Posted 11/4/2016 by Dental Insurance Credentialing in Dental Insurance Credentialing   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 72
Transition Issues Related to Dental Insurance
Transition Issues Related to Dental Insurance We often get questions regarding the transfer of ownership and complications with dental insurance networks. Here are some answers to the most common questions asked by clients: Is the buyer able to bill under the seller’s information? Many...Read More
Posted 9/11/2015 by Dr Bill Adams in Bill Adams, DDS   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 63
Are You Serious or Just Curious?
Thinking About Selling Your Dental Practice? Are you Serious or Just Curious? Understandably, many dentists are initially hesitant when it comes to the idea of selling their practice. Their practice is their identity and, while retirement is a time for new beginnings and fun, it is a big...Read More
Posted 9/9/2015 by Steve Williams in drTransitions   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 77
Exclusive vs. Non-Exclusive Listing Agreements Peter Drucker said “Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes, but no plans!”. We have seen the truth of that statement far too many times. Too often, practitioners are hesitant to sign an exclusive contract with a...Read More
Posted 4/14/2015 by howard in Dentistry Uncensored with Howard Farran   |  Comments: 1  |   Views: 857
Living an Abundant Life with Dr. Bill Blatchford : Howard Speaks Podcast #65
Is it possilbe to work less days and make more money? Can vacations boost productivity? Should new graduates take out more loans to buy a practice? Dr. Bill Blatchford answers these questions and more in this hour podcast interview with Dr. Howard Farran. Stream Audio...Read More
Posted 3/30/2015 by Dr Bill Adams in Bill Adams, DDS   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 89
Presenting Your Practice to Potential Buyers
At Southeast Transitions, we are often asked by future sellers, “What do we need to prepare to present our practice to future buyers?” Here’s what we have found: Have a clear message about the reason for the sale. Prospective buyers will want to know why you are...Read More
Posted 3/10/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 1  |   Views: 134
Documentation for the Dental Practice: A Must
Documentation by dental staff members is equally as important as documentation by the dentist. The dentist and staff entries are considered equivalent; what a staff member writes in a patients chart is regarded as representing the dentist. All staff members should sign or initial their...Read More
Posted 2/9/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 78
Below are Some Tips and Ideas on  How to Manage Patient Risk
Talk with and listen to your patients. Make sure each patient's treatment expectations are realistic. Encourage your patients to ask questions. Eliminate excessive waiting time for patients in the office. Monitor staff courtesy; discourteous staff may be costly to attracting...Read More
Posted 12/29/2014 by Jill Kring Carter aka Practice Prudence™ in Practice Prudence ™   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 101
Position to Transition - Plan Your Exit - Always
#PracticePrudence Practice Transitions. Transitions Planning. Position to Transition. Ready to retire. Avoid regret when you go to retire, sell your practice, or sell your share of a partnership in your dental practice. If you want to make the most selling your dental practice, sell at your...Read More
Posted 10/28/2014 by seanepp in The Practice Buyer's Corner - Random Musings from the Buy-Side   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 172
State of the Union 4Q14
Fellow Townies, 2014 has been a remarkably unremarkable year in many ways. A solid but resoundingly average year. Known challenges still abound - declining insurance reimbursement rates and ever increasing overhead costs. What challenges are folks not aware of and/or intentionally...Read More
Posted 10/8/2014 by howard in Dentistry Uncensored with Howard Farran   |  Comments: 4  |   Views: 1872
Till Retirement Do Us Part: Transitions, Partnerships, Mergers and Acquisitions with Jason Wood : Howard Speaks Podcast #13
Dr. Howard Farran and Jason Wood talk about dental practice transitions. Audio Podcast: Howard Speaks Audio Podcast #13 with Jason Wood Video Podcast: Howard...Read More
Posted 9/26/2014 by Greg Auerbach, MBA in Practice Transitions Made Perfect   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 92
Thought for the Weekend
We spent last weekend at our annual ADS national meeting.. and what a meeting it was. We have the opportunity to work with and hear from the absolute best in the dentistry (generally non-clinical) and that makes each and every one of us in ADS that much better. Discussions about the latest in legal...Read More
Posted 7/5/2014 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 2  |   Views: 1539
Guidelines for Participating in Social Networks over the Web
Guidelines for Participating in Social Networks over the Web As in all professional fields, it is disapproved to interact with patients outside of the office. Dentists should be wary if they choose to interact with patients on personal networking sites such as Facebook. The...Read More
Posted 6/26/2014 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 1952
How To Avoid A HIPAA Violation In The Use Of An Office Copier
Protected Health Information on Photocopier Hard Drives Many dental practices lease photocopiers and simply return the photocopier to the leasing company to replace it with the latest model. However, most dentists are unaware that their old photocopier could subject their dental practice...Read More
Posted 4/21/2014 by Dr Bill Adams in Bill Adams, DDS   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 814
Peace of Mind: The Sale of Your Practice After Your Death
This article is about one of the most selfless things a dentist can do for his family, staff and patients to safeguard their futures. If you are over 60 years of age or plan on working as long as humanly possible, this is essential. Have you created a codicil to your will stating how your...Read More
Posted 4/21/2014 by Dr Bill Adams in Bill Adams, DDS   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 3375
3 Commitments for Success with your Dental Practice
There is a famous quote by Albert Einstein that says: “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Yet this is exactly what we so often do when we are locked into our old patterns of behavior or become too...Read More
Posted 2/24/2014 by Jill Kring Carter aka Practice Prudence™ in Practice Prudence ™   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 4216
Navigating Successfully the Potholes and Bumps in the Road to Practice Partnership or Ownership
Professional advisory grows from years of experience and expertise, providing ease with which to navigate every pothole or road bump in the industry, man made or otherwise. Fluency in the many languages of the process is a requirement for 'Dr. Buyer.' It is invaluable. With the large amount...Read More
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