Position Your Practice for Success
March 23-24, 2019
Innovations for physician leaders and practice administrators to lead a successful modern practice.
Program Director: Ravi D. Goel, MD
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As the health care industry continues to shift dramatically, the Academy hosts its second annual, business-focused “boot camp” designed to address the volatile and complex challenges facing ophthalmic practices right now.
Over a day and a half, you’ll acquire strategic insights and tactical tools that can be applied immediately and have a meaningful impact on your practice’s revenue and growth.
Join business experts and Academy leaders for an intensive, interactive curriculum that will cover:
- Financial and strategic planning that informs management decisions
- Technology trends and process improvements that can increase profitability
- Contracts negotiations, practice valuations and collaborative partnerships
- Best practices for developing a culture of excellence
New! Open to both physician leaders and practice administrators who are Academy members.
New! Physician members in your first or second year of practice: save $100 when you register by Dec. 6, 2018 (discount applied automatically at registration).
You can’t afford to miss this important and valuable opportunity. Seats are limited – register today!
Loews Chicago O’Hare
5300 N River Rd, Rosemont, Ill.
The Lowes Chicago O'Hare is the official hotel for the 2019 Ophthalmology Business Summit. Special summit rate is $129 per night!
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Saturday, March 23 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 24 - 8 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.
Note: CME is not available for this meeting.
Special Introductory Prices
ends Dec. 6, 2018
ends Feb. 28, 2019
March 1 to March 24
|Academy and AAOE Members
|8:30 to 9:30 am
||Opening Session Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and The Value of Connecting
|9:40 to 10:40 am
||Session 2 Prepare for Change: Disruptive Technologies and Trends in Ophthalmic Practice
|11 am to 12 pm
||Session 3A Value Your Practice: Current Investment Trends in Ophthalmology
||Session 3B Understand Financial Statements (or, What Your Accountant Hasn’t Told You)
|1 to 2 pm
||Session 4A The Art of Contracting: Employment and Payer
||Session 4B Make Better Management Decisions Through Financial Data
|2:10 to 3:10 pm
||Session 5 Diagram Your Play: Strategic Management of Ophthalmology Practices
|3:30 to 4:30 pm
||Session 6 Develop a Culture of Excellence in Your Practice
|8 to 9 am
||Session 7A Grow Your Practice Through Collaborative Partnerships
Session 7B Why You Need an HR Policy and a Manual
|9:10 to 10:10 am
||Session 8A Unlock Your Clinic’s Full Potential with The Lean Practice
||Session 8B Resolve Conflict through Improved Communication
|10:30 to 11:30
||Session 8A (continued) Unlock Your Clinic’s Full Potential with The Lean Practice
||Session 9 Use Technology to Cut Costs, Improve Efficiency and Increase Profitability in Small Practices
|11:40 to 12:40
||Closing Session The Future of Ophthalmic Practice: A Culture of Collaboration
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