Every practice works differently and requires a workflow that is unique to their patients' needs. A workflow that's effective for one practice may not apply to your practice because of your patient personas, organizational structure, or location.
However, there are a few important features that every standard workflow should have to make every patient visit run smoothly and efficiently. Today, we share the 3 parts of the workflow every practice wishes they had.
3 Things Your Office Workflow Should Accomplish
Most practices should wish for a workflow that:
Communication Among Teams
Good communication throughout the workflow is very important in making sure that your patients don’t repeat the same information multiple times, and ensuring that the right information gets passed along quickly. A good practice management and EHR system can help you keep track of everything. These are some examples of how it can help in the different stages of the workflow:
There are two ways that patients can get more involved in managing their health, and help your workflow move faster.
Quick Patient Flow
If your current patient flow time is longer than 45 minutes, it might be time to improve. For a full break down on how to improve each section of your workflow, download our eBook, Optimizing Your Workflow with Optometry Software.