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A few EHR New Year's resolutions In 2014, I wrote a plethora of articles for Dental Products Report and Dental Practice Management about the projected future of electronic health records in dentistry. Recently, I have had the opportunity to sit in on numerous EHR vendor demos for clients ranging from small practices to large groups and DSOs. The bottom line is that I have had an insider look that most people don’t have into what 2015 will bring when it comes to EHR adoption.
How DentiMax practice management software improves efficiency for today’s clinician When Dr. Anita Burkholder, MD, helped her husband, Dr. Rich Burkholder, DDS, set up his new dental practice in Newport Beach, Calif., she advised him to go electronic with his health records. She knew it was essential to embrace the future of dental practice management.
Join the America's ToothFairy Smile Drive to help kids get access to dental care [VIDEO] This February, National Children’s Dental Health Month, join caring dental professionals across the country for the America’s ToothFairy Smile Drive, a national campaign to raise oral health awareness and collect oral care products for at-risk children.
How to achieve clinical confidence with universal adhesives Throughout a workday, dentists see patients for many different treatments, from simple hygiene appointments to more complicated restorative procedures. One of the most common procedures is a direct composite restoration. 
Dr. John Flucke's 10 dental practice predictions for 2015 Each year, Dr. John Flucke shares his predictions for emerging and continuing dental industry trends in the coming year. Here are his predictions for 2015.
HIPAA compliance and digital photography with personal mobile devices As technology continues to provide unparalleled advances and innovation, dental practices continue to change their methods for performing treatments, maintaining patient records and communication. 
Dental scrubs that can help cut costs, work more efficiently Dental Products Report talked to Dr. Chad Wagener, DDS,  about the differences TiScrubs have made in his practice, and why making a good first impression doesn't have to cost more.
The top 5 tips for starting your own practice Opening a practice can be a daunting task full of many unknowns. One practitioner shares her top tips for making the process easier.
Dental fees broken down by geographic regionLooking for the latest dental fee information for your state or region? Look no further than this exclusive report from Sikka Software and Dental Products Report.
Is your dental practice completely HIPAA compliant? As many of you are aware, patient privacy and data security has taken center stage over the past two decades. It started with HIPAA in 1996, then the HITECH Act in 2009 and the “final” HIPAA law, the Omnibus Rules, that were enacted in March 2013 with a September 2013 deadline. For many practices, the rules and regulations are a paradigm shift in how you need to practice.
The importance of ePrescribing in dentistry and some vendors you should knowHaving had the pleasure the past few years of helping practices transition to electronic health records (including prescribing systems), I was excited to see that New York State was making ePrescribing (eRX) mandatory for both medical and dental providers beginning March 27, 2016.