From seller to buyer: Tips for a smooth transitionNeil Baum, MD, and Randy Bauman discuss their tips to making the transition from practice seller to buyer as seamless as possible to keep patient retention rates high. 5 steps to take after your practice suffers a data breach February 10, 2017By John Campanelli Perhaps you thought it would never happen to an office your size, or that you were protected, but it’s happened anyway. The benefits of cleaning out your practiceToday, I donated the suit that I got married in. Yep, I took it to the secondhand store and walked away. 5 tips to keep your exams on trackHave you ever sat in the exam room with a patient and felt like the exam had gotten away from you? 5 mistakes doctors make that can cause big problems January 10, 2017By Karen ZupkoPoor cash controls are still one of the most common risks we discover during our consultations. 7 ways physicians can take control of uncompensated time January 10, 2017By Lisa A. Eramo MAPhysicians should focus on generating revenue, not putting in a longer workday, experts say 6 financial challenges ODs will face in 2017 January 10, 2017By Giovanni CastelliTo gauge what the new year will bring, we asked experts to weigh in on what challenges they expect optometrists to face in 2017 10 tips to surviving an insurance auditTo protect you and your practice, it is important to have a plan and process in place in the case of an audit Be present with your patientsMake a more deliberate effort to be present with your patients How to prevent no-shows in your practiceNo-shows and cancellations are an annoying part of any optometry practice. They are disruptive and costly, but mostly they are rude.