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e-Services

Google Results

May 24, 2016

When you Google some dentists by name you find a direct link to their web site at the top of the page. To the right is a big box with the address, phone number hours of operations and lots of patient testimonials. This does not happen by accident. The big box is created by Google […]

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Drug Reference and ePrescribing for Dentists

March 10, 2016

Our Lexicomp application has established us as the industry leader in providing dentists information and tools to support safe diagnoses and medication treatment decisions. We offer dental-specific content that cannot be found in the vast majority of other medication and clinical decision support solutions. Source: Drug Reference and ePrescribing for Dentists | Clinical Drug Information […]

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Yelling Down the Hall – OperaDDS

March 3, 2016
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Jakari Care – Going Paperless

February 9, 2016

A new resource: Intelligent tablet-based system issued to patients in the waiting room and used to collect, summarize and highlight important patient information for providers. Source: Jakari Care – More time for great care. I have looked at many of these kinds of products or services and in my opinion this is by far the best. […]

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New online tools available for Cigna dental customers and practices

December 15, 2015

From DentistryIQ: Cigna dental customers will have access to improved cost and quality transparency tools, including dentist profiles and verified patient reviews to help compare dental offices and services. Most customers will be able to see actual fees for services by dentist, personalized to their specific plan details, including copays and deductibles, before they make an […]

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It is not all Parties and Presents; Serious Year End Planning

November 16, 2015

Year end is rapidly approaching. For many of our patients this is a great time of year to get some needed dental work done. Some will have met their yearly deductible and will have better coverage for care, others will have met the minimum for a medical dental tax deduction and still others may have […]

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Santéch to Launch Transformative Dental Re-credentialing Solution at NADP

September 23, 2015

I-Enroll consolidates all of the data required for credentialing into a digital “bank” and makes it simple to automatically fill out and submit enrollment forms for insurance companies. Source: Santéch to Launch Transformative Dental Re-credentialing Solution at NADP Keeping up with all the regulations and credentialing in a dental office can be a challenge. It […]

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Dental Appointment Scheduling

July 19, 2015

New Service ready to launch. Are we ready for online scheduling? Schedule a dental appointment or video chat with available emergency dentists. Track your dental history and securely transfer and manage dental records. Source: Dental Appointment Scheduling & Video Chat | Denteractive™ Video here:

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Changing dental insurance with a connected toothbrush

July 3, 2015

From Fortune: …a dental insurance company, giving connected toothbrushes to policy holders makes all the sense in the world. Knowing that your policyholders brush their teeth on the regular means they are less likely to develop cavities and other issues associated with high claims. The insurer might even be able to promote more brushing or […]

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New or Re-Activate?

April 28, 2015

Many dentists spend countless hours and tens of thousands on marketing efforts chasing the elusive new patient while sitting quietly on a fortune. The ADA estimates that the average dental practice generates between $700,000 and one million dollars’ worth of incomplete diagnosed treatment per year. 20% to 30% of your current patients are non-responsive yet […]

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Forms

March 15, 2015

Do you have online forms? Or do you just have forms that are online?

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New direct website allows access to PatientSmart dental content

March 13, 2015

From the ADA News: There’s a new way members can access top patient education content with the ADA’s PatientSmart. PatientSmart is a subscription-based Web portal leading to a library of concise ADA patient education information. Previously, subscribers accessed the content via their own websites that displayed the PatientSmart link. Now the videos and brochures are […]

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Appointments Online

February 2, 2015

From The Dentrix Dentist: A new Dentrix G5 Connected partner has applied the “book anytime” concept to dental appointments. LocalMed (www.localmed.com) is the first online scheduling platform that allows patients to find dentists, view real-time availability and book confirmed appointments, 24/7 via The Dentrix Dentist. Sounds like Open Table for dentistry.

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Sesame Aquired

January 26, 2015

Big news from my friends at Sesame Communications, they have been acquired by “Internet Brands” a major fully integrated online media and client services organization. For current Sesame clients nothing will change right now, however Internet Brands brings tremendous resources and experience to the dental market which will improve the reach and effectiveness of Sesame in […]

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Re-Activate for Year End

December 3, 2014

ActionRun helps dentists improve marketing results by providing cloud-based patient communication services for New, Active, and Unresponsive Patients. Our communication services go much further than simple email, text, or voice reminder solutions. via Improve Dental Marketing Results with ActionRun Services. ActionRun is one of my favorite e-services, especially the re-activation application. It not only contacts […]

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Website Stuck in the 90s?

November 10, 2014

If your website is just an electronic brochure you are stuck in the 1990s. Your website needs to be interactive. That means that users can get information or enter information. This process goes by several names but is commonly referred to as Web 2.0. An interactive Web 2.0 website is not just a static page […]

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ePrescribe

November 6, 2014

Dentrix Users: Dentrix now delivers integration with Allscripts®, the market-leading provider of electronic prescriptions. Accessible instantly, with no downloads or new hardware required, Dentrix ePrescribe is a subscription model, HIPAA-compliant, web-based solution for your practice to send prescriptions electronically to retail and mail order pharmacies directly from Dentrix. via ePrescribe. Why wouldn’t you use this […]

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Mid Continent Dental Congress

November 3, 2014

I will be presenting two sessions at the Mid Continent Dental Congress in St Louis November 13-14. The two topics are Paperless Records and e-Services. The High Tech Paperless Office THURSDAY, NOVEMBER, 13, 2014 Lawrence F. Emmott, DDS 8:00am – 11:30am 3 CDE Course Fee: Free admission, ticket required Is it really possible to go […]

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New Sesame Dashboard

November 1, 2014

From my friends at Sesame Communications: Sesame Releases New Member Dashboard Centralized access to expanded digital Marketing & patient engagement analytics and a new user interface help practices proactively monitor performance and ROI The release of the new Sesame Member Dashboard this month marks another in a long list of continued innovations which comprise define […]

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Profitability Coaching

August 29, 2014

  On of the best sessions at the recent Henry Schein Technology summit in Utah was on the Dentrix coaching program presented by Tammy McHood. Coaching is a remarkable program that virtually every Dentrix office needs to consider. In case you missed it, here is what I wrote about coaching earlier this year. From Dentrix: […]

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