Hannah Hutyra

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An Eyecare Practice Holiday Rush: Preparing for Business and Pleasure

Posted by Hannah Hutyra on Tue, Nov 24, 2020 @ 08:11 AM

The holiday rush is just around the corner, so I'm sure you're busy preparing. Even though an eyecare practice may not have an inventory comparable to a big-box retailer, pulling in the right frames for display to satisfy customer demand is a fine art, especially during gifting season.

But when displays are limited and orders are mostly personalized, you might be thinking how could I possibly be prepared to accommodate patients' taste? First things first, the most important thing for your rockstar employees this time of the year is to emphasize exceptional customer service, which can make a big difference to a stressed-out holiday shopper. If you’re still overwhelmed with the holiday frenzy, check out the tips below; it’s all about finding the right combination of business and pleasure.

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5 Things Independent Optometrists Should Be Thankful For!

Posted by Hannah Hutyra on Sun, Dec 01, 2013 @ 09:12 AM

With all the massive chains and online storefronts looming over the optometry market, it may seem tough to succeed as an independent optometrist. The market is more competitive than ever before, but that doesn’t mean that private practices have any less potential to thrive! For Thanksgiving this year, we thought we’d take a look at all the things that optometrists should be thankful for!

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EHR Implementation: A Guide to Successfully Converting Your System

Posted by Hannah Hutyra on Mon, Jul 08, 2013 @ 07:07 AM

Uprise has welcomed active readers and commenters on our blog, to make guest posts. Stacey Mayer is an eyecare blogger and an optician at Visioniare Eyecare and wrote about her experiences converting to a new eyecare EMR system. We bring her experience and tips to practices who are either going through or planning to go through a conversion.

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Optometric Practice Management: Cloud Computing for Opticians

Posted by Hannah Hutyra on Tue, Jul 02, 2013 @ 03:07 AM


We've all heard about cloud computing technology before. Many of us have even used it for quite some time and haven't even noticed! We thought that it would be interesting to explore how cloud computing for opticians can be used in new and different ways, especially as a practice management solution for eye care practices. 

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The Optometric Practice Management Software Match Up

Posted by Hannah Hutyra on Thu, Jun 27, 2013 @ 04:06 AM


Ladies and gentlemen. Boys and girls. Welcome to the optometric practice management software match up of the century! In this corner we have Client-Server Carl from the optical software heavyweight division. You can only imagine how bulky all that required hardware and software makes him. His costly upgrades and slow demeanor strike fear in the hearts of every system out there.

Now from the opposing corner, we have the one, the only, Software as a Service SaaSsy Sam! Don't be deceived by his light and agile configuration. SaaSsy Sam can really pack a punch! Because he only requires an Internet connection to perform, this cloud computing superstar is always ready to go.

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