Optometric Practice Owners Spill Their Secrets On Building A Successful Business

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Tue, Dec 03, 2019 @ 15:12 PM

Running a successful optometric practice requires a wealth of knowledge. While years of hard work and quality education prepares ODs to care for the ocular health of their community and patients, many practice owners were never taught how to run a business effectively.

While there are business lessons that can be learned in a classroom, many business lessons can only be learned by first hand experience or from a mentor whose guidance can help budding ODs prepare for practice success.

Although many online communities bring ODs and eyecare professionals of varying experiences together, many ODs who need help may not know what questions to ask or what they need help with. That’s why we created this eBook.

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Apply These Project Management Techniques in Your Optometry Practice

Posted by Madhu Singh on Thu, Nov 21, 2019 @ 07:11 AM

Technical project management has become extremely useful for technology companies with teams of developers. However, we've seen applications of common project management techniques can be useful for optical businesses as well.

These methodologies break down projects into tasks, resources, stakeholders, and other pertinent information. They can help manage your staff schedule, workflow, and your patient-facing operations. They can also help you incorporate learnings from failures into your workflow seamlessly. Keep reading to see which methodology might work for your practice below.

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4 Ways to Drive Your Optical Practice Growth

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Tue, Sep 10, 2019 @ 13:09 PM

In the eyecare industry, thinking of new ways to increase profits and generate new patients can be difficult. For those optical practices looking to grow their business, but don’t know where to start, the path to business growth usually starts with setting long-term goals, supporting successful staff members, and leveraging technology and resources effectively.

This post explores four areas your practice can focus on to influence practice growth.

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Flowchart: Which Optical Software Is Compatible with Your Practice?

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Thu, Sep 05, 2019 @ 11:09 AM

Technology is used in every step of your workflow and optical dispensary these days. And everyone has different comfort levels when it comes to using modern technology. Choosing optical software can sometimes be intimidating when you aren't well-versed on data storing or cloud computing. With all of the options available for eyecare providers, how will you determine which technology is the best fit for your practice?

We've created a flow chart to help you determine which optical software technology is a good fit for you: client-server, cloud-hosted, or cloud-based. Answering these questions will get you closer to discovering which optical software might work best for your preferences.

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4 Superstar Qualities Your EHR Software Should Have

Posted by Tenzin Yulo on Tue, Aug 13, 2019 @ 13:08 PM

For those of you who already use an electronic health record (EHR), ask yourself a few questions. When was the last time you spoke to your EHR vendor? Do you remember when you accepted your vendor into your practice? If you don't think that you've established a close relationship with your vendor, that's probably not a good sign.

For those of you who are shopping for an EHR software, with so many vendors to choose from, it can get pretty overwhelming to figure out which is the perfect fit for your practice. We’ve compiled 4 superstar qualities an EHR vendor should have to make sure your practice is receiving top quality performance.

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