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Scheduling Tips

9 Tips to Lower Patient No-Show and Cancellation Rates

By | Patient Communication, Scheduling Tips

It’s so frustrating when a patient cancels their appointment at a dental practice at the last minute. Even worse, they may not show up at all and leave no advanced warning. Patient no-shows and cancellations are a burden because they cost your practice time and money and cause re-scheduling issues.  Helping push more patients show up for their dental appointments takes persistance and accountability. We teach you 6 tips to reduce your patient no-show and cancellation rates. By the end…

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How to Get Inactive Patients to Schedule an Appointment.

By | Office Marketing and Advice, Patient Communication, Scheduling Tips

Moving a patient from active to inactive status is a somber moment. For some reason, one of your patients has not returned calls, followed up with his or her care or been in for a wellness check. However, the battle of retaining that person as a patient is not over. You can leverage today’s medical trends and the appropriate tools, such as making patient registration forms available 24/7, to get them to schedule a new appointment. If your patients have…

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A Quick “To-Do” List for Office Managers in Scheduling Patients Correctly.

By | Patient Communication, Scheduling Tips

As the office manager, it can be difficult to manage the scheduling of appointments in your dental practice. Your staff members are working together to schedule appointments, and you have to address any complaints that may arise from unsatisfied or angry patients. However, you can help organize appointments and optimize the patient scheduling process by following these six tips for how to schedule patients correctly.

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