optical dispensing

dispensing, optical

The act of issuing an optical appliance which corrects, remedies or relieves defects of vision (definition of the World Council of Optometry). Syn. dispensing; ophthalmic dispensing. See dispensing optician; ophthalmic optics.
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Optical dispensing is automatically handled through the WRS Health Ophthalmology EMR.
Having completed a distance learning diploma to become an optical dispensing assistant, Ms Small specialises in the domiciliary service offered by the family-run practice
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She was previously manager at SK:N in Grey Street and prior to that was optical dispensing manager at The Eye Clinic.
At the end of last year the ancillary sections of Costco nationwide encompassed 272 pharmacies, 274 optical dispensing centers, 278 one-hour photo labs, 282 food courts and hot dog stands, 156 gasoline stations, 86 hearing aid centers, seven copy centers and two print shops.
Known for helping thousands of students pursue careers in a number of varying disciplines within the healthcare arena, American Career College's program offerings include Vocational Nursing, Optical Dispensing, Medical Assistant, Massage Therapy, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technology, Health Claims Examiner/Medical Biller, Dental Assisting, Respiratory Therapy and Health Information Technology.
About 300 have optical dispensing centers, and 275 have pharmacies.
Known for helping thousands of students pursue careers in a number of varying disciplines within the healthcare arena, American Career College's Ontario campus now offers a variety of courses in addition to the newly added Vocational Nursing program, including Optical Dispensing, Medical Assistant, Massage Therapy, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technology and Health Claims Examiner/Medical Biller.
With a total capacity of 1,500 students, faculty and staff, the new Ontario campus offers a variety of courses, including Optical Dispensing, Medical Assistant, Massage Therapy, Pharmacy Technician and Health Claims Examiner/Medical Biller.
He is also the creator of the "Progressive Lens Center" in 1986, an optical dispensing center distributed internationally by Varilux.