(Alexandria, Va.) – The Health Care Alliance for Patient Safety (APS) this week announced EssilorLuxottica, a global leader in design and distribution of ophthalmic lenses as its newest member. EssilorLuxottica’s innovation in lens technology has led to the creation of brands that regularly rank among the highest in patient satisfaction, with each solution created by the company to correct vision, protect the patients’ eyes or improve comfort and performance in order to improve patient lives.
“APS members are pleased to welcome EssilorLuxottica, which represents an important addition to our organization’s efforts to advocate for policies that protect patients,” said Dr. David Cockrell, chairman of the Health Care Alliance for Patient Safety. “EssilorLuxottica’s diversified operation and integration is an important perspective into what policies and procedures can improve vision care outcomes while protecting and promoting the doctor-patient relationship.”
EssilorLuxottica lens technologies include brands such as Crizal, Oakley, Kodak, Essilor, Transitions and Ray-Ban. Their eyewear brands are among some of the most recognized brands globally, including Burberry, Chanel, Coach, Dolce & Gabbana, Emporio Armani, Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Tiffany & Co., Tory Burch, Valentino and Versace. With a robust distribution network, like through Clearly, Eyebuy Direct, Lens Crafters, Pearle Vision, Sunglasses Hut, Vision Direct and Target Optical, EssilorLuxottica provides patients exceptional access to high-quality vision products to protect and enhance their vision.
EssilorLuxottica joins APS as a Leadership level member effective immediately.