Recommended Business/Equipment Financing
Ready to apply for your business loan for that Practice? or need some financing for that new Retina Optos? Dat and Aaron has partnered with these recommended to offer fast, flexible business loans or equipment financing designed for the unique needs of optometric professionals
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GreatAmerica is the largest independent, family-owned national commercial equipment finance company in the U.S. A $2 Billion company, GreatAmerica was established in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1992 and has a staff of over 600 employees with offices in Iowa, Georgia, and Minnesota.
The GreatAmerica Healthcare Division partners with top medical equipment and software manufacturers and distributors to provide hassle-free finance solutions for healthcare professionals, practices and clinics.
Visit www.greatamerica.com for more information about us or contact our Healthcare support representative to apply for financing.
Phone: 507.929.5112 or toll free 866-288-9957 ext 5112
Virtual Masterclass: A Healthy Financial Mindset in Practice Ownership (Adam Cmejla, CFP) 1 hr COPE CE
Running a practice takes a significant investment of time, money, and energy. It can be extremely rewarding, but it can also be a catalyst for ODs living a life filled with stress, anxiety, and pressure. Learn proven, math-based approaches to solving pain points in the strategic manner in which you manage your practice.
Virtual Masterclass: Diagnostic Imaging in Macular Degeneration (1hr COPE CE)
We are ecstatic to host our next live CE event with the brilliant Dr. Jessica Haynes. We hope this CE event will help you better understand AMD technologies and gives some ideas on what technologies will be the best for your patient base and your practice.
This lecture will review diagnostic imaging strategies useful in the evaluation of macular degeneration including fluorescein angiography, optical coherence tomography, fundus autofluorescence, and optical coherence tomography angiography.
SWOT vs PEST Optometry Analysis
KEY POINTS: (1) SWOT analysis is for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats, and is used for preliminary stages of decision making regarding business planning. SWOT analysis is simple. Draw a symmetrical grid with four boxes and label them Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats. (2) PEST analysis helps better understand environmental factors that can affect a…
Make Your Practice More Profitable (FB Live)
With rising challenges from decreasing insurance reimbursement, increased overhead, and online competition; being profitable in the private practice setting has become harder than ever. But here’s the thing: all these rising challenges can be dealt with and tackled head on. All that is required is creativity, “start up thinking,” and some sage advice from our…
CARES ACT Provider Relief Fund (HHS) Update – All Hail the Mighty Second Payment
In January, many eye doctors were excited, hey 2020 was supposed to be the Year of the Optometrist, right? Well, everything came crashing down when mid-March hit, thanks to a certain, highly contagious respiratory illness. While there has certainly been a lot of negative repercussions with the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and public health crisis, there…
All You Need to Know about the PPP Flex Act
Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, Congress has passed a number of bipartisan bills aimed at helping the economy in a number of ways. One of the most recent is the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA), which was signed by President Trump on June 5th. This article will answer all your questions…
PPP Flex Act & Forgiveness: Strategies and Highlight for Optometrists (Guest Post)
[Editor’s Note]: This is a guest post written written by Adam Cmejla, CFP®, one of our sponsorship partners. Aaron and Dat are extremely strict about guest requirements in that they must be educational and informative to our readers. Every guest post is vetted, read and upheld to the highest standards of ODsonFinance. Your trust is the most…
Recovering and Re-Opening after COVID-19 (Live Event)
COVID-19 has undoubtedly caused a lot of pressure on ODs both in personal and professional settings. However, recent news of states lifting stay at home orders and allowing business to resume have many ODs hopeful, but also filled with questions. Restarting from operational, staffing, cash flow and marketing standpoints raise major concern for practitioners. Our…
Land the Perfect Optometry Career: Nailing the Job Interview
You’ve made it past the first few rounds of the career search. You’ve explored and applied for an open position, there has been some initial contact between you and the employer, and now you’re due for the actual job interview followed by (hopefully) a contract negotiation. You’re doing great, but the real fun lies ahead. …