Carestream Dental, SLOWDENTISTRY ® Partner to Increase Spread of Digital Dentistry, Change Patient Expectations Around Care
 ATLANTA—Carestream Dental does more than just manufacture and sell digital dental technology; it also invests in partnership and education to ensure its users get the most from their systems so they can provide superior care for patients. That’s why the company has partnered with SLOWDENTISTRY ® to promote the use of digital dental technology and ensure it’s being used to its fullest potential.Through this partnership, Carestream Dental will be able to offer select membership opportunities to its users. The company will also share and promoteSLOWDENTISTRY literature and guidance.“It&r...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Orthosnap, Now Partnered with 1,000 Dental Providers, Welcomes Fred Joyal to Advisory Board
Founder of 1-800-DENTIST Will Focus on Rapid Enrollment of Dentist ProvidersNEW YORK, June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Orthosnap, the provider of dental aligner systems that are doctor-guided and free of striations, announced today thatFred Joyal, co-founder of 1-800-DENTIST, has joined the company's Board of Advisors. The company also announced that it is now partnered with more than 1,000 dental practices across the United States. In addition, Orthosnap has promoted Michael Yoon to the position of CEO from his former role as the company's President and COO." Fred Joyal joins Orthosnap at a time when we're experiencing si...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 24, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Proud to Announce Partnership with Leading Ladies in Dentistry
This is the latest in Carestream Dental ’s initiative to elevate women in oral healthcareATLANTA —In its ongoing commitment to promote and support gender equality inside Carestream Dental and throughout the dental industry, Carestream Dental is pleased to have become the newest sponsor of Leading Ladies in Dentistry (LLD). This international organization aims to help young women in oral healthcare become leaders of their field. As its newest partner, Carestream Dental will share exclusive educational resources, webinars, access to mentors and general guidance with LLD members. Additionally, Dr. Shaveta Cha...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 2, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental CEO Recognized as a Top Woman Leader in Healthcare Software
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental is excited to announce its CEO, Lisa Ashby, has been recognized by The Healthcare Technology Report as one of the top 25 women leaders in healthcare software. According to The Healthcare Technology Report: These women leaders have been integral in anticipating the unique needs of healthcare systems, companies and professionals, recognizing the necessity for interoperability, security and usability within embedded and frequently complex digital infrastructures. The recognition comes at a time of rapid development and advancement for Carestream Dental ’s practic...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 1, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Innovation Strikes Again: New Modules Let Practices Experience Cloud Environment
 ATLANTA —Even as the storm clouds of 2020 roll away and things slowly return to normal, practices are realizing that “normal” has a new definition. Many of the strategies adopted during the global health crisis, such as working in a virtual environment, are here to stay. In response to this trend, Carestream Dental has launched Operation: Lightning Flash—a commitment to continually roll out the newest update s, enhancements and modules for its practice management software to help offices easily work in the cloud. Carestream Dental has spent the past year developing and launching software ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 21, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Overjet's Dental Assist Receives FDA Clearance to Bring AI to the Dental Practice
In a Dental Industry First, Overjet's Dental Assist Receives FDA Clearance to Bring AI to the Dental PracticeNEWS PROVIDED BYOverjet May 20, 2021, 09:00 ETBOSTON, May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Overjet, the global leader in dental artificial intelligence, today announced that it received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Overjet Dental AssistTM product. This Software as a Medical Device product applies artificial intelligence in real-time to aid dentists and hygienists. The clearance by the FDA will enable Overjet to market and sell the AI product directly to dental practices. The software supports dental...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 20, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental and Partner Mangano Digital Academy to Offer Digital Learning
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental and the respected Dr. Francesco Mangano of the Mangano Digital Academy have joined forces to deliver must-know digital dental topics directly to oral healthcare professionals. Thanks in part to Carestream Dental ’s sponsorship, Dr. Mangano will share eight to 10-minute-long videos each week starting May 19 for the rest of the year and into early 2022 on social media as part of his “Essentials of Digital Dentistry” series.  “Digital technologies are revolutionizing the world of dentistry, but there is often confusion regarding the basic concepts underlying h...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 19, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Generate Buzz with the Announcement of this New X-ray Generator from Carestream Dental
New Portable X-Ray Generator is Battery Free, Frees Up Wall SpaceATLANTA —Carestream Dental has introduced the CS 2400P,* a portable generator that offers practices the powerful X-ray beam needed for exceptional diagnostic images yet is small enough to be handheld. It features an innovative battery-free recharging system that ’s fast and convenient so it’s always ready to capture high-quality images. In a busy practice where chair time is valuable, team members need to work fast without sacrificing image quality. Efficiency is even more important post-COIVD as practices work to move patients quickly ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Clinic to Cloud ’s revamped Patient Portal to enhance patient experience
Clinic to Cloud, a Sydney-based clinical and practice management software provider, has revamped its Patient Portal to improve patient experience.    HOW IT WORKS (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Digital Health, Technology Source Type: news

Get to know InSync Healthcare Solutions, a 2021 Best Places to Work honoree
InSync is a Tampa-based provider of cloud-based electronic health care record and practice management software. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 30, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Brendan Ward Source Type: news

Rapid Shape ’s D30+ Ortho Latest Printer to Be Validated for Use with CS Model+
ATLANTA —Practices can now conveniently design and print clear aligners in-office when they combine CS Model+ v5 software and Rapid Shape ’s D30+ ortho, the latest printer to be validated by Carestream Dental. “We continue to see rising demand for in-house clear aligners so this partnership with Rapid Shape will help us expand the digital ecosystem for our mutual customers,” Ed Shellard, D.M.D., chief dental officer, Carestream Dental, said. A recent report* found that that standalone practices gained the most share in 2019 in providing clear aligners to patients. This is due in part to te...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - March 19, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

