The Overlooked Basics
The Overlooked Basics
A summary of what every dental practice owner should know and implement in the day to day operations of their practice.
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Risk Management

Risk Management

9/21/2017 10:36:20 AM   |   Comments: 0   |   Views: 70
Below is a list of items that every practice owner should be aware of.
 
 
1. Prepare a new comprehensive employee manual (including a social media policy, cell phone and Internet policy), which also includes new overtime regulations.
 
2. Prepare a new employee package [documents for applications, credit screens, etc...], including employee evaluation and interim employee evaluations.
 
3. Prepare an up to date HIPAA (including new forms) and OSHA manual.
 
4. Non-disclosure and non-solicitation agreement signed by every employee [and a non-compete signed by key employee, associates and independent contractors]
 
5. Website and social media disclaimers/privacy terms.
 
6. Intellectual Property (IP) protection (protect your name, logos, slogans) (trademark/service marks filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office].
 
7. Assignment of website design as to your practice Intellectual Property [from your web designer to you].
 
8. Estate Planning (Wills, trusts, etc...)



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