Publications - HealthCare Registries



The following articles are designed to address issues that providers need to consider when they are transitioning to value-driven healthcare. Utilizing a clinical outcomes registry such as Healthcare Registries is a key step in making that transition.

Direct Secure Messaging Click for details...

In order to improve your clinical outcomes, it is necessary to communicate efficiently and securely, via Direct Secure Messaging, with other members of the patient care team.
The article entitled
Why Faxing Instead of Direct Messaging Puts Your Practice at Risk for Not Meeting New Federal Requirements James E. Grue, OD
Ronald P. Snyder, OD, FAAO
Michael J. Lipson, OD, FAAO, FSLS
first published in Review of Optometric Business, Mar 3, 2021
will help you understand the benefits of using electronic communications.

Empowering the Patient Click for details...

One of the most important steps in transitioning to value-driven healthcare is to recognize the importance of the patients’ role in improving outcomes.
In chronic conditions, decisions the patient makes on a day-to-day basis have the largest impact on clinical outcomes.
The articles in this section highlight ways you can engage with the patient to empower them to make better daily decisions. There are a series of articles in this section that include: Other articles of interest in this section

Understanding Clinical Outcomes Click for details...

Clinical outcome analytics, available through HealthCare Registries, will be new to most providers. The articles in this section will help you better understand clinical-outcome analytics and how you will use them in your practice:

The 21st Century Cures Act Click for details...

The 21st Century Cures Act is going to affect every part of your practice. It is designed to stop information blocking and foster more efficient flow of patient health data so that patient information is always where it is needed when it is needed. The articles in this section will help you understand the effect that these new rules will have on your practice

Electronic Health Records Click for details...

We are entering an era in healthcare that is often referred to as IT Driven Healthcare. Electronic health records give you the ability to do things that simply cannot be done with paper records. The article in this section entitled
What’s in Your EHR? Michael J. Lipson OD FAAO FSLS
first published in Review of Myopia Management, Feb 1, 2021
will help you better understand the important role that your EHR plays in the care that you deliver.

Healthcare Reform Click for details...

Most medical practices have adapted to the changing climate of healthcare by converting to an “outcome-based care model”.
It’s time for eyecare providers to make that switch as well.

Practice Management Articles Click for details...