Topcon Healthcare University (THU) Reaches 10,000 Users
Online Learning Platform Experiences Exponential Growth as It Continues to Expand Its Clinical Content
OAKLAND, NJ, APRIL 2023 – Topcon Healthcare, a leading provider of medical devices and software solutions for the global eye care community, announced today that its online learning platform, Topcon Healthcare University (THU), has surpassed 10,000 users worldwide.
Topcon Healthcare University (THU) is a growing, living learning platform designed to meet the needs of all those involved in eye care including clinicians and technicians, with recent additions being courses aimed specifically at front of house staff. From premium clinical learning to tips to ensure you get the most from your Topcon device or software, THU offers a wide range of content.
The system is available online 24/7, so you can learn on demand and easily access content in bite-sized pieces, whenever and wherever needed. The platform features over 200 e-learning courses, presentations and panel discussions in a variety of languages on topics such as interpreting OCT reports, optimizing anterior and posterior segment imaging, glaucoma, ocular telehealth, data management, myopia management, dry eye, and many more.
THU is continually enhanced with new and relevant resources added each month, reflecting the rapid developments within eye care and emergence of new tools to support patient care. Built with eye care providers (ECP’s) needs in mind, Topcon Healthcare University is now a leading global source of eye care-related learning and training.
“Achieving 10,000 learners worldwide in under three years is an incredible milestone, and it shows that our content is relevant and useful to clinicians and their teams around the globe,” says Catharine Chisholm, PhD, MCOptom, FBCLA, Director of Global Training for Topcon Healthcare, “Our dedicated staff have spent countless hours creating courses and working with leading clinicians to enable their knowledge and expertise to be shared with others. We look forward to continuing to grow and enhance the resources offered on THU in the future.”
For more information or to register for Topcon Healthcare University, visit learning.topcon.com.
About Topcon Healthcare
Topcon Healthcare sees eye health differently. Our vision is to empower providers with smart and efficient technologies for enhanced patient care. Keeping pace with the ever-changing landscape of the healthcare industry, we offer the latest integrated solutions including advanced multi-modal imaging, vendor-neutral data management, safe distancing, and ground- breaking remote diagnostic technology.
A globally-oriented business, Topcon is focused on developing solutions towards solving societal challenges in the mega-domains of healthcare, agriculture, and infrastructure. In healthcare, these challenges include increasing eye disease, rising medical costs, access to healthcare and physician shortages. By investing in value-driven innovations, Topcon works to enable people to enjoy good health and a high quality of life.