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Leadership, purpose are the core of dental practices today
July 15, 2021 -- The pandemic made it clear that the culture of leadership today must encompass compassion, safety, and resiliency. Dr. James V. Anderson discusses how you can embrace these traits so your practice and team thrive. Read More
Proposed $3.5T budget would add dental to Medicare
July 15, 2021 -- U.S. Democrats announced an agreement on a $3.5 trillion budget blueprint that would expand Medicare to provide money for dental benefits, according to a July 13 article in the New York Times. Read More
Second Opinion: Why isn't dentistry considered essential?
July 14, 2021 -- What will it take to get dentistry recognized as essential to U.S. healthcare? Dr. Fred S. Ferguson explores the steps the dental industry can take to boost its value to the larger medical ecosystem in this thought-provoking and multifaceted piece. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: Scheduling capacity
July 14, 2021 -- Cutting just 10 minutes of time per hour can lead to years of extra production time in the long run, explains Dr. Roger P. Levin in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. That means reducing the time it takes to become financially independent or retire. Read More
Now is the time to prepare for the student rush
July 13, 2021 -- What we used to think of as typical returning dates for college students is not true anymore. As the mother of two college students, Lynne Leggett breaks down why now is the time to make sure you have your students scheduled for their regular checkups. Read More
How to care for more patients without more paperwork
July 13, 2021 -- Most people in the U.S. have private dental coverage. As a result, many dentists are in network with multiple plans. But there are also plans you can add that will not increase the amount of time your staff spends on administrative tasks, writes Jenn Stoll in her explanation of dental savings plans. Read More
Do's and don'ts for entrepreneurship
July 12, 2021 -- You might not have considered this before, but dentists are entrepreneurs. Dentists must remember, however, that being stuck in the entrepreneurial stage is not a good place to be, writes Dr. Roger P. Levin. Read More
Ignorance isn't bliss: No-show fees for Medicaid patients
July 9, 2021 -- Lawsuits have been filed against alleged violators related to unlawful billing of Medicaid beneficiaries for missed appointments. But ignorance of the statutes is not a valid excuse for violation, writes Dr. Michael W. Davis in this look at Medicaid billing regulations. Read More
Unified Smiles, Bent Ericksen form partnership
July 9, 2021 -- Practice solutions organization Unified Smiles said it is forming a partnership with human resources consulting firm Bent Ericksen & Assoc. Read More
SRS launches virtual consultations for mConsent
July 9, 2021 -- SRS Web Solutions recently launched virtual consultations as part of its mConsent product solutions suite. Read More
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Conferences
SmileCon 2021
October 10-13
Las Vegas, Nevada United States