How well do you get along with your practice management and EHR system? Most of you will probably say that your relationship could be better. Just like any relationship, working with your system will take some hard work by both parties. But some relationships just can’t be fixed and you’re better off breaking up. So on top of shopping for friends and family this holiday season, maybe it’s time to treat yourself and your practice to a new optometric practice management and EHR software. But before you make that decision, ask yourself the following questions to see if your current system deserves a second chance.Read More
With the holiday season inching closer and closer it's the perfect time to be thankful for what you have both personally, and professionally. What are you most thankful for in your practice this year? If you're utilizing cloud computing in optical in your practice, you're probably pretty thankful for that. The cloud is full of benefits that help save your practice time and money, all while making you and your staff more efficient. And, if you aren't in the cloud yet, check out these 5 reasons why you might be thankful if you make the switch!Read More
Halloween may scream commercialism to many these days, but I still find it the spookiest time of the year. Scary-looking masks and haunted houses scare me even though they aren’t real. But what a lot of doctors fear in their office is very real. Terrifying EHR software that doesn't work can be a real obstacle to running your practice efficiently. Don’t let your EHR scare you! If your system is showing the following signs, it’s time to switch your EHR.Read More
With Halloween around the corner, we think it’s time for a little trick or treating! But instead of candy, we’re throwing in facts about meeting Meaningful Use criteria for optometrists. We’ve passed the October 1, 2014 deadline to receive financial incentives, but you can still participate to avoid penalties. Don’t get tricked by the misinformation thrown out there. Treat yourself to these facts!Read More
Opening your own, independent optical practice is a thrilling experience that will more than likely come with a whirlwind of emotions from excitement to fear to pride in your work. We are here with a playlist to help you work through each stage of this huge step in your life, told by some of your favorite artists over the years. Here’s to success! Here’s to being an independent practice!