Browse Tutorials and Educational Opportunities
This section is designed to help you to maximize this benchmarking application. Courses, podcasts, articles and various tools are available to help you apply the ASOAnalytics results to improve efficiency and identify areas of opportunity for your specific practice.
The video tutorials below provide general instructions for navigating the website, as well as key definitions for completing each survey. You'll also find guidance on interpreting the report results.
Watch to discover the common features of the ASOAnalytics website and learn how to keep your account up to date, add users, and complete surveys.Play Video
Definitions and Reporting
This tutorial will ensure you compare your practice to similar practices by helping you understand common terminology used in the demographic survey and formats used throughout the ASOAnalytics application, including which definitions may be slightly different in ASOAnalytics than in your practice.Play Video
Before completing the provider productivity survey, watch this video for guidance on preparing the right reports to complete the survey.Play Video
Learn the different reporting formats and how to interpret the benchmarking information by watching this brief overview about the ASOAnalytics provider productivity reports.Play Video
The educational series is designed to help administrators in two key areas: 1) make it easier to gather and participate in benchmarking; 2) apply the information in practical daily management and decision-making processes.
Understanding & Using Provider Productivity Benchmarks
In this webinar, the presenters review provider productivity benchmark definitions and the early results from ASOAnalytics. After providing brief descriptions of the most commonly used provider productivity benchmarks, they provide case studies and describe how administrators use these results in practical ways to create financial analysis of opportunities and use the benchmarking results to continuously improve their practice performance.
EyeTalks Radio periodically presents topics related to benchmarking.
BENCHMARKING FOR BETTER
Andrew Maller, MBA, COE and Maureen Waddle, MBA of BSM Consulting, two recognized benchmarking experts in the field of ophthalmology, discuss the top three benchmarks that can help administrators assess the health of their practice and offer tips for using benchmarks for sound business decisions.
A NEW BENCHMARKING TOOL
Host Joe Theine, Practice Administrator at Four Corners Eye, interviews Andrew Maller, MBA, COE and Maureen Waddle, MBA of BSM Consulting, two recognized experts in the field of ophthalmology to discuss ASOAnalytics as a gamechanger for benchmarking your practice with a true apples-to-apples comparison.
This library of articles allows better understanding of benchmarking and how to use benchmarking for financial analysis and identification of operational improvements.
- BENCHMARKING FOR OPHTHALMOLOGY PRACTICES
- CASE STUDY: USING BENCHMARKING DATA TO FACILITATE PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT
- BENCHMARKING: CAN THE NUMBERS LEAD YOU ASTRAY?
- BENCHMARKING: A TOOL TO ENHANCE OPTICAL PROFITABILITY
- DASHBOARD REPORTS MAKE A PICTURE WORTH 1,000 WORDS
- BENCHMARKING RETINA PRACTICES