Navigation Links
EyeCare America Offers No-Cost Medical Eye Care to Qualified Seniors In Support of National AMD Month - March 2009
Date:3/2/2009

en an ophthalmologist in three or more years
  • Do not belong to an HMO or the VA
  • Eyeglasses, medicines, hospital services and fees of other medical professionals are not included.

    About EyeCare America
    Established in 1985, EyeCare America, the public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, is committed to the preservation of sight, accomplishing its mission through public service and education. EyeCare America provides eye care services to the medically underserved and for those at increased risk for eye disease through its corps of 7,000 volunteer ophthalmologists dedicated to serving their communities. More than 90 percent of the care made available is provided at no out-of-pocket cost to the patients. EyeCare America includes programs for seniors, glaucoma, diabetes, AMD and children, and is the largest program of its kind in American medicine. Since its inception, EyeCare America has helped more than 1 million people. EyeCare America is a non-profit program whose success is made possible through charitable contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations. More information can be found at: www.eyecareamerica.org


    Media Contact: Allison Neves, Director of EyeCare America Communications - 415.561.8518

    Note to Editors and Producers: High-resolution images and interviews with EyeCare America spokespeople, physicians and patients available upon request.

    ###

    Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/03/prweb2198984.htm.


    '/>"/>
    Source: PRWeb
    Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
    All rights reserved  

    Page: 1 2 3

    Related medicine news :

