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7 Pieces of Advice to Ignore In Your Optical Social Media Campaign

Posted by Alli Yarbrough on Tue, Dec 08, 2020 @ 09:12 AM

With the strong prevalence of social media, more and more businesses in the optical industry have started their own campaigns. Successful implementation of an optical social media campaign can be a challenge, but if done right, can be very beneficial to your business. Not only does a social campaign blast information to a large amount of people, but it also adds brand personality and value to your company name.

There’s a lot of popular advice out there about social media, but much of it should not be followed if you want to be effective in the eyecare industry specifically. So, we have come up with 7 pieces of advice that you should ignore when implementing your optical social media campaign.

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3 Big Advantages of Cloud Computing in Any Eyecare Practice

Posted by Alli Yarbrough on Tue, Jan 22, 2019 @ 11:01 AM

Have you ever sent an email through Gmail, video chatted on Skype, or listened to music on Spotify? If you have, you have already used cloud based technology. So, you’ve used the cloud in your personal life and are familiar with it, but what exactly is cloud computing and how can it help your optometry practice?

Cloud computing refers to storing and accessing data and programs through the Internet. Services in the cloud are managed by a provider and your data is stored on an external network of servers. The information you store is available through a reliable Internet connection, meaning you don't need to invest in computer hardware with heavy upfront costs.

With cloud applications, all you’re required to do is load the application once, log in, and start using it. Keep reading to find out why your eyecare practice might benefit from adopting the cloud.

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The Ultimate Checklist of Meaningful Use Criteria for Optometrists

Posted by Alli Yarbrough on Wed, Aug 14, 2013 @ 04:08 AM

More than 11,000 ODs have already registered for the Meaningful Use Program, but many practices are hesitant to get started. Whether you're still contemplating adopting an EHR or just don't know how to get started, you're not alone. The purpose of the program is to make healthcare more consistent and transparent with the use of electronic health records (EHRs). Taking advantage of the Meaningful Use Incentive Program will not only be a positive decision for your practice, but you also have the opportunity to receive payments from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. So how can you get started?

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The Inside Scoop on Optometry Practice Management Software

Posted by Alli Yarbrough on Wed, Aug 07, 2013 @ 03:08 AM


Choosing the right practice management software can be a challenge, but with the right advice we are confident you can find the perfect fit for your practice. Together, with Steve Sunder, VisionWeb's Director of Sales - Provider Channels, we have provided you with the inside scoop on optometry practice management software. Let's get to know a little more about Steve and his thoughts on optometry practice management software, electronic health records, and Uprise, VisionWeb's new practice management and EHR solution.

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3 Common Frustrations with Optometry EHR Software

Posted by Alli Yarbrough on Wed, Jul 31, 2013 @ 09:07 AM

Whether you are looking to switch to a new optometry EHR software, or if it is your first time shopping for one, it can be a challenge. It is a tall order to choose that perfect EHR that will be the best fit for your practice. However, after doing some research, you can find a vendor who will always make you their first priority!

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