News & Events

OMS-1st Assistant Credentialing Partnership

We are excited to bring you news of a new strategic partnership expanding our abilities for Payer Enrollment and Credentialing services. Starting January 1, 2019 OMS is launching OMS-1st Assistant Credentialing. This joint partnership is specific to expanding the opportunities for us to serve the Optometric and Ophthalmology markets. We will be aligning our respective credentialing businesses and operating them under the OMS-1st Assistant banner. The additional size and resources provide the ability to scale with your business requirements providing quicker turn-around times for your needs. Further, we have the ability, technology and knowledge to respond more quickly to the varying landscape of medical insurance and managed vision care credentialing. You will still enjoy the same team members you have come to know who service your practice needs today as well as meeting our new team. OMS will continue to ensure that we have the best processes and practices when it comes to servicing your business. We will absolutely continue our team’s determination and drive to provide you with the BEST credentialing services in the market. Learn more at... read more

Compliancy Group Interview

Checkout our interview with Compliancy Group concerning Optometry, medical eye care and compliance. Influencer Interviews: Jerry Godwin of Optometric Medical... read more

HIPAA Compliance Checklist

Are you HIPAA compliant?   Here is a simple checklist that will guide you through the process to determine where you stand.  Compliance is not an option.   Take the steps necessary to understand your gaps by using our checklist.   This useful check list is provided by our strategic partner The Compliancy Group.  The Compliancy Group offers a web based HIPAA Solution called The Guard.   You can learn more about The Guard by scheduling a demo and determining how it can help you Achieve, Illustrate and Maintain your compliance. HIPAA Compliance Checklist... read more

ECP Hierarchy: Where are you?

Through the years of working with Eye Care Providers (ECPs), it has become clear that there are 4 levels of providers in Optometry.   Some ECPs choose their level or mode of practice and run with it.  For others, it is based on the market conditions, training and choices in where they practice.   What is clear, there is a smaller percentage who are working up the pyramid towards practicing at the full scope of their licensure.    Where are you? ECP Hierarchy... read more

Insurance Verification: Key to Success

Verifying your patients medical insurance benefits is not just good financial sense, but is great patient care.  It is a great source of educate for the patient when they understand what their medical insurance covers for their eyes. Medical Insurance Verification Article... read more

RCM Platform Launch!

OMS launches new Revenue Cycle Platform that enhances cash flow, provides Insurance Eligibility services and electronic notification of payments.  The new platform reduces errors, speeds up cash flow, reduces payer denials and provides a transparent platform for filing medical insurance... read more