Lets face the facts. New patients are very likely going to “google” you and your practice before making an appointment. When this search happens you want to be found easily.
One way to optimize your website for search engines, and subsequently improve your position in google search rankings, is to make sure your practice website does not have broken links. These broken links are known as a 404 errors.
Does your office staff get tired of fielding phone calls from the oral surgeon, endodontist, periodontist, etc. asking for x-rays, dental histories, or referral information?
If so, maybe you need to speak to them about communicating through a HIPPA compliant, cloud based, referral system.
Below is a nice summary on why a number of our insurance claims get denied. Fortunately, they are basic mistakes that can be corrected quickly. It is a re-post of information from the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).
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There are plenty of reasons an insurer might deny your claims, but the most common billing errors are also the simplest and easiest to correct. Here are the top 3:
“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” Colin Powell
This past weekend Dr. Bruce Ouellette took time out of his busy schedule to meet with several dental professionals in my area to discuss comprehensive dental treatment.
In his lecture he pointed out three things preventing our patients from accepting our best treatment plans.
by Dr. Russell Kirk
If you have a cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) scanner in your office and need assistance from a maxillofacial radiologist check out Dental Radiology Diagnostics.