2009 HON FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LASIK Information and Surgeon Directory Website Receives
Reaccreditation By Health On the Net Foundation
North Andover, Massachusetts, (12/29/08) The LASIK information and LASIK surgeon directory website www.seewithlasik.com has been notified that it has received its annual reaccredidation by the Health On the Net (HON) Foundation for 2009. “Continuing accreditation by the HON Foundation means that www.seewithlasik.com is in full compliance with the HON principles (http://www.hon.ch/HONcode/Conduct.html) which serves as the basis for its initiative to improve and maintain the quality and integrity of health and medical information on the world wide web”, said Katherine Carlisle, a Managing Partner of www.seewithlasik.com. “ We are pleased to continue providing eye care consumers with useful and reliable information about LASIK Eye Surgery, LASIK Surgeons, Presbyopia & Near Vision Correction and Dry Eye”, stated Ms. Carlisle.
“When deciding to have LASIK Surgery it is important for patients to seek current information and educate themselves in order to be certain that LASIK or any type of Laser Eye Surgery is the best vision correction choice for their individual situation,” said Ms. Carlisle.
The Health On the Net (HON) Foundation (http://www.hon.ch/Global) was founded in 1995 by a group of experts attending a conference on The Use of Internet and World-Wide Web for Telematics in Healthcare in order assist healthcare consumers and providers using the Internet, by assuring access to high quality reliable information through peer review of healthcare websites and certification of sites maintaining quality standards.
www.seewithlasik.com is an objective patient information and education website containing material that will assist patients in making an informed decision about all types of Laser Eye Surgery for vision correction, including LASIK, as well as Lens Replacement Surgery and Lens Implants, for vision correction. This website is useful for those who are interested in learning about LASIK, Presbyopia Correcting Lens Implant procedures, the ICL or Implantable Contact Lens for nearsightedness, how to select a LASIK surgeon, the risks, benefits and complications of LASIK surgery as compared to contact lenses, as well dry eyes and their treatment.
In order to provide consumers with the most unbiased information, unlike many websites offering information about LASIK Surgery, www.seewithlasik.com does not accept funding, support or advertising from pharmaceutical, medical device, laser or lens implant companies.
Katie Carlisle, The Medical Management Services Group, L.L.C.
978-470-8217, or fax, 978-470-8218, or email, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Medical Management Services Group, L.L.C.