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First Insight is making it easier for eye care practices to reduce past-due balances, increase revenue, eliminate data entry errors, and get paid faster with the Advanced Patient Portal “Online Bill Pay” module. Online Bill Pay integrates with MaximEyes EHR and practice management software, and it is powered by Vantiv Integrated Payments, a leading credit card processor that streamlines credit card transactions and reporting. 
Is your ophthalmology or optometry practice getting your money’s worth with your in-house billers or eye care billing service? Choosing the best medical billing service is more than just finding someone to process claims.If you are considering outsourcing your medical billing, and are still on the fence about making the leap, here are eight reasons to help you decide. 
On February 22, 2017, First Insight Corporation will celebrate 23 years as a leader in developing practice management and EHR solutions for optometrists and ophthalmologists. Since I first started the company in 1994, our goal has always been to help eye care providers improve their practice—to work more efficiently and be able to provide great care. We want to make our customers’ lives easier so they can make their patients’ lives better.
Medication adherence refers to how a patient conforms to the timing, dosage and frequency of prescribed medications that a healthcare provider recommends. According the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, prescription drug non-adherence costs the U.S healthcare industry almost $300 billion a year.
Now that you’ve decided to implement a practice management and EHR system in your optometry or ophthalmology practice, don’t forget to focus on one of the most important requirements for a successful outcome—selecting your EHR implementation project team.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that ALL providers participating in the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs are now only required to report on a minimum of 90 consecutive days for meaningful use in performance year 2016.
To help you prepare for MACRA and MIPs, the new payment system for Medicare Eligible Clinicians (ECs), we’ve put together a few quick facts, FAQs, and industry resources to help guide you through the complicated process.
Investing in ophthalmology and optometry EHR software is one of the most significant business decisions you’ll make for your practice. It’s important to look for practice management and EHR system that focus on your future goals, not immediate needs—one that works the way you do. 
As First Insight Corporation moves into its second decade of business, our energy remains 100% focused on optometry and ophthalmology EHR and practice management solutions. By concentrating on our customers’ needs and consistently looking forward, we continue to explore ways to improve the patient-doctor experience. This is ultimately what inspired us to start this journey many years ago.