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Check Guarantee Helps Orthodontists Treat Patients and Secure Payment

Getting braces, whether for children or adults, can be a daunting financial challenge, reaching into the multiple thousands of dollars. CrossCheck’s many services can help both orthodontists and parents/patients as they navigate this financial challenge. Our MED-RDC program boasts several services, including electronic processing through Remote Deposit Capture, as well as Check Guarantee and Multiple Check, all of which can insure payment for the provider and payment options for the patient.
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Combat Inflation and Complete the Sale with Multiple Check

According to a recent survey by LendingClub and PYMNTS, 61 percent of Americans report that they are living paycheck to paycheck. Perhaps the most astounding statistic to come out of the survey, however, is the fact that 48 percent of respondents making $100,000 or more also say they live paycheck to paycheck.
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Best Way to Accept Payment in a Dental Practice

on Wed, Dec 01, 2021 @ 08:37 AM By | Patrik Jorgensen | 0 Comments | Dentists CrossCheck Multiple Check
A patient shows up at the dentist’s office in excruciating pain, needing an emergency root canal and eventual crown, both costly procedures often only covered at 60 percent by insurance providers. As a healthcare provider, the dentist sees the patient while the front office begins to crunch the numbers and tries to get confirmation from the insurance provider.
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Understanding the Best Finance Options for Dental Offices

on Thu, Jul 22, 2021 @ 11:15 AM By | Rudy Campos | 0 Comments | Dentists Multiple Check
For dentists, improving a patient’s oral health and watching them leave with a bright smile are indicators of success. Depending on the level of work involved those bright smiles can come with significant price tags. While big-ticket dental procedures are good for business, coming up with funding can be a challenge for your patients. To keep the success of your office booming, you will want to provide the right financial options for your patients and understand the best finance options available for dental offices. One of the best options available allows your patients with steady employment to pay those bigger bills over a specific period using multiple checks. When combined with check guarantee services this creates a win-win scenario for you and your patients. 
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AACD 2019 Advances the Field of Cosmetic Dentistry

on Wed, Mar 20, 2019 @ 11:45 AM By | Kyle Escamilla | 0 Comments | Dentists Events / Conferences
The field of cosmetic dentistry works in the business of improving smiles — an important part of daily life that positively affects our health, confidence and the mood of others. The 35th Annual Scientific Session by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry is the perfect place for cosmetic dentists to learn how to build a greater number of smiles among their patients. The event takes place at the San Diego Convention Center April 24 – 27 and is open to both aspiring and experienced cosmetic dentists hoping to expand their industry knowledge.
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American Dental Association Holds ADA 2018 Conference in Honolulu

on Tue, Oct 09, 2018 @ 08:45 AM By | Harrison Friedes | 0 Comments | Dentists Events / Conferences
If your dentist is in a noticeably cheerier mood this fall, it could be because he/she just attended a five-day conference held by the American Dental Association (ADA) in Honolulu, HI. This year’s conference, ADA 2018, takes place October 18 – 22 and features a wide variety  of educational sessions as well as notable speakers, a tradeshow and networking events. The American Dental Association exists to power the profession of dentistry and to assist members in advancing the overall oral health of their patients. Current membership stands near 161,000.
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Conference Targets Managers of Dental Offices

on Tue, Jun 12, 2018 @ 09:38 AM By | Harrison Friedes | 0 Comments | Dentists Events / Conferences
My first grade self was in the back of mom's car. As usual, I was contemplating what I could do to earn my freedom from the unwanted tasks my parents kept serving me. A conference for managers of dental offices was the furthest thing from my mind. “Hey Mom? Why do we have to brush our teeth?" Mom answered, "Because … your teeth will rot if you don't." On principle, I wasn't willing to let that sit: "Cavemen didn't and they were fine!" I sat back, anticipating permanent liberation from dental hygienic practices. "Yeah," Mom replied, "and cavemen died at 30." That day, I learned that (1) being a caveman was no longer a realistic opportunity for my future; and (2) teeth and dentists are important. Enter the 14th Annual Dental Management Conference on July 19 – 21 in San Antonio, Texas — an excellent choice for continuing education units (CEU), networking opportunities, and learning invaluable material in the company of other managers of dental offices.
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American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry 2018 Conference Preview

on Wed, Mar 28, 2018 @ 07:00 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Dentists Events / Conferences
On April 18 – 21, U.S. dentists, dental assistants, hygienists, lab technicians, office personnel and patient coordinators in cosmetic dentistry will travel to the McCormick Place Lakeside Center in Chicago, Illinois for the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) 2018 Conference. The 34th annual scientific session will present new and enhanced educational opportunities for dental professionals at all levels and positions. The AACD 2018 program consists of:
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5 Strategies for Dental Offices to Attract New Patients

on Thu, Feb 08, 2018 @ 11:16 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Dentists
Dental offices recognize that building a loyal clientele is essential for both new and established practices. Allocating resources to an ongoing recruitment plan while providing exceptional oral health care and performing routine responsibilities can appear daunting. However, minimal and or unsuccessful marketing efforts can lead potential clients to competitors. To successfully increase patient numbers and revenue, U.S. Dental offices can implement the five following strategies.
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Explaining Dental Insurance to Patients

on Mon, Dec 11, 2017 @ 03:29 PM By | Joe Gargiulo | 0 Comments | Dentists
It’s important for dental offices to determine a simple method of explaining dental insurance to patients. There are many providers and plans for individuals paying their own insurance as well as those covered by employer-based policies, so it’s easy for patients to not fully grasp all of the moving parts. It helps to have a fluent office manager or front-of-house person who can review each patient’s plan and distill the detailed information down to terms that make sense. Surprisingly, many dental offices assume patients understand the dynamics of dental insurance and don’t review coverage with new patients in advance of the first exam or treatment. That’s not the right way to start a new relationship.
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