Posted on March 22, 2017 by chriseyefinity
Dr Masoud Nafey, O.D
Masoud Nafey, OD
Have you been considering moving to a cloud-based Electronic Health Record but it just feels too scary, too hard on your staff, too much change for this moment in time? As optometrists we can all agree changing anything we are used to — or something that works because it has become an auto-pilot endeavor – is a difficult decision to make. When I joined Eyefinity as VP of Professional Relations I had day-to-day interaction with the team who was developing and promoting the product, answering customer calls, and working with new clients as they learned our software. I realized early on that as doctors, we learn best from each other; we want the truth and nothing but the truth; we’re ok with a little pain, but we want to know what to expect and then we’ll jump in feet first.
It doesn’t take an OD with 30 years of experience to know what might help you process the idea of embracing change. Of course, who better to share their journey than one of our most loyal Office Mate/ExamWRITER users who has decided to take a leap of faith. Enter April Jasper, OD, owner of Advanced Eyecare Specialists in West Palm Beach, Florida, a Vision Source practice. Dr. Jasper has been using OM/EW for years. Only recently has she decided to move to Eyefinity EHR. She intends to write a weekly blog chronicling her experience. We’d love to hear your comments as you walk the path with her.
Dr April Jasper, OD, FAAO
April Jasper, OD, FAAO
With the start of a new year I am looking forward to deploying a new EHR. As a long-time OfficeMate user, I adopted, ExamWRITER in 2006. I worked diligently, as many of you have, to integrate my equipment and reduce as much paper in my practice as possible. When I was faced with Meaningful Use, ExamWRITER took me through that challenge easily. Now we are faced with MIPS.
As we look at the future of healthcare one thing I know we all can agree on is that change will take place rapidly. It is imperative that we find ways to improve our processes in the office, speed up our data entry while eliminating errors and stay HIPAA compliant. And of course, keep costs to a minimum.
When I began looking for a solution to all these challenges in an EHR system, I looked at several options. I consistently came back to the company that I have built a solid relationship with over time and that is Eyefinity. I am impressed so far with EHR. Not just the software solution but also the process of getting started and onboarding with a team who sees my success as a requirement for their success.
As I move through this process of implementation I look forward to sharing with all of you my experiences and helping you to see what the process will look like as you start down this path to the future. Let’s work together to make it easy. After all we are all in this together!
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Posted on February 17, 2017 by Dr. Nafey
Part of my job with Eyefinity is talking with the eye care community about our shared experience using Eyefinity software. Something I admire about Eyefinity is the way they support eye care professionals throughout their entire professional journey. From the day you go live with Eyefinity® EHR to the day you sell your practice, Eyefinity is listening, innovating, and improving.
This is the inspiration for my February #DoctorKnowsBest. Eyefinity improves its software constantly by learning from dedicated doctors like April Omoto, OD, CPEHR, CPHIT how they use the software. Whether you recently went live or are a seasoned EHR pro, there’s always something new to learn. In this webinar, Dr. Omoto will share some EHR secrets that make her a super-user.
Title: 25 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do In Eyefinity EHR
Date: February 23
Time: 4:30 p.m. PT
In January’s #DoctorKnowsBest webinar, Duane Wires, OD conducted a full eye exam using Eyefinity EHR and talked through how he uses the software on an iPad to save time and engage better with his patients during exams. You can watch the recording here. Thank you, Dr. Wires!
If you have any questions or comments or are a doctor interested in presenting in the series, please email email@example.com. I also want your suggestions for topics we can cover in upcoming presentations. Thank you for joining me for #DoctorKnowsBest!
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Posted on January 25, 2017 by Dr. Nafey
It’s 2017 and #DoctorKnowsBest is back! We’re kicking things off with a unique presentation from EHR expert Duane Wires, OD. Dr. Wires will conduct a full eye exam using Eyefinity® EHR, and talk you through how he uses the software on an iPad to improve efficiency and boost patient engagement.
Title: Real Talk: an OD’s Perspective on EHR
Date: January 31
Time: 4:30 p.m. PT
Register here: http://ow.ly/FhT3308lLQO
Last month, Eric M. White, OD shared a variety of strategies he’s used over the years to grow his practice into one of the most successful in the nation. You can check out the recording of his presentation here. Thank you, Dr. White!
If you have any questions or comments or are a doctor interested in presenting in the series, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. I’d also love to hear your suggestions for topics we can cover in upcoming presentations. Thank you for joining us for #DoctorKnowsBest!
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Posted on December 12, 2016 by mattcandau
Earlier this morning, Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine announced the recipients of the 2016 EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards. Thanks for voting for us as your preferred Practice Management Software Company for the sixth consecutive year! Your support is awesome!
We’re also honored by your votes for us for the third year in a row as:
- Readers’ Choice, Practice Management Software Brand
- Readers’ Choice, Electronic Health Records Brand
We value your feedback and are committed to delivering you the best practice management and EHR solutions. Your support drives us to continue to improve and provide quality solutions for you every year.
What’s the Word on the Street about Eyefinity® EHR? Click here to find out why Eyefinity® is your favorite.
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Posted on November 23, 2016 by Dr. Nafey
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I would like to wish all of you safe, warm, and happy holiday with friends and family. During this season, the Eyefinity team reflects on all that we are thankful for – and we are so very thankful for you! As doctors and eye care professionals, you help people see and improve the quality of their lives every day. You also manage practices, keep up with advancing technology, and weather complex changes to government regulations. This is no easy task, and we are thankful that you choose Eyefinity to help your practices and patients thrive.
Whether you will be celebrating this Thanksgiving with a turkey or a Tofurkey, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade or football, the in-laws or “Friendsgiving,” we hope you have a great holiday.
Masoud Nafey, OD
Vice President, Professional Relations
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