The week in numbers:
The market share of daily disposable lenses according to ABB Optical. (via)
The percentage of millennials that enroll in vision insurance plans according to a new survey from Transitions Optical. Baby boomers are at 84% while Gen Z is only at 50%.
The average income of OD’s with 30+ years of experience according to a survey by Review of Optometry. For OD’s with 0-10 years of experience, the average was $130,000.
The percentage of malpractice lawsuits that were due to “failure to diagnose or delayed diagnosis” according to the Medscape malpractice report of 2017.
The amount of money this guy is trying to raise to pay for his optometry education. Either he accidentally added an extra zero or he is planning on driving a fleet of Bentleys to class.