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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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10 Tips for Selling Your Practice

If you’ve been thinking of selling your dental practice, these tips are a great starting point before putting your practice on the market. You should also consult to your professional and legal advisors.
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Dental Staff

How to Cultivate Loyal Dental Patients

When your chair-side manner is impeccable and your dental team is friendly, your patients will look forward to coming to your office — not only for routine visits, but for more complicated procedures, as well.
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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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Dentist Staff

When You Have to Terminate an Employee

One of the most difficult things you’ll have to do as an employer, if it ever becomes necessary, is to terminate an employee. In today’s complex employer/employee world, making sure you follow the law is critical.
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Secure Exchange of Digital Images
In recent years, dentists have started to use electronic methods of transmitting health records and digital ... 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
Determining the Ideal Size and Space of Your Practice
Opening a dental office is a significant step in a dentist’s career. It is also quite taxing.  ... 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
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
Opt-Out and Medicare Advantage
Short answers to specific questions on the decision to opt-out provided here. Discover if you may still ... Read More
Medicare FAQ
Many dentists have the same questions and concerns when it comes to Medicare enrollment. The ADA has ... Read More
Dental Records
The dental record, or patient’s chart, is the official office document that records the treatment done ... 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
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
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 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
The Affordable Care Act and You
The “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,” (ACA) had an October 1, 2013 deadline for the ... Read More
Employment Agreements: The Devil’s in the Details
Congratulations! You finished dental school and received an offer to join a practice. That’s terrific ... Read More
Social Media Policies for Dentists
If you put in place a carefully drafted social media policy for your dental practice, your employees will ... Read More
Mandatory OSHA Training
Due to a revision of the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Hazard ... Read More