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Fit multifocal lenses for older and younger patients
Fit multifocal lenses for older and younger patientsBecoming an experienced multifocal contact lens fitter allows ODs to address visual needs for two patient populations: presbyopes (and emerging presbyopes) and myopic children. Knowing when to choose a soft multifocal vs. a gas permeable or specialty design will increase fitting success for the OD as well as patient satisfaction.
Why aren’t ODs referring to each other?Know those optometric colleagues locally who have invested both time and money into the technologies and educated themselves on contemporary care algorithms.
Risk management lessons from an opioid trial
Risk management lessons from an opioid trialThe use of opioid medications to treat pain is at a watershed moment in the United States.
Tips for auditing physician employee personnel foldersHave you ever done an audit of your employee personnel folders to review the actual information that has made its way into these folders? There have been many Department of Labor changes in the past couple of years, so now would be a good time to pull several folders and analyze the contents.
5 financial mistakes doctors can avoidNobody likes acknowledging mistakes—especially when it comes to finances. It can be painful to admit when we’ve made bad choices or have fallen short.
Medicare pay reform, population health will disrupt RCMSmall practices that enroll in value-based initiatives will see revenue cycle disruptions and loss of income, one expert says.
Physicians need to be vigilant when choosing RCM solutionsBefore physicians buy a revenue cycle management system they should do more than listen to a vendor’s sales pitch.
[Quiz]: Are you a coding pro?Or could you be leaving money on the table?
New administration may mean new approach to HITExperts discuss how the federal government will approach technology during Trump presidency
It’s time for everyone to stop talking interoperability and actually achieve itIt’s time for healthcare to learn from other industries and make solutions for physicians available at the touch of a button