Online Crash Course to Profitability in Your Eyecare Practice

Posted by Madhu Singh on Mon, Mar 16, 2020 @ 11:03 AM

For the majority of the year, optometrists can work in their local area or their optometry practice. However, ODs generally need to attend conferences and tradeshows in order to build relationships within the industry, learn from peers, and compare software solutions. 

Not being able to attend CE or events in person due to travel bans, health concerns, or lack of funds can be tough for optometrists who learn best through interaction. That's why we're hosting free webinars March 26th & 27th with a focus on generating profits through claims, technology, and regulation.

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Optometry Product Development Insight with Sam Khan

Posted by Madhu Singh on Thu, Mar 12, 2020 @ 08:03 AM

Have you ever thought about the fact that the equipment and software you use everyday in your practice might have been designed anywhere from last year to 20 years ago?

As all optometrists know, the processes and needs of patient care have changed quite a bit since then. So, how are product designers and engineers adapting healthcare products to meet these needs? We wanted to show you a slice of how eyecare tools and products are designed, updated, and managed by interviewing one of our own.

Sam Khan has worked in the eyecare industry for almost 13 years. He started at OfficeMate/Eyefinity as an analyst, but quickly grew his influence over product development and leadership. He is now the Head of Product at VisionWeb. Let's hear what he has to say.

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Optician Software Summary: 6 Reasons Opticians will Love Uprise

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Tue, Mar 10, 2020 @ 09:03 AM

As an optician, you're the final person that a patient usually interacts with in the practice. Which also means that the patient's time with you could be what they recall most clearly after they leave the office. When patients get handed off to you, it's important that you have the tools and resources available to make their time in the dispensary go by quickly and enjoyably and have them walking out the door after ordering the perfect frames.

Having a practice management and EHR system that keeps the entire practice working off of one smooth workflow will help make things easier for you in the dispensary. Let's take a look at a few things most opticians love about Uprise EHR & PM because it makes their jobs easier.

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Practice Makes Perfect: Optometry Office Software Training

Posted by Stefanie Pielahn on Thu, Feb 13, 2020 @ 18:02 PM

Taking on a new optometry office software to do everything in your office is a big task, luckily it comes with training! Everybody knows great training will make your experience getting used to the new software so much easier, but still it’s a big undertaking to get everyone up to speed and more importantly, feeling comfortable and confident with the new tool for when you debut it with patients in the office. Here are a few tips that will make training more successful, more realistic, and also much more enjoyable.

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Is Now the Right Time to Make an Optometry Software Switch?

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Thu, Feb 13, 2020 @ 18:02 PM

Making a change in your eyecare practice isn't a decision you make overnight. Something big, like a software change, can lead to a series of changes for your practice, so making the decision usually comes after a build up of complaints or inefficiencies with your current system or workflow.

We have found a few different reasons that it might be time to make a software change in your practice. If you're suffering from one or more of these problems in your practice, now could be the right time to start evaluating new optometry software options.

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