Sharon Chin

Coding & Billing

When Uninsured Patients Cause an Electronic Claims Denial

When the patient can’t be identified as insured by your eligibility check, it can cause a claim denial later on whenever you try to submit...

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Coding & Billing

How Optometrists Prevent Late Claim Denials

We are all human and it’s normal to occasionally forget tasks and miss deadlines. But filing a claim late could result in a denial...

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Coding & Billing

Claim Filing Efficiency Coding Tip: Fundus Photography

We're keeping it simple today with just one important tip on fundus photography. Correct coding procedures are vital to learn early on in...

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Coding & Billing

The ROI of Eyecare Information Technology: Best Billing Practices

We all know that rejected insurance claims cost your practice, but how much exactly? An average sized practice generates 200 claims a month...

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Practice Efficiency

Tweak Your Pre-Exam Workflow to Increase Eyecare Practice Efficiency

The pre-exam section of your workflow can be easy to neglect because you may think that it’s a pretty straightforward process – your...

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Optical Dispensing

Eyewear Display Tips | Eyecare Practice Marketing

If your practice is experiencing a low optical capture rate, it could be because you haven’t spent enough time organizing your frame...

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EHR Software

Talking to Your Patients about EHR Software

Whether your practice has just started using a practice management and EHR software, or you've been using one for years, you may have...

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EHR Software, Government and Regulatory Resources

Why You Shouldn’t be Scared to Switch from Paper to EHR Software

What is your biggest fear? Statistically, the most common fears in America include spiders, confined spaces, and heights. While these might...

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Tips & Tools

25 of The Most Expensive Eye Wear In The World

Let's take a peek into what it's like to dress like the rich and famous with a countdown of the most expensive eyewear available for...

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Optical Dispensing

How to Calculate and Improve Your Practice’s Optical Capture Rate

Optical capture rate compares the number of patients who received their prescription and the number of patients who filled their...

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Practice Management, Staff Management

Training Small Eyecare Practices on a New PM System

Small practices don’t usually get to enjoy the budget and resources that large practices have access to. When it comes to training with a...

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Practice Efficiency, Resources

How to Use Emails Efficiently at Your Eyecare Practice

Ever find yourself drowning in a sea of emails to read and send responses to? Don’t worry; you are not the only one. According to a report...

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EHR Software

4 Ways Your EHR Software is as Scary as Halloween

Halloween may scream commercialism to many these days, but I still find it the most dreading time of the year. Scary-looking masks and...

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EHR Software

Are You Getting Catfished by EHR Software Vendors?

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the show or the term “catfish”, a catfish refers to someone who uses a false identity online, most...

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Resources

How to Hire Your Next Rock Star Employee at your Eyecare Practice

Hiring the wrong person for the job is not only expensive in terms of time and money, but it can also create an unhappy and hostile work...

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Practice Management, EHR Software, Resources

5 Tips for Effective EHR Training

If you’re like most modern practices, converting to a new Electronic Health Records (EHR) software system is in your cards, especially if...

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