This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 550.
There is no fee to view this course. There is a fee of $35 to take the exam and claim CE credits for this course.
This course details many of the different aspects of technology that dentists should pay
attention to when designing or redesigning their offices to ensure a well-planned, patient-focused,
technology-driven and technology-aided practice. Topics covered include treatment room
design, “future proofing,” HIPAA compliance, security systems, sound systems, waiting room
aesthetics and front office systems.
Description of Speaker:
Reuben Kamp is the CEO of Darkhorse Tech, a managed service provider IT company for dental offices. The son of a general dentist in Ithaca, New York, Kamp has been around dental since he was a baby. His company currently supports 400+ offices in 45 states and provides all services a dental office needs in support and HIPAA compliance. In addition, Darkhorse Tech is slated to complete 45 dental startup practices in this year alone. Kamp has been featured on podcasts like "Dentistry
Uncensored with Howard Farran" and "Delivering Dental WOW with Anissa Holmes." In addition, he travels around the country speaking at conferences and to dental groups.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Understand the technology decisions that need to be made before opening an office.
- Understand how to “future-proof ” an office to open the most cost-effective practice now.
- Understand the different types of monitor and audiovisual/TV setups available for treatment rooms and other locations.
- Know the different types of sound and security camera options and designs available.
- Understand how to be HIPAA compliant from day one.
The author declares that In the past 12 months, he has had a financial interest, arrangement or affiliation within the field of dentistry or health care with his company, Darkhorse Tech Inc.
Farran Media is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association
to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not
approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards
of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education at
Farran Media is a nationally approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2022.
Provider ID# 304396
This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 1.5 hours of verifiable CPD.
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providing content that is accurate. The CE provider, however, does not
independently verify the content or materials. The CE provider does not
represent that the instructional materials are error-free or that the content
or materials are comprehensive. Any opinions expressed in the materials are
those of the author of the materials and not the CE provider. Completing one or
more continuing education courses does not provide sufficient information to
qualify the participant as an expert in the field related to the course topic
or in any specific technique or procedure. The instructional materials are
intended to supplement, but are not a substitute for, the knowledge, expertise,
skill and judgment of a trained health care professional.
Continuing education credits issued for completion of online CE courses may not apply toward
license renewal in all licensing jurisdictions. It is the responsibility of each registrant
to verify the CE requirements of his/her licensing or regulatory agency.
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For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education