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Posts by Kate Nabinger

4 Reasons People are Scared of Cloud Computing in Eye Care

Posted by Kate Nabinger on Oct 6, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Many people have fears associated with the use of cloud computing in eye care, and with the lack of knowledge out there, it makes sense. However, anyone who does their research knows that cloud computing is not only something that should not be feared, it should be adopted sooner rather than later, because it is the basis for future business models.

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Cloud-Based EHR

Files on Fire: A Playlist for Moving Paper Files to EHR Software

Posted by Kate Nabinger on Sep 27, 2014 10:00:00 AM

When you adopt EHR software in your office, you no longer need all of those massive stacks of paper files scattered throughout your office. Last week, we had a blog post that touched on the different ways you can archive your paper files into digital forms, so you can make our office less of a fire hazard.

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EHR Software, Industry Pulse

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How to Use EHR Software to Cope With Difficult Patients

Posted by Kate Nabinger on Sep 22, 2014 10:00:00 AM

You love your patients; you really do, because they are all wonderful people. BUT, there is always going to be a few patients that can drive you up a wall. You know, the ones that always seem to come in on the worst days. The ones who really exemplify all the reasons you want an EHR software with a patient portal,so that they can take care of their paperwork before coming in, and check out all of your diagnosis and education materials online, from home. Yeah, those patients. Well, we have put together a brief compilation of GIFs to personify some of these difficult patients for you.

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Industry Pulse

Social Media for Optometrists: Fostering Relationships with Patients

Posted by Kate Nabinger on Sep 20, 2014 10:18:00 AM

I was once told that, if you want someone to like you, you should ask more questions about them. Everyone likes to talk about themselves-- and why not? You're your own greatest expert. So, when looking to build and strengthen relationships with your patients, you need to make connections and build relationships, and what better way is there to do this than social media for optometrists? Whether that means using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or others, the social media bandwagon is definitely one you should jump on when trying to learn about the people around you.

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CE at Vision Expo: From Optometric Software to Business Solutions

Posted by Kate Nabinger on Sep 10, 2014 10:00:00 AM

In order to be considered a knowledgeable, reliable optometrist, it is required that you keep up with the times in terms of business solutions, optometric software, and technology through continuing education credits. New products, developments, and discoveries are happening constantly, and it is very easy to fall behind. This is why courses are offered at Vision Expo, to help you catch up and learn about the topics you aren't as familiar with, and this year there are many courses that look intriguing. We picked out a few that we think are going to be highly useful and informative! Which classes are you looking forward to attending? Let us know in the comments below or tweet them to us! And don’t forget to find us at Vision Expo at Booth #MS9035! Add us to your show planner here to make sure you don’t miss out on our booth. 

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