How to keep your practice’s future secure while staying connected with patients
The U.S. now has more confirmed cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) than any other country. Not only is the global pandemic presenting new public health challenges daily, it also is forcing medical practices into uncharted territory. How can doctors stay connected to their patients during this time? How can you continue to provide care and services to patients? How can small or solo practices, like other small businesses, weather this crisis and prepare for the future? Read More
Are you tapping into the power of the patients you already have?
Attractive, patient-focused website? Check. Active social media accounts? Check. Targeted, high-quality advertising strategies? Check. More medical practices are upping their marketing game to attract new patients in a competitive health care climate where consumers have more choices than ever. Read More
Are you making these common mistakes that turn off patients?
You’ve likely heard the saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” A photo that went viral on social media earlier this year proves the truth of that statement. As Forbes reported, a young boy in Arizona stopped “dead in his tracks” on a shopping trip when he saw an ad featuring a boy in a wheelchair, just like him. “He just stared at it in awe! He recognized another boy like him, smiling and laughing on a display at Target,” his mother wrote on Facebook, alongside a photo of her son. Read More
Eye care professionals are ideally suited to offer surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic services
For some ophthalmologists and optometrists, adding cosmetic services to their practices happens naturally. A patient who comes in for an eye exam may ask about eyelash-lengthening serums like Latisse, or a blepharoplasty patient may inquire about Botox. For other eye doctors, adding aesthetic offerings is a strategic decision to increase revenue. There are pros and cons to delving into cosmetic procedures and products, as well as some special considerations to be aware of. Here, experts discuss what you need to know.Read More
Happy New Year! Are you ready to take your practice to the next level in 2020? Focus on a few specific goals proven to help you build patient loyalty and brand awareness and plan steps to accomplish them. It doesn’t have to be hard or time-consuming. Here are three resolutions for doctors to consider making this year. Read More
Tips on getting started with this effective digital marketing strategy
You keep up with CME requirements. You upgrade your technology and embrace new innovations in medicine. So why would you cling to outdated practice marketing techniques? If you’re still using only traditional marketing tools like print brochures and display ads in lieu of digital marketing, you could be missing out on more patients, higher conversions, and even a more personal connection with patients. Read More