    1. During February's Valentine's Promotion EyeCare America Offers No-Cost Medical Eye Care to Qualified Seniors
    2. This Holiday Season EyeCare America Asks Seniors, 'Do you see what I see?'
    3. Prevention and Eyecare Begin at Home
    4. EyeCare America Provides Free Dilated Eye Exams During Diabetes Awareness Month in November
    5. EyeCare America Provides Free Dilated Eye Exams During Diabetes Awareness Month in November
    6. National Non-Profit, EyeCare America, and the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons Host Finish Line Celebration for “EyeRide for Sight” Cyclists
    7. EyeCare Americas EyeRide for Sight Cyclists Arrive in Washington, D.C.
    8. Phyhealth Signs Agreement with Advantica EyeCare to Provide Vision Services for Pilot HMO
    9. Contact lenses purchased over Internet may place individuals at risk for harmful eyecare practices
    10. Americans United for Life Action: Nominating Governor Sebelius to HHS is Offensive and Divisive
    11. Native American Children are at Greater Risk for Clubfoot Recurrence
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    Related Image:
    EyeCare America Offers No-Cost Medical Eye Care to Qualified Seniors In Support of National AMD Month - March 2009
    (Date:5/4/2015)... 04, 2015 World T.E.A.M. Sports’ best-attended ... ride in the last decade arrived in this historic ... in two days from the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. ... registered disabled and able-bodied participants work together to successfully ... and honors the commitment and sacrifices by military veterans ...
    (Date:5/4/2015)... 04, 2015 “ Food Cost Calculator ” ... which takes a look at the latest and coolest applications ... the host of AppWatch and technology expert, conducted the app ... owners to manage and efficiently calculate food costs. , The ... In fact, the industry has an estimated 1.8 trillion dollar ...
    (Date:5/4/2015)... 04, 2015 Peacock Alley knows ... He said, “My mother was the most beautiful woman I ... in lovely, feminine prints and textures to remind ... further than the Eloise Robe to get you there. The ... cap sleeve and tapered waist. It is available in small/medium ...
    (Date:5/4/2015)... Sara Soulati, CEO of Global Cardio ... Los Angeles associated with the field of Enhanced External ... Sara Soulati Health For Life Program (SSHFLP). , The ... modification and disease prevention program. A provisional patent ... Patents and Trademarks Office and is now under review ...
    (Date:5/3/2015)... May 03, 2015 Women’s Excellence ... Facebook page. , Their Facebook page consists ... services the Practice has, it’s multiple locations, Providers and ... Excellence has a very strong social media presence, with ... You Tube. , Women’s Excellence is the most ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Gettysburg Welcomes Arriving Face of America Riders with Gala Celebration 2Health News:Gettysburg Welcomes Arriving Face of America Riders with Gala Celebration 3Health News:Gettysburg Welcomes Arriving Face of America Riders with Gala Celebration 4Health News:An Application to Manage a Successful Restaurant Was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Feminine Classics for Mother's Day Gifts from Peacock Alley 2Health News:CEO Sara Soulati Announces Patent-Pending Designation For The Sara Soulati Health For Life Program 2
    ... TV/Channel 7 and The,Detroit Department of Health and Wellness ... "boost" at the 31st annual "HEALTHY LIVING,FOR KIDS" program. ... 24,2008 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the ... inception in 1977, "Healthy Living for Kids",has provided free ...
    ... -- Tianyin,Pharmaceutical, Co., Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TYNP, ... medicine ("TCM") based in,Chengdu, China, today announced that ... OTC BB: TYNPE due to the electronic eligibility,system ... and the Company expects the,stock symbol to trade ...
    ... Fourteen physicians who have been,part of Commonwealth Medical ... and service they provide to their patients by joining ... and we are delighted they,have decided to join our ... officer. "We look forward to working with,them to support ...
    ... Aug. 20 Governor Edward,G. Rendell today said ... and a broken healthcare system, underscoring the need,to ... more,affordable for working adults., Nearly 900 guests ... & Industry Day Luncheon at Ag Progress Days, ...
    ... traitors, good cells gone bad. They evade the body,s defense ... , But researchers at the University of North Carolina at ... way to blow their cover. , Moo J. Cho, Ph.D., ... system that would embed bacterial elements in a cancer tumor ...
    ... found that infusions of a particular bone marrow stem ... in a mouse model. In their report published ... from the MGH Center for Engineering in Medicine report ... immune system activities, allowed the regeneration of the gastrointestinal ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' With Healthy Living For Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday, August 24 at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History 2Health News:WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' With Healthy Living For Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday, August 24 at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History 3Health News:Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Announces Trading Symbol Error and Correction 2Health News:Commonwealth Medical Group Physicians to Join Aurora Health Care 2Health News:Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Highlights Renewable Energy, Health Care Reform at Ag Progress Days 2Health News:UNC researcher aims to 'unmask' cancer cells to trigger body's immune system 2Health News:Bone marrow stem cells may help control inflammatory bowel disease 2Health News:Bone marrow stem cells may help control inflammatory bowel disease 3
    (Date:5/4/2015)... Md. , May 4, 2015   Synthetic ... pathogen-specific therapeutics focused on protecting the microbiome, as well ... has been appointed Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and ... Evan Ballantyne who will be leaving the Company ... Shallcross brings to Synthetic Biologics operational, financial and international ...
    (Date:5/4/2015)... and COLUMBIA, Maryland , May ... SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG ) and the Foundation Fighting ... research for a novel treatment for autosomal dominant retinitis ... occurs in late childhood or adolescence and is followed ... no currently approved treatment options for adRP. ...
    (Date:5/4/2015)... , le 4 mai 2015  Lors du ... /Allemagne (hall 5, stand 5510), North Star Imaging ... système à rayons X spécialement conçu pour la ... sur les rayons X, la CXMM 50, a ... système de métrologie destiné à offrir à l,utilisateur ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Steven Shallcross Named Chief Financial Officer of Synthetic Biologics 2Steven Shallcross Named Chief Financial Officer of Synthetic Biologics 3Shire and Foundation Fighting Blindness Announce New Research Agreement 2Shire and Foundation Fighting Blindness Announce New Research Agreement 3NSI sera présente lors du salon Control 2015, du 5 au 8 mai à Stuttgart, en Allemagne : axer la GMAO vers une nouvelle dimension 2
    ... Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX ), the ... announced the availability in Europe of the Simplexa C. ... The new CE marked in vitro diagnostic (IVD) ... traditional extraction step and allowing for processing of up to ...
    ... 2011 Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. ("Bacterin") ... developer of revolutionary bone graft material and antimicrobial coatings ... distribution of the Company,s third human acellular biological scaffold, ... hMatrix® is an acellular matrix processed from donated human ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Quest Diagnostics Launches Simplexa™ C. Difficile Universal Direct Test in Europe 2Quest Diagnostics Launches Simplexa™ C. Difficile Universal Direct Test in Europe 3Quest Diagnostics Launches Simplexa™ C. Difficile Universal Direct Test in Europe 4Bacterin International Holdings Launches Third Biologic Scaffold 2Bacterin International Holdings Launches Third Biologic Scaffold 3
    ... bed side and near patient testing is ... growth has posed unique problems for hospitals ... quality responsibility to decentralized areas focused on ... the problem is the reality of controlling ...
    ... The GenoSensor System includes genomic ... software, and reagents. By utilizing ... (CGH) technology for multi-target assessment, ... analyze multiple genomic targets in ...
    ... The CELL-DYN 3700 combines optical light ... Polarized Scatter Separation (MAPSS) to fully ... to improve performance and productivity in ... the revolutionary concept of complementary technologies ...
    ... Data Networking is hospital bedside glucose ... networking. In seconds, point of care ... from nursing stations throughout the hospital ... available to laboratory staff and the ...
    Medicine Products: