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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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5 Things New Optometrists Should Know About HIPAA

For a student just coming out of optometry school, the idea of trying to build a successful practice can be quite daunting to say the least. With the demands of trying to provide quality patient care, competition for retail business from discount web sites, and the difficulty of trying to …

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