Thursday, January 22, 2015 4:08:00 PM
New This Week
Three staffing experts show how to set goals, define tasks, and evaluate regularly to improve your practice’s financial performance. >>READ MORE>>
By Ken Krivacic, OD, MBA
Following three simple rules can take a company—or an OD practice--from good to great. >>READ MORE>>
By Tina McCarty, OD, FAAO
Providing pre- and post-op cataract care is a practice builder. Tips on how to communicate to patients that you provide such services.
By Nancy Rausman
Measure how well your practice web site puts patients into exam chairs. Then calculate if your site is making—or costing—you money. >>READ MORE>>
ROB Fast Fact
You may be surprised at all the activities in your patients’ lives that are associated with digital device usage. In addition to more predictable use of these devices for work, reading and while traveling, many also say they use digital devices when waking up in the morning and during meal preparation, according to The Vision Council VisionWatch 2015 Digital Eye Strain Report. Forty-four percent of respondents say they use digital devices at work, 43 percent use these devices for recreational reading, and 32 percent use the devices when traveling. Thirty-eight percent use digital devices in the process of waking up in the morning, and 26 percent use digital devices during meal preparation.
Click HERE to read more from Review of Optometric Business professional editors Carole Burns, OD, FCOVD, and Mark Wright, OD, FCOVD, on talking to patients about optimizing their vision and protecting their eye health when using digital devices.
Alcon Offers Complimentary Cataract Patient Education Resources
Alcon has introduced complimentary Cataract Education Resource Materials intended to help you have meaningful conversations with your patients and enhance their comfort level with you and their upcoming procedure.
AOAExcel has announced a new endorsed business partner, Compliancy Group, LLC, which offers an industry-recognized compliance tracking solution, “The Guard.”