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6 Book Recommendations for ODs

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Sep 10, 2018 1:15:00 PM

Every now and then it's good to take a mental break from your daily routine and explore different options for learning, inspiration, and business motivation. It's easy to get stuck in a routine of doing things and forget to take the time to evaluate your vision for your practice, your team, and your personal growth as a healthcare professional.

Our optometry blog strives to give you the best information and resources for improving your eyecare practice, but we also like to have a little fun. That's why we wanted to share our top book choices to kindle your flame. Whether you're looking to hunker down and take notes or skim for some new ideas, we've found the book for you.

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Tips for ECPs, Practice Management, Education, Optometrist

New Ebook "OD Growth Guide: 5 Essential Insurance Reports"

Posted by Madhu Singh on Aug 13, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Do you have transparency into how much money you're making from insurance payments? If you aren't sure where to start with revenue management, let us highlight the 5 most useful insurance reports you should generate.

Insurance reports analyze your historical billing and claims data to search for gaps, errors, and mistakes. Read on to see how insurance reports can stop you from missing out on potential revenue.

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Optometry eBooks, Optometry Software, Education, Biller

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New OD Handbook: Small Business, Big Profits

Posted by Madhu Singh on Aug 6, 2018 10:00:00 AM

It's no surprise that superior patient care is the top priority across optometry practices. However, ODs have to treat their practice like a small business in order to see it thrive in the growing eyecare industry. In order to provide the best patient care, your practice should have a productive team, a stable financial standing, and a patient-focused marketing/sales strategy.

In our latest ebook, we identify and provide solutions for common challenges in four major business areas for optometry practices. Read on to learn how you can transform your human resources, marketing, finance, and sales tactics.

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Education, Industry Pulse, Marketing Your Practice

Popular Eyecare Industry Events in 2018

Posted by Madhu Singh on Aug 1, 2018 2:16:12 PM

Optometry teams deserve a field trip every now and then. Traveling to an optometry industry event is worth the trip if you're in the market for new inspiration, talent, or tools. Eyecare organizations and professionals organize local and global events for further education, networking, technology demos, and more.

If you're looking to upgrade your practice management or EHR solutions, events like Vision Expo East and West are great for discovering the latest in modern optometry technology. If you're hoping to bring on a new OD, get a CE certificate, or expand your practice in any way, local conference calendars are an effective way to meet professionals who you can learn from or collaborate with.

Browse through our list of the best conferences coming up in 2018 below.

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Fun Stuff, Education, Industry Pulse

How to Calculate and Improve Your Practice’s Optical Capture Rate

Posted by Sharon Chin on Jul 23, 2018 10:00:00 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, it’s important to have your optical software keep up with the number of sales you make. You would want to have a high optical capture rate. In fact, the industry benchmark says that 60% of your patients should be filling their prescription in your practice.  

Showrooming is often an obstacle for practices trying to increase their optical capture rate. Showrooming is when your patient gets a prescription from your practice, tries on a frame that they like, and then buys the product online at a lower price. We'll help you stop showrooming and improve your optical capture rate with the tips below.

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Optometry eBooks, Education