Managing Uncertainty in Your Practice

Posted by Madhu Singh on Thu, Apr 02, 2020 @ 11:04 AM

Dealing with uncertainty in your practice can be tough for revenue growth and staff motivation. Many external factors can cause uncertainty like political change, government regulation, recessions, and natural disasters. However, your own practice finances, corporate licenses, or HR changes could also create an uncertain atmosphere.

No matter the cause, the way you can tackle unexpected or unfavorable changes and keep up motivation are similar. Whether it's through mindfulness, teamwork, or leaning on others, we know of tried-and-true methods to manage workload and financial stress.

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3 Visual Optical Resources to Share with Your Patients

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Tue, Mar 17, 2020 @ 10:03 AM

There are countless ways to decorate your eyecare practice. One way is to turn valuable educational material into fun artwork. We've collected 3 great visual optical resources that we think could provide great value for your patients when displayed on the walls in your practice. There are tons of infographics like these out there or you can even make your own with help from online tools.

You'll want to make sure these are displayed in a highly visible wall of your practice's waiting area. If you're going to hang resources like these, dress them up a bit with a nice frame so that the decor in your practice is professional and effective.

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Ophthalmic Coding Resources for Electronic Claims Processing

Posted by Sharon Chin on Tue, Feb 25, 2020 @ 10:02 AM

If you are an ophthalmology professional, it is important to keep your coding knowledge up to date. Especially if your practice sees patients with cataracts, oculoplastics, and other ophthalmological disorders 
 
Whether you are a physician, coding/billing staff, office manager, administrator, consultant, ophthalmic medical personnel, or para-professional, taking the Ophthalmic Coding Specialist (OCS) Exam will benefit you. Here are a few frequently asked questions that we can help answer.
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Eyewear Industry Stats 2020

Posted by Madhu Singh on Tue, Feb 18, 2020 @ 10:02 AM

Researching eyewear and industry trends takes time whether it's through reading articles, discussing with your peers, or going to retail stores yourself. That's why we're here to do that work and let you focus on delivering better patient care.

Today, we'll be focusing on the stats and future trends that will influence your customer's purchases. Understanding where the industry is going can help you with pricing, marketing, and sales strategies for your opticians.

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5 Resources to Successfully Train Your Optical Hire

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Tue, Feb 04, 2020 @ 09:02 AM

Bringing in new talent into your optometric practice is exciting. With new hires comes a boost in creativity, productivity, and positivity. It also comes with the challenge of training the individual quickly and efficiently enough that you can return to managing your practice and seeing patients.

Below are a few optical resources your practice can utilize to train any new employee in your eyecare practice, some are even free.

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