Eyecare Practice Owner's Guide to Medical Credentialing

Posted by Madhu Singh on Thu, Mar 05, 2020 @ 08:03 AM

For anyone who owns their own practice, medical credentialing is probably something you're familiar with. If you're researching what you need to open your own optometry practice or to move to a different state, then you'll need to know how the medical credentialing process works for ODs.

In order to work with insurance providers, you'll need to complete a review. Jerry Godwin from OMS provided us with his intelligence on medical credentialing from starting the process to what happens after you've been approved. Keep reading to make sure you're in compliance with your state's laws and requirements.

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How to Boost Sales on Second Pair Frames

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Tue, Mar 03, 2020 @ 15:03 PM

Your dispensary is where the majority of sales happen for your eyecare practice. When your patient walks out with more than one pair of frames, that can be big benefit for your profits. But everyone in the biz knows that second pair frame sales aren't always easy to come by. The opticians in your practice play a big role in making your final frame sales, but everyone in your practice should be encouraging sales throughout the entire practice.

We've got 4 expert tips to help you and your team overcome your monthly sales goals by boosting second pair sales. What has worked the best for increasing sales in your practice?

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How Scribes Are Used in The Optical Industry Today

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

Scribes in the medical field are typically there to assist doctors with documentation and clerical responsibilities so they can focus more on providing quality care to patients. In some cases, a scribe can act as more than just a data collector, and can help with other things like operations, quality control, and maybe even pre-testing. Some ODs see the additional benefits of taking less work home with them and the ability to see more patients in day. 

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7 Optometry Blog Articles Our Readers are Obsessed with This Year

Posted by Madhu Singh on Thu, Feb 13, 2020 @ 18:02 PM

If you're curious what your peers in optometry are interested in, these blogs have been the most-read by our audience this year. They're full of tips, advice, entertainment, and resources for ODs and office managers. Keep reading to see what everyone's buzzing about:

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Now is The Time to Evaluate Your Office Workflow

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Thu, Feb 13, 2020 @ 15:02 PM

It's easy to fall into a routine in your eyecare practice. Day in and day out you and your staff are shuffling patients through your practice, providing great patient care, selling products, and generating revenue. But what if you could make your daily routine easier on you and your staff?

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