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Document, document, document — be sure to document all comments and discussions regarding employee performance. Sign and date the documentation and have the employee sign it also.

Practice: Manage Your Career

Manage your dental career from graduation through retirement, and everything in between. Find practical advice and tangible resources on a wide variety of practice issues.

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FAQ on New HCP Regulations, Part 2

DEA reclassifies Hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) as Schedule II substances, tighter restrictions apply effective Oct 6, 2014. What does this mean for your practice?

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Dental Staff

2013 Survey of Dental Fees

You can now view the 2013 Survey of Dental Fees which includes national average fees for over 200 commonly performed dental procedures broken down for both general practitioners and each of the six specialties.

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Dentist Staff

Determining the Ideal Size and Space of Your Practice

Opening a dental office is a significant step in a dentist’s career. One of the first major things you need to decide is the size and location of your ideal space.

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Social Media

Things to Consider in Adopting a Social Media Policy

Help avoid legal problems down the road by having a carefully drafted social media policy for your dental practice.  Employees will have a better understanding of what’s permitted and what’s prohibited.

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FAQ on Medicare Part D
Dentists who treat Medicare patients must either enroll in the program or opt out in order to prescribe ... Read More
The Real World: Practical Practice Answers
It’s official: you’ve graduated dental school, have your license to practice, and are employed by ... Read More
Group Practice Forum 2014
Dentists increasingly practice in groups, yet the types of groups in which they practice are so varied that ... Read More
Medicare Decision Infographic
If you are unsure about enrolling or opting out of Medicare, use this easy flowchart to figure it out. Click ... Read More
What to Know About Influenza Prevention and Control
Many symptoms of influenza are non-specific. Therefore, it is possible that the patient you are treating may ... Read More
A Dentist's Guide to Selecting a Lawyer
Sometime during your professional career you may need to hire an attorney.Sometime during your professional career you may need to hire an attorney. Read More
Medicare Enrollment or Opt-Out FAQ
When it comes to Medicare, you may be trying to decide whether to enroll or opt-out. Below are a few of the ... Read More
Secure Exchange of Digital Images
In recent years, dentists have started to use electronic methods of transmitting health records and digital ... Read More
2013 Survey of Dental Fees
The 2013 Survey of Dental Fees is here! It covers material collected in 2013 from the 2,198 responding ... Read More
FAQ on New HCP Regulations
Follow this link for a second installment of questions and answers about the new regulations for ... Read More
FAQ on New HCP Regulations, Part 2
You’ve asked, we’re answering!  Here is a second installment of questions and answers about ... Read More
The Most Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Dental Codes
When it comes to the Code on Dental Procedures and Nomenclature, better known as the CDT Code, most dentists ... Read More
Running Windows After Microsoft’s “End of XP Support” Deadline
Are you one of the estimated 27% of PC users who are still using Windows XP? If you’re doing so after ... Read More
The Affordable Care Act and You
The “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,” (ACA) had an October 1, 2013 deadline for the ... Read More
Starting a New Dental Practice Checklist
Starting a New Dental Practice Checklist Starting a New Dental Practice? ... Read More
Resources for Opting Out of Medicare
A dentist must follow certain steps to formally opt out of Medicare. If you are considering opting out of ... Read More