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Keeping Schedules Full in Practices with Multiple Doctors and Locations

By Evan Kestenbaum, MBA
Thursday, December 11, 2014 1:30 PM When it comes to keeping established patients coming back to the practice, most optometric offices employ a variety of recall and appointment reminder systems.

VisionWeb's I.O. View [SPONSORED]: How to Calculate and Improve Your Practice’s Optical Capture Rate

By Staff
Saturday, November 01, 2014 10:00 AM Optical capture rate compares the number of patients who received their prescription and the number of patients who filled their prescriptions at your practice. Since frame and contact lens sales are a big source of revenue for many practices, when it comes to your practice’s optical capture rate, the higher the percentage, the better.

ICD-10 Resources Now Offered by Vision West

By Staff
Monday, September 08, 2014 11:49 AM Vision West has partnered with Optometric Business Solutions (OBS) to offer its members ICD-10 training and compliance resources.

Wink Technologies Completes Frames Data IDA Integration

By Staff
Thursday, September 04, 2014 12:21 AM Product: Wink Technologies, Frames Data IDA Integration

C&E Vision Launches New Website

By Staff
Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:15 AM Product: C&E Vision, one of the country’s largest buying groups, has launched its new website, to highlight expanded sections, provide access to new programs like the ECP Interact learning program as well as other exclusive member products and services.

MediGain Partners With Nextech to Provide Enhanced Billing and Reimbursement Services for Specialty Practices

By Staff
Thursday, June 05, 2014 12:18 AM Product: MediGain’s reimbursement and billing support, now incorporating Nextech’s practice management system.

VisionWeb's I.O. View [SPONSORED]: Managing Your Practice: Tightening Your Practice's Belt

By Staff
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 9:00 AM As independent optometrists and practice owners, running your practice isn't just about seeing patients. You're also managing a business. And, as a small business owner, managing your costs is a big part of the job. You probably evaluate your budget and see where you can make adjustments at the end or beginning of the year.

The Intelligent Office

By Andrew Karp
Friday, September 06, 2013 4:00 AM Eyecare practices are now the nexus of a vast and rapidly growing information network that connects practitioners with patients, insurance companies, suppliers, doctor alliances and other medical professionals.

How to Make Sure Your EHR ‘Use’ Is ‘Meaningful’

By Staff
Friday, September 06, 2013 3:50 AM The Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs provide financial incentives for the Meaningful Use of certified EHR technology to improve patient care.

VisionWeb's I.O. View [SPONSORED]: How To Determine if a Practice Management System is Cloud-Based

By Staff
Friday, September 06, 2013 3:40 AM

There has been a lot of buzz surrounding cloud-based services in the optometry space, especially for practice management and EHR systems. But what exactly does it mean to be in the cloud? And to make things more complicated, there are many types of cloud models available.

Late to EHR? Financial Incentives Are Still Available

By Staff
Friday, September 06, 2013 3:10 AM In 2009, Congress passed the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act to promote the adoption and Meaningful Use of health information technology.

Computing in the Cloud for Virtual Data Storage

By Staff
Monday, December 17, 2012 12:04 AM One of the major benefits of using EMR is the potential for eliminating all the storage space previously required by paper records.

Image Management Systems Store Pictures and More in One Place

By Staff
Monday, December 17, 2012 12:02 AM Similar to instrument integration, image management systems also transfer data to EMRs but are more highly specialized.