January 2017

Features

  • Battling the Silent Thief

    By JENNIFER KIRBY, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR; PHOTOGRAPHY BY DONALD SATTERLEE

    Sacramento Eye Consultants prides itself on cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic options that enable exceptional glaucoma care.

  • Imaging the cornea

    By ROSA LONG, CRA

    Part six of a seven-part corneal/anterior segment survival guide.

  • Overcome challenges with IOP readings

    By AMANDA WAGGONER, COMT

    An overview of the available tonometer options as well as the factors that impact accuracy with these measurements.

  • MACRA, MIPS started Jan. 1

    By SUZANNE L. CORCORAN, COE

    Here is what you need to know, acronym by acronym.

  • Recruit quality staff

    By CORINNE Z. WOHL, MHSA, COE

    Avoid hiring mistakes by following these five steps.

Departments

  • Viewpoint from the Editor

    By Bruce Maller, Co-Editor

    Happy New (Learning) Year

  • Opening Lines

    By Jim Carlins

    Volunteer organization succeeds with sponsors’ support

  • Customer Service

    By ELIZABETH HOLLOWAY, COE, CPSS, PHR

    Working with difficult patients

  • Coding

    By PAUL M. LARSON, MBA, MMSC, COMT, COE, CPC, CPMA

    Glaucoma testing frequency

  • Compliance

    By C. JOLYNN COOK, RN

    Improve your staff education program