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A Step-By-Step Guide for Verifying EyeMed Insurance

Verifying insurance is an important step in delivering an outstanding patient experience! The last thing you want is a patient to show up at your practice for their scheduled appointment, only to find out they are not eligible for an exam through their insurance. Even worse, if they cancel their appointment, you’re …

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Navigating the 2015 PQRS Requirements

y now, I’m sure you’ve heard terms such as PQRS, meaningful use, EHR incentives, and the like circulating throughout our medical world. Have you deciphered what each of them mean? How about how to avoid the penalties associated with these programs? At the end of 2014, Dr. Courtney Dryer gave new grads a look into meaningful …

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A Step-By-Step Guide for Verifying VSP Insurance

Verifying insurance is an important step in delivering an outstanding patient experience! The last thing you want is a patient to show up at your practice for their scheduled appointment, only to find out they are not eligible for an exam through their insurance. Even worse, if they cancel their appointment, you’re …

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Meaningful Use: The How and Why for New OD Grads

first heard about meaningful use about a year and a half ago. There were news reports of doctors concerned about the implementation of the program. As a new graduate and practice owner, I was concerned how it would affect my practice. I see hardly any Medicare patients so would it really affect …

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