By Business Wire, March 14, 2013, 11:00:00 AM EDT
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
From workflow management to enhancing the diagnostic process, Canon
U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will exhibit its
line of optometric offerings during Vision Expo East, March 15 - 17,
2013 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York. Canon will
showcase affordable eye care solutions that can help enhance patient
experiences, improve diagnostic processes, and create efficient
workflows, at the Canon booth (# MS7035).
"The healthcare industry continues to evolve at a dynamic pace, and
Canon recognizes the need for providers to offer high-quality eye care
services while managing the costs of running an efficient office," said
Tsuneo Imai, senior director and general manager, Healthcare Solutions
Division, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A. "From retinal
cameras to intuitive software, Canon offers tools and solutions that can
help practitioners streamline workflows and enhance the patient
experience on a daily basis."
Enhancing Patient Experience
The patient experience has become one of the most important focuses for
the healthcare industry. Canon has embraced this trend, aiming to
provide products and solutions that can help enhance the patient
experience. From sleek and unobtrusive designs, to fast and high-quality
diagnostic tools, Canon products allow eye care practitioners to afford
patient comfort and convenience without compromising quality.
Supporting the Diagnostic Process
The range of capabilities provided by the latest generation of Canon
Eyecare solutions has a distinct and positive impact on the diagnostic
process. The company integrates its legendary EOS camera technology into
its retinal cameras, giving providers the ability to examine and enlarge
parts of the eye that are often difficult to explore. The proprietary
high-resolution imaging capabilities, found in Canon retinal cameras,
can help eye care professionals feel confident that they are making an
Creating Efficient Workflows
Canon provides complete services for eye care solutions from input to
output. Its wide range of devices are designed to work seamlessly
together to help support efficient, cost-effective business processes.
From retinal cameras with the legendary Canon image technology, to
intuitive software solutions and high-quality output provided by the
Canon PIXMA printer lineup, providers have the ability to build a
seamless and productive workflow from input to output.
Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with the Canon Eyecare
solutions and products at Vision Expo East including:
The Canon digital retinal camera lineup helps providers easily
manipulate image data.
- CR-2 Digital Non-Mydriatic Retinal Camera: With low-flash
intensity to minimize pupil constriction, the time required for taking
multiple pictures is shortened. Plus, this camera has a lightweight
and compact design, using only minimal office space for added
- CR-2 PLUS Digital Non-Mydriatic Retinal Camera:Delivering
Red-Free and Cobalt digital filters and Fundus Autofluorescence (FAF)
photography, this device is useful in evaluating the vascular and
nerve fiber layers.
- CX-1 Hybrid Digital Mydriatic/Non-Mydriatic Retinal Camera:
This hybrid modelprovides five photography modes including
Color, Red-Free, Cobalt, Fluorescein Angiography and FAF. Using the
non-mydriatic mode, this device not only saves time and resources, it
also makes the diagnostic procedure more comfortable for patients with
Machines that fit comfortably in small spaces and work side-by-side
help streamline workflows.
- RK-F2 Full Auto Ref-Keratometer:This device includes a
Full Auto Mode which allows professionals to automatically align,
focus and acquire a reading for one eye and continue to the opposite
eye to perform the same function - all with one touch of a button.
This feature contributes to a comfortable, efficient screening process
for the patient.
- TX-20 Full Auto Tonometer: This non-contact tonometer is
compact and lightweight, making it easy to transport and install. With
soft air puffs, the TX-20 tonometer easily measures Intraocular
Pressure (IOP), which allows doctors to perform simple eye exams
efficiently and enhances patient comfort.
- PTS 1000 Automated Perimeter:Manufactured by OPTOPOL
Technology S.A., the PTS 1000 perimeter is a modern diagnostic
instrument for precise and fast testing for field of vision.
Exclusive software that is electronic medical record (EMR) accessible
and features DICOM1 interoperability enhances
ease of use.
- imageSPECTRUM Software (Version 4.1): Compatible with the
Microsoft Windows 72 operating system, imageSPECTRUM
Software offers efficient management of images that can help improve
workflow processes while reducing appointment times.
For more information about Canon ophthalmic devices and solutions,
please go to www.usa.canon.com/eye-care.
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer,
business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With
approximately $40 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon
Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents registered in 2012†
and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2013.
In 2012, Canon U.S.A. has received the PCMag.com Readers' Choice Award
for Service and Reliability in the digital camera and printer categories
for the ninth consecutive year, and for camcorders for the past two
years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer
satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer
service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A.
is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A.,
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†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and
All referenced product names, and other marks, are trademarks of
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|1 DICOM is a registered trademark of the National
Electrical Manufacturers Association for its standard publications
retailing to digital communications of medical information.
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Source: Canon U.S.A., Inc.