Friday, November 07, 2014 1:08 PM
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.
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.
Thursday, September 04, 2014 12:21 AM
Wink Technologies, Frames Data IDA Integration
Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:15 AM
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.
Thursday, June 05, 2014 12:18 AM
MediGain’s reimbursement and billing support, now incorporating Nextech’s practice management system.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Monday, December 17, 2012 12:02 AM
Similar to instrument integration, image management systems also transfer data to EMRs but are more highly specialized.
Monday, December 17, 2012 12:00 AM
Any eyecare professional who is not already aware that the government is
offering financial incentives for installing electronic medical records
(EMR) in their practices is dangerously behind the times.