What You Need to Know About Dentistry in 2022
Why Cybersecurity Matters for Your Dental Practice
Technology has improved the efficiency of dental practices, particularly the use of cloud-based systems for billing, operations, patient data, storage, marketing, email, and more. But increased reliance on cloud solutions and connected devices opens the door to cyberattacks.
Given the current epidemic of ransomware attacks against businesses large and small, it...
In Focus: Vaccines in the Dental Office
The American Dental Association (ADA) recently published frequently asked questions (FAQs) about vaccine mandates for employees of dental practices. Given the challenges of operating a dental practice in the new normal, it takes a lawyer who represents dental professionals to protect your interests. Let’s take a look at key takeaways from the...
The Necessity of Dental Technology in the New Normal
As the nation recovers from the pandemic, technology will continue to shape the practice of dentistry. From user-friendly software and practice management programs to in-office technology and teledentistry, dental practices became increasingly reliant on technology during the pandemic and will continue to do so in the aftermath.
Given the costs...
Dental Practice Transitions in the New Normal
In Focus: Advances in Dental Medicine
Though the pandemic has significantly impacted how dental practices operate, dentists have been able to navigate these unprecedented times due in part to technological advances. In the new normal, patients can expect to receive not only quality care but experience greater comfort and convenience as well.
Whether you are a newly minted...
ADA Calls for Improved Access to PPE
The unprecedented demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) brought on by the pandemic has strained supplies of these crucial healthcare products for dental practices. Now, the American Dental Association (ADA) is urging the federal government to improve access to personal protective equipment (PPE).
In Dec. 2020, the ADA sent letters to...
Most Dentists Anticipate Steady or Increased Reliance on Telehealth Going Forward
The Impact of COVID-19 on Dental Practices
The coronavirus pandemic continues to dramatically impact the practice of dentistry as millions of Americans are delaying appointments. Some observers believe that this will result in an increase in practice transitions and consolidation in the dental industry. The best way to navigate this unprecedented challenge is to consult with an attorney who represents...