athenaClinicals vs. ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
athenaClinicals
Score 8.9 out of 10
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ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Score 10.0 out of 10
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ManagementPlus was an opthalmology EHR, a brand among the nine brands now united as Eye Care Leaders; ManagementPlus was acquired in 2016. While Eye Care Leaders continues to support ManagementPlus EHR and supporting platforms, they state they've combined collective knowledge and developed a complete set of operational solutions – beyond software – designed specifically for eye care practices.N/A
Pricing
athenaClinicalsManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Editions & Modules
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Pricing Offerings
athenaClinicalsManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
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athenaClinicalsManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Top Pros
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Features
athenaClinicalsManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Billing and Claims Management
Comparison of Billing and Claims Management features of Product A and Product B
athenaClinicals
8.4
8 Ratings
9% above category average
ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
9.2
1 Ratings
18% above category average
Real-time eligibility verification9.38 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Claims management8.38 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Coding9.07 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Patient billing8.38 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Financial Reporting7.08 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Patient Scheduling
Comparison of Patient Scheduling features of Product A and Product B
athenaClinicals
8.2
8 Ratings
3% above category average
ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
8.7
1 Ratings
9% above category average
Rule-based scheduling7.76 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Automated appointment reminders8.38 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Automated patient check-in8.37 Ratings00 Ratings
Multi-location support8.38 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Calendar interface8.36 Ratings00 Ratings
Electronic Medical Records
Comparison of Electronic Medical Records features of Product A and Product B
athenaClinicals
8.9
9 Ratings
20% above category average
ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
9.3
1 Ratings
24% above category average
Charting / document management8.99 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Templates8.99 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Patient portal10.08 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Mobile/tablet support8.47 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Fax integration9.99 Ratings8.01 Ratings
Integration with other EMR and PM systems7.69 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Workflow automation8.89 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Speech recognition9.04 Ratings9.01 Ratings
Customization7.29 Ratings10.01 Ratings
E-prescribing9.99 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Medical Security and Privacy
Comparison of Medical Security and Privacy features of Product A and Product B
athenaClinicals
8.4
9 Ratings
0% above category average
ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
10.0
1 Ratings
18% above category average
HIPAA compliance8.39 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Role-based permission levels9.99 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Data backups and redundancy8.39 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Local mode / networking failsafe7.08 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Workflow and Scale
Comparison of Workflow and Scale features of Product A and Product B
athenaClinicals
8.8
9 Ratings
12% above category average
ManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
10.0
1 Ratings
24% above category average
Task tracking8.39 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Specialty-specific workflows8.38 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Multi-office / multi-physician capabilities9.99 Ratings10.01 Ratings
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User Ratings
athenaClinicalsManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Likelihood to Recommend
6.8
(9 ratings)
10.0
(1 ratings)
Usability
8.2
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Support Rating
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
athenaClinicalsManagementPlus EHR, from Eye Care Leaders
Likelihood to Recommend
athenahealth
Works well for family med and peds primary care. Would not be well suited to wound healing/hyperbaric medicine practice in current configuration as the specific documentation requirements of wound management and hyperbaric treatments don't mesh well with the layout and forms that I observed.
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Eye Care Leaders
It's excellent for ophthalmology.
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Pros
athenahealth
  • Quality programs - able to see what measures are outstanding for the patient
  • Reporting - able to report on multiple financial reports as well as clinical information
  • Standardization of clinical information - the system forces users within the same specialty to use the same templates (as a starting point), therefore it is easier to standardize protocols and treatments of care
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Eye Care Leaders
  • Easy to use billing software in the PM module
  • We are able to keep up with our inventory in our optical showroom
  • We can run detailed reports for information contained in our EHR
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Cons
athenahealth
  • The schedule needs to be improved. You should be able to see the schedule in a day, a week , in a month view and be able to schedule directly from the schedule.
  • It's difficult to name items because they are traditionally corrected very quickly
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Eye Care Leaders
  • I would like zero payments from insurance companies to be able to post and show up in the patient's billing history.
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Usability
athenahealth
Overall the system is good. Actually, this was supposed to be the universal EMR when it came out during the Bush administration.
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Eye Care Leaders
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Support Rating
athenahealth
They are always there. Friendly and organized.
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Eye Care Leaders
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Alternatives Considered
athenahealth
For a surgery center application, it is much better to use a system that is uniquely designed for surgery centers. Using Athena as a less than desirable work around has been a frustrating experience.
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Eye Care Leaders
ManagementPlus was more user friendly; support staff is located in United States, and had all the modules combined. I didn't have to look to different companies for PM and EHR. EHR is customizable to the user.
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