Most practices, when they falter, do so because of a gap in administrative leadership. Corinne Z. Wohl, MHSA, COE, focuses her blog “Tuning Up Your Administrator … Tuning Up Your Practice” on ways to help your entire administrative team take their game to the next level as the ophthalmic business environment is becoming more challenging.

BLOG: Finish strong and start anew — get ready for 2017

December 19, 2016

Whatever your practice plans and goals are for 2017, one thing is certain. Tidying up the 2016 loose ends and preparing your practice for what’s ahead prepare you…

BLOG: Are your middle managers strong or struggling?

May 28, 2015

Many middle managers did not start out with their current position being their dream job. Circumstances prevailed, and they found themselves being offered or told that…

BLOG: Evaluating associate physicians and what owners look for when choosing a partner, part 3

March 18, 2015

Here are the last two key points to help guide associate track physicians to become strong business partners and to help owners determine which associates will be the…

BLOG: Evaluating associate physicians and what owners look for when choosing a partner, part 2

March 11, 2015

Continuing the list of key points to help guide associate track physicians to become a strong business partner and to help owners determine which associates will be the…

BLOG: Evaluating associate physicians and what owners look for when choosing a partner, part 1

February 25, 2015

You have signed the contract. You will now work together for about the next 2 years, while evaluating each other. Will you want to be business partners in the future? As…

Lists that keep your administrator organized and productive, part one

August 18, 2014

Administrators must be super-organized. Facing the challenge of wearing numerous hats at one time requires planning. Unless she runs a very large practice…

Health care IT decision-making

July 15, 2014

Between increasingly picky payers and voracious electronic health record demands, your practice’s information technology department is becoming the beating heart…

Monthly department check-ups for a healthy practice, part 2 — more billing tips

April 15, 2014

In my last blog, I discussed the benefits of streamlining administrative tasks by monitoring key benchmarks on a regular basis. An internal comparison to your own…

Monthly department check-ups for a healthy practice, part 1— billing

February 26, 2014

Managing an ophthalmic practice includes many complex processes. It is as important to streamline administrative tasks as it is in the clinic. A quick way to assess how…

Are you helping your managers live up to their responsibilities and your expectations?

December 4, 2013

One important lesson I’ve carried through life from my dad is this: People will treat you as you expect to be treated. I think this is fundamentally true; in one…