Archive for the ‘Member Advantage profile’ Category


VisionWeb offers members tools for running modern billing departments – Are you using them?

August 8, 2012

While many practices may be stuck in the habit of going to multiple sites to manage claims, modern billing departments are embracing the use of clearinghouses and all the efficiency that comes with them. As a practice owner, you need to make sure your staff has the tools and knowledge to run an efficient modern practice. Take a look at what modern practices are doing to get the most out of their claim filing processes. Read the rest of this entry ?


Company provides best-of-class CPT data, information services

June 15, 2012

By John Rumpakis, O.D.

ReimbursementPlus. com is a comprehensive, Web-based, real-time service that provides up-to-the-minute Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code reimbursement information, all related CPT code data and characteristics, and state-of-the-art information regarding CPT code and medical record-keeping compliance. Compared to any other system available, AOA members will find highly advanced features that are extremely user-friendly. Read the rest of this entry ?


Recharge your retirement planning in 2012: Consider consolidating accounts

June 15, 2012

When you’re looking for ways to make the most of your retirement savings, don’t overlook the advantages of rolling over eligible retirement plan accounts from previous employers into your current retirement plan account. Read the rest of this entry ?


What is AOACodingToday and why do I need it?

May 29, 2012

By Ron Rush, vice president, Sales and Marketing

Attention all AOA members! We would like to remind you about the AOA online coding and reimbursement database—AOACodingToday. This is a FREE AOA member benefit. Developed and administered by Physician Reimbursement Systems (PRS), the database is a complete coding and billing tool that will help you determine the proper coding and billing rules for accurate reporting of your services for reimbursement. Read the rest of this entry ?


Wells Fargo Practice Finance helps plan for the future

May 8, 2012

As an AOA Member Advantage Program participant, Wells Fargo Practice Finance helps optometrists like you plan for the future of their practice. With customized financing programs and preferred rates for AOA members, Wells Fargo Practice Finance can be a valuable asset when planning for the future — whether you’re looking to start a new practice or acquire an existing one, upgrade equipment, increase cash flow or build equity. Read the rest of this entry ?


Bank of America offers tips on taking care of personal information

April 20, 2012

Take care of your personal information

You are the single best person to protect your personal information because only you can control what information you share.

Protecting this information is the first step in reducing your risk of identity theft and fraud. Read the rest of this entry ?


AGIA offers cancer insurance plan for peace of mind

March 13, 2012

No matter what your age, gender, race, or occupation, cancer does not discriminate. According to the “2010 Cancer Facts & Figures,” Americans have an overall one in three lifetime risk of being diagnosed with cancer. Read the rest of this entry ?