime of eye health

After life itself, it is said that God’s great gift is vision. 80 percent of what we learn is through vision. Babies are not born with perfect vision. They develop vision over time. A child who neve...

America's Retina Physicians Invite Bostonians To A Vision Health Fair Aug. 12

BOSTON, Aug. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) and its Foundation will host the Saving Vision Health Fair to promote vision health and provide valuab...

“It’s my care—please share” . . . and other stories

41% about me without meThe slogan “No decision about me without me” was adopted by health secretary Andrew Lansley in 2010 as part of his vision for liberating the National Health Service. At that...

European Commission awards Antares Vision a grant for new technology

The European Commission (EC) has awarded Antares Vision, provider of serialisation-based track and trace solutions for the pharma industry, a grant for the development of new technology for the inspec...

European Commission issues advice on use of antimicrobials

Guidelines on the use of antimicrobials in human health have been issued for the first time by the European Commission. They provide specific advice for the medical profession, national authorities,.....

Do You Need Your Eyes Examined? Lighthouse Guild Offers Five Vision Tips During National Eye Exam Month

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- August is National Eye Exam Month. Lighthouse Guild, the leading not-for-profit healthcare organization dedicated to addressing and preventing vision loss a...

PubMed Articles [7913 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of regional project to strengthen national health research systems in four countries in West Africa: lessons learned.

Since the Commission on Health Research for Development (COHRED) published its flagship report, more attention has been focused on strengthening national health research systems (NHRS). This paper eva...

Incorporation of new medicines by the National Commission for Incorporation of Technologies, 2012 to June 2016.

The National Commission for incorporation of Health Technologies (CONITEC), established in 2011, advises the Ministry of Health in decisions related to the incorporation, exclusion or change of medici...

Recruitment and Testing Protocol in the National Eye Health Survey: A Population-Based Eye Study in Australia.

To present the recruitment and testing methodology of the National Eye Health Survey (NEHS), a population-based study that aimed to determine the prevalence and causes of vision impairment and blindne...

The validity of self-report of eye diseases in participants with vision loss in the National Eye Health Survey.

We assessed the validity and reliability of self-report of eye disease in participants with unilateral vision loss (presenting visual acuity worse than 6/12 in the worse eye and equal to or better tha...

Health Benefits and Cost-Effectiveness of Asymptomatic Screening for Hypertension and High Cholesterol and Aspirin Counseling for Primary Prevention.

Our aim was to update estimates of the health and economic impact of clinical services recommended for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) for the comparative rankings of the Nation...

Clinical Trials [3979 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Low-vision Rehabilitation Program for Low-vision Patients and Care Givers

To evaluate health related quality of life (HRQoL) of low-vision patients and their care givers undergoing low-vision rehabilitation program (LVRP).

China PEACE Millions Persons Project

China PEACE Millions Persons Project is a national screening project for cardiovascular disease in China. This Project was approved by National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC...

Problem Solving Training and Low Vision Rehabilitation

Vision loss can result in feelings of frustration, helplessness, anxiety, depression, and anger, which compromise a person's activities of everyday living. While emotional distress may res...

The ASSESS National Multi-center Prospective Cohort

The ASSESS national multi-center prospective cohort (Assessment of Systemic complications (Signs) and Evolution in Sjögren's Syndrome "SS") was set up in 2006 thanks to a grant of the Fre...

Low Vision Intervention Trial II (LOVIT II)

This study will determine if the interdisciplinary team low vision rehabilitation program is more effective than basic low vision care provided by an optometrist working alone in improving...

Companies [3825 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

National Commission on Vision and Health

The National Commission on Vision and Health strives to improve the nation's visual health by collaborating with science and health policy experts to ensure informed analysis and policy recommendation...

One Health Commission

The One Health Commission represents a call for greater cooperation across multiple disciplines at the local, national and global level to achieve optimal health for people, domestic animals, wildlife...

Certification Commission for Health Information Technology

The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) is an Accredited Testing Laboratory (ATL) and an Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) Authorized Cer...

The National Association of Specialty Health Organizations (NASHO)

Steve Holden, President of Davis Vision has joined the NASHO Board of Directors as a new director. Davis Vision is one of the nation’s leading managed vision care companies w...

Joint Commission Resources, Inc.

Joint Commission Resources, Inc. (JCR), a not-for-profit affiliate of The Joint Commission, has been designated by The Joint Commission to publish publications and multimedia products. JCR reprodu...

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