Dos and don'ts for financial management: Are you overdue for a collections upgrade?
June 27, 2016 -- Unfortunately, many dentists overestimate their collection rate. Practices often lack efficient, step-by-step systems for preventing and collecting overdues, and doctors don't actually track the numbers. As smart business leaders will tell you, what doesn't get measured doesn't get done, Dr. Roger P. Levin notes in his latest Practice Success tip.
8 ways to address conflict in a family-run practice
June 27, 2016 -- If you own a family-run dental practice, you know how challenging it can be. In her second column on these practices, practice management consultant Sally McKenzie offers eight tips to keep your practice running smoothly and to keep all your employees positive and productive.
Henry Schein offers hotline for W.Va. flooding relief
June 27, 2016 -- Henry Schein is offering its disaster relief hotline to customers affected by the flooding in West Virginia.
Delta Dental Foundation gives $125K to 5 recent grads
June 24, 2016 -- The Delta Dental Foundation has awarded five new dentists for committing to practice in underserved communities.
How to leverage your offline connections
June 23, 2016 -- recently asked Dr. Roger P. Levin of Levin Group and Bekkah Vidal of Wpromote to share their thoughts about offline or community marketing. They discuss the real-world marketing of your practice, how to create goodwill in the community, and more.
Conn. woman charged with healthcare fraud
June 23, 2016 -- A Connecticut woman has been charged with stealing the identity of a retired dentist to operate a healthcare fraud scheme, the U.S. attorney's office announced.
Dominion Dental changes name
June 23, 2016 -- Dental and vision insurer Dominion Dental Services has changed its name to Dominion National.
5 things I wish I knew as a teenager
June 22, 2016 -- How often do you hear someone say, "If I only knew then what I know now"? After 30 years of working with tens of thousands of doctors, Scheduling Institute President Jay Geier has heard it many times. During a recent speech, he realized that his advice for teenagers looking to make their mark also applies to dentists seeking to make their practices successful.
CDA Foundation receives $3M in funding
June 22, 2016 -- The recently approved acquisition of insurer Humana by fellow insurer Aetna will benefit the California Dental Association Foundation.
Komet launches mobile app
June 21, 2016 -- Komet USA has launched a free mobile app with personalized information based on specialty and practice location.
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