3 tips for a more patient-centric practice
September 1, 2015 -- To become a more patient-centric practice, you need to start name calling, hiding your refreshments, and not introducing yourself, according to Scheduling Institute President Jay Geier. You probably think he's joking. Well, he's not and offers three pieces of advice that will allow you to impress patients and increase your referrals.
MEA|NEA acquires healthcare communications company
September 1, 2015 -- MEA|NEA has acquired the White Stone Group, a provider of healthcare communication management products.
Legal cases: Third-molar extraction with lingual nerve injury
August 31, 2015 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to present a new, regular column from two lawyers who spend every day defending dentists in litigation and before the licensing board. This column will offer our readers a fresh perspective on common practice and risk management issues from attorneys who litigate these issues in the real world.
Dos and don'ts for coaching your staff members
August 31, 2015 -- Practice success requires active leadership from the dentist. Your team, no matter how highly trained or motivated, will still need encouragement and guidance from you. Look for opportunities to praise and support your team throughout the day, Dr. Roger P. Levin notes in his latest Practice Success tip.
Practice turnaround No. 1: Waiting won't make it happen
August 28, 2015 -- When the recession hit in 2008, many dental practices were left struggling financially. In this case study excerpt from his recently published book, Practice Turnaround: Succeeding in the New Dental Economy, Dr. Roger P. Levin illustrates how his organization helped a struggling dental practice regain control and accelerate growth.
The Naked Dentist: Be like Mike
August 27, 2015 -- Who is the best basketball player of all time? While there is plenty of debate, one name in every discussion is Michael Jordan. In his latest Naked Dentist column, Curtis Marshall relates how Jordan worked every day and how that philosophy applies to making your practice the best.
Benco to offer Herman Miller and Nemschoff furniture
August 27, 2015 -- Benco Dental has become a distributor for the Herman Miller and Nemschoff line of furniture.
Are you a dental superstar?
August 26, 2015 -- The days of dental people being introverted nerds who scared people and took their money are fortunately long over. These days, we are friendly, devoted health professionals with upbeat attitudes who change people's smiles and improve their health. But how do we let people know? As the Madow Brothers write, you have to be a dental superstar.
6 ways to use patient-focused apps in your practice
August 26, 2015 -- The numbers don't lie -- mobile health is thriving. At a time when more adults than ever before use their smartphones to get health information, why are many dentists still not incorporating apps in their practice?
In memory of Tom Climo
August 25, 2015 -- In this thoughtful remembrance, practice management consultant Jill Nesbitt honors the life and legacy of Thomas Climo, PhD. She fondly remembers Mr. Climo's writing style, how he encouraged her, and his sense of adventure.
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