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    Mar 31, 2020

    A note from GoCheck on COVID-19

    As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, the need for skilled healthcare workers has never been greater. On behalf of the GoCheck team, we would like to express our thanks to all of the healthcare workers at the forefront of this global pandemic. 

    Jan 3, 2020

    AAP Vision Screening Guidelines Prevent Permanent Vision Loss

    In January 2016, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released the “Visual System Assessment in Infants, Children, and Young Adults by Pediatricians”. 1 This comprehensive clinical report is an updated vision screening policy statement for pediatricians. It was co-authored by the AAP and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) among others.

    Sep 2, 2019

    GoCheck Kids Screens One Million Kids For Vision Impairment

    GoCheck Kids iPhone App makes children’s vision screening cost-effective, improves the patient experience and drives significant clinical and financial value for leading health systems

    Jun 11, 2019

    GoCheck Kids Partners with Allied Physicians Group to Protect Kids with Vision Screening Technology

    GoCheck Kids selected as photoscreening provider for one of the largest private medical partnerships in the New York metro area NASHVILLE, TN​ (June 10, 2019) – GoCheck, creator of ​GoCheck Kids​, an iPhone app used by over 4,500 pediatricians that screens for vision impairment in preverbal children, has been selected by ​Allied Physicians Group​ to be the photoscreening provider for its 150 physicians and 650 trained support staff partners.

    May 16, 2019

    GoCheck Kids Completes $6 Million Series B Investment to Fight America’s $23 Billion Vision Crisis

    The investment will add Apple’s AI capabilities and accelerate further EHR integration

    May 7, 2018

    The Top Pediatric Care (Game) Changers

    Like a massive earthquake, when someone “changes the game,” it is felt around the world. It is revolutionary, thought-provoking, and inspirational.

    Oct 10, 2017

    What Is Ocular Photoscreening And Why Are Pediatricians Adopting?

    Photoscreening is a pediatric vision screening technique wherein a camera and flash are used to determine refractive errors and identify risk factors for amblyopia. 1 A photoscreener detects amblyopic risk factors such as hyperopia, myopia, and anisometropia and estimates their severity.

    Sep 22, 2017

    Why Glen Falls Pediatrics Chose GoCheck Kids for Vision Screening

    Stephanie Messercola is a Physician’s Assistant at Glen Falls Pediatric Consultants.  Glen Falls Pediatric Consultants has 15 providers and 2 locations. Stephanie has practiced in upstate New York since 2005. Our CEO, Kevon Saber, sat down with Stephanie to discuss GoCheck Kids.

    Jul 17, 2017

    Why Did Pediatric Physicians Switch to GoCheck Kids?

    Dr. Roy Benaroch is a pediatrician at Pediatric Physicians, which has 9 providers between their two Georgia locations. Dr. Benaroch has been a practicing pediatrician since 1998 and is a published author of 2 books, a contributor to WebMD, and enjoys educating parents on Twitter.

    Jun 2, 2017

    Amblyopia: Definition, Risk Factors, and Preventing Vision Loss

    What Is Amblyopia? Amblyopia definition: one eye’s vision has been reduced because the eye and the brain have not been working together properly.  This condition usually begins when someone’s eyes have different strengths.  As the brain favors the strong eye and ignores the images coming from the weak eye, the differential strengths (and quality of nerve pathways) become larger.  Amblyopia is the medical term for lazy eye.