TITLE

Database helps with practice benchmarking

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Ophthalmology Times;12/1/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 23, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the development of an ophthalmology practice benchmaking database by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Academy of Ophthalmic Executives in the U.S. The database is intended to collect information from various ophthalmology practices to help prepare the members for the age wave and to meet the demands for the increasing eye care services. Moreover, it will cover on other significant issues such as financial and staffing measures.
ACCESSION #
23484728

 

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