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Your Dental Practice Dashboard: Metrics at Your Fingertips

When it comes to tracking the progress and growth of your practice,  metrics  and KPIs (key performance indicators) can be spread from your bookkeeping  software,  to your website analytics, to the numbers your business manager is tracking (probably in his/her head).

Topics: Dental Practice Management Dental Software Cloud Dental Software cloud based dental software

3 Ways Cloud-Based Dental Software Saves You Money

 

One of the biggest misconceptions when it comes to cloud-based dental practice management software is how much they cost. And while it's true, practice software is a big investment, the benefits of cloud-based solutions and their relative cost make them a great option. Often, cloud-based software is less expensive than its traditional, on-site counterparts. The lower price point combined with the benefits give dentists a strong option for running their practice with cloud-based dental software.


Topics: Dental Practice Management Dental Software Cloud Dental Software cloud based dental software

Why Cloud-Based Dental Software Protects Better from Cyber Attacks


Unfortunately, cybersecurity breaches are a constant in the news these days. From HBO to Equifax, it seems like no one is immune from attack. As small business owners, an attack of any kind can make or break a business. That's why protecting your business is so important. At tab32, we've talked a lot about the benefits of our cloud-based dental software, but let's focus specifically on how cloud-based software is more secure than a legacy system.

Topics: Dental Practice Management Dental Software Cloud Dental Software cloud based dental software

Improve Patient Relationships & Retention Using Cloud Dental Software


The reality for dental practices is that competition is tough and each patient represents an investment in time and resources. However, building a true relationship with patients can yield a beneficial partnership between both parties. It's not rocket science to build this relationship, but it does take work. Many dental practice software programs assist with this, and tab32 is no exception. Patients expect top-notch dental care, but they also want a great experience with the office in general. From scheduling appointments to understanding treatment options and making payments, the interactions need to be smooth and intuitive, without being intrusive.

Topics: Dental Practice Management Dental Software Cloud Dental Software cloud based dental software

How to Choose a Cloud-Based Dental Software for Your Practice

So you've decided that maybe a cloud-based dental software system is the best solution for your practice. Great! (If you're not yet convinced, you can read up on some of our favorite reasons for choosing a web-based software over a traditional version here or here.) There are a number of vendors out there to choose from, so how will you know the best option for your practice, needs, and budget?

Topics: Dental Practice Management Dental Software Cloud Dental Software cloud based dental software

3 Ways Cloud-Based Dental Software Will Boost Your Practice

In theory, good dental practice management software makes life easier for office managers, dentists, and other staff. And if you've invested in a great system, it will enhance the patient experience. Unfortunately, this isn't always the case for many practices and their software systems. Often, dentists and other staff waste hours of time trying to get their legacy systems to do what they need to manage the day to day basics of their busy practice.

Topics: Dental Practice Management Dental Software Cloud Dental Software cloud based dental software

How to Get the Most from Your Dental Practice Management Software

When it comes to dental practice software, you know you're making a big decision. The software is not only an investment of money, it's an investment of time and energy by you and your staff. Not to mention, changing systems can turn into a huge, expensive hassle. For these reasons, it's important that you get the most out of the tool you choose. 

Often, dental management software has lots of features that you may not be aware of. Also, you want to research for all critical features in one single system than later discovering that you need another system e.g. patient communication. You can prevent a lot of these situations, here are four ideas how:

Topics: Cloud Software Dental Practice Management Cloud Dental Software

Beware of fake Cloud Dental Software – Draw the Impostors out!

Have you seen a fake apple iPhone? Imitation iPhone’s looks real until you use it and find , its function  is nowhere near a real iPhone. 

Why bring this up? Recently, many legacy dental practice management vendors have started hosting their existing antiquated software using legacy products like Citrix, and tricking customers that they are receiving a "cloud solution". Analogous to the fake iPhone, these antiquated cloud hosted practice management systems fall short in user experience and accessibility compared to  true cloud based systems.

Topics: HIPAA Cloud Dental Software

A modest 3% improvement in patient attrition rate can increase a dental practice value by $100K

Do you know your practice's patient attrition rate? As per industry experts, on an average, dental practice has more than 20% patient attrition yearly - one of the highest in healthcare. There are many reasons for having such a high attrition rate, like competition on cost of treatment, number of dentists in a small area and lack of distinction in  services.

Topics: Patient Communicaiton Cloud Dental Software Patient Retention Patient Loyalty

$5 Dollar Starbucks Latte For A Dental Practice

Have you ever wondered why a person pays $5 dollar for a cup of coffee that only costs less than 25¢ to make? The price we pay is premium of receiving CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE in purchasing and consuming a coffee. What does it mean? Can your dental practice benefit from it?

Topics: Patient Communicaiton Cloud Dental Software Patient Retention Patient Loyalty