Waiting Room Video for the Ophthalmic Practice, Volume 3

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Media Type: Online, Video

Availability: In stock

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Now with Subtitles in English or Spanish - No Subscription Required

Educate and entertain your patients while they wait for their appointment. The Academy's updated waiting room video is easy to download, and delivers 60 minutes of HD programming with the eye-health topics your patients care about most. Includes soothing music and English or Spanish subtitles (so sound can be muted if preferred). 

Topics include:

  • AMD
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataracts
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Dry eye
  • Floaters and flashes
  • Eyelid cleaning steps for controlling blepharitis
  • How to put in eye drops
  • What to expect during your eye exam
  • Eye safety at home
  • Caring for your contact lenses
  • Refractive errors
  • Treating amblyopia
  • Allergies and your eyes
  • Smoking and your eye health
  • How often to have eye exams

Downloading this product:
After purchasing this product, you may access it at www.aao.org/myonlineproducts.

Licensing information:
The Academy grants a nonexclusive license to up to five physicians in your practice to use the product on computers and servers owned or leased by you or your practice, on your websites and in patient education presentations. For use by more than five physicians, additional licenses must be purchased. For further questions on the Academy's licensing and disclaimer information (PDF), please contact us at patientinfo@aao.org.

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What is the file format of the videos?

Can I post the videos to my website?
Yes, under the licensing, you are free to post the videos to your practice website.

Can I post the videos to YouTube?
You can post the videos to YouTube and embed the videos on your website, however, the privacy setting must be “unlisted,” so it does not show up in web searches.

Do the videos have closed captioning?
Yes, subtitled versions of the video (in both English and Spanish) are included with your purchase.

What is the file size of the entire collection?
The collection with English and Spanish versions is approximately 5.4 GB.

Are the videos web-based/hosted/streamed from your site?
No, they are not. Once purchased, the videos will appear in your My Online Products. To play the files, you need to download them to your computer.

Is it possible to make a DVD from the video file(s)?
Yes. There are many free sites online that will author and burn a DVD. We recommend FreeMake.

Can I put the videos on my iPad?
Yes. Download the files to your computer, then add to iTunes. Connect the iPad to your computer/iTunes and then synch the files to the iPad. More detailed instructions are available in your account after purchase.

How many computers/iPads can I put this on?
There is no device limit. However each purchase grants a license for up to five physicians in your practice.  For use by more than five physicians, additional licenses must be purchased.

Is the cost of the collection a one-time fee or do I have to pay a yearly subscription?
It is a one-time fee. The videos will never expire once they are downloaded to your computer.

Do the videos all run continuously as one file?
Yes, there is one file for the English version and one for Spanish.

What is the length of the video ?
Approximately one hour.

Still have questions?
Contact Customer Service at customer_service@aao.org or call +1 415.561.8540.
Normal business hours of the Academy's Service Center are 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday.

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