New Patient Forms Help Reduce Contact So Offices Can Practice Safely
ATLANTA —Even though many practices have reopened, reducing contact between team members and patients, managing appointment workflow and even looking for opportunities to operate virtually will continue to play an important role in a full recovery. Carestream Dental ’s new contactless Patient Forms are one way to put patients’ minds at ease regarding safety while allowing team members to work more efficiently.Patient Forms give patients the opportunity to fill out all relevant appointment information at their convenience thanks to a direct link from the practice ’s website, meaning less time spent f...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 29, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Simply Implants Institute ™ and Carestream Dental™ Create Premier Strategic Partnership
GLENDALE, Ariz., Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Simply Implants Institute ™ and Carestream Dental™ have entered into a long term premier strategic relationship to offer full mouth dentistry CE courses in conjunction with Carestream's ™ award-winning digital dental radiography equipment, software and services.Simply Implants InstituteCarestream Dental Simply Implants Institute ™ is a boutique post graduate dental learning institution dedicated to hands-on full mouth dentistry from implants, occlusions, restorative to laser hygiene with LIVE patients. We also provide case prese...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 5, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Announces New Integration with exocad Smile Creator
                 ATLANTA —Carestream Dental is empowering practitioners to plan an ideal smile from a digital impression thanks to a preferred partnership with exocad Smile Creator, a state-of-the-art smile solution that ’s now integrated into the Carestream Dental’s product portfolio. Once a patient ’s teeth have been scanned with either a CS 3600 or CS 3700 intraoral scanner, theSmile Creator can be directly accessed from Carestream Dental ’s CS Imaging and CS ScanFlow software, streamlining and simplif...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 19, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

CS 3700 Ranked First in Trueness in Latest In-Vitro Study
 ATLANTA —Scientific literature has shown intraoral scanners to be highly successful in creating digital impressions for designing short-span restorations and partial prosthesis; however, scanning fully edentulous arches is less studied. Now, a new comprehensive in-vitro study testing the trueness of 12 intraoral scanners when scanning full-arch implant impressions has found the CS 3700 intraoral scanner to offer the truest results when capturing scan bodies in an edentulous arch, giving doctors more confidence that they ’re getting the best results when creating digital impressions with the CS 3700. ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 26, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

CS 9600 CBCT System Recognized as a Best of Class Technology Award Winner for Second Year in a Row
ATLANTA—Carestream Dental is proud to announce that the CS 9600, its smartest and most advanced CBCT extraoral imaging system, has received a 2020 Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award —the system’s second in a row. This multi-modality machine combines 2D imaging, CBCT imaging, object scanning, 3D facial scanning and optional cephalometric imaging into one powerful platform designed to meet the needs of all oral healthcare providers. The 2020 Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award is selected by a panel of the most prominent technology leaders in dentistry: John Flucke, DDS, technology edit...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Newest CBCT Imaging System from Carestream Dental Allows Practices to See More and Do More with Extended FOVs, Advanced Software
 ATLANTA—Practices that are looking to expand their treatment capabilities, do more in-office procedures and provide better services to patients will find extended fields of views (FOV) and advanced software capabilities with the CS 8200 3D Family, the newest set of powerful imaging systems from Carestream Dental.  The CS 8200 3D is a versatile multi-modality system that includes 2D panoramic imaging, CBCT imaging, 3D object scanning and optional cephalometric imaging with the added enhancements of larger FOVs and incredibly advanced algorithms that help doctors see more and do more for patients. ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 9, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

‘Sensei’ Name Introduced as New Brand Identity for Care Management Platform
 ATLANTA —The software-as-a-service solution known as Carestream Dental ’s “Care Management Platform” is getting a new brand identity that alludes to the guidance it can offer practices as they seek to strike the balance between managing patient expectations, providing exceptional care and operating efficiently as a business: Sensei Cloud.Sensei Cloud combines powerful imaging, practice management, clinical workflows and intuitive design into one platform that offers anytime, anywhere access. The name Sensei was chosen because the word conveys the sense of a trusted guide. By analyzing practice...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 28, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Imaging Technology Evolves with Latest Addition to Carestream Dental ’s Best-Selling CS 8100 Family
 ATLANTA—The next evolution of the CS 8100 and CS 8100 3D families is here. The Evo Editions are compact, yet powerful, panoramic and CBCT versions of the systems that general practitioners and specialists alike have come to rely on, now with advanced software updates that provide enhanced images and new tools for more confident diagnoses. “We’ve found that data is what makes the difference when diagnosing,” Ed Shellard, D.M.D., chief dental officer, Carestream Dental, said. “By focusing on new software and improved algorithms, we can deliver impactful updates to doctors without havi...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 21, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Dental Imaging Software: Cloud-Based Versus On-Premise Solutions
Apteryx is a dental imaging solution for both your cloud based and client server needs.Here is a link to a blog post onDental Cloud ImagingHere is alink to a webinar I was recently part of for the same topicCloud-based imaging is revolutionizing dental patient care while providing opportunities for cost-savings, more efficient workflows and improving the predictability of treatment outcomes for patients. Driven by the trend toward the migration of practice management software to the cloud and accelerated by the importance of remote access to patient records, cloud-based imaging is rapidly becoming central to viewing, proce...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 29, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

LaunchPad by Carestream Dental Takes Digital Learning to New Heights
 ATLANTA—As a company dedicated to delivering digital dentistry solutions, developing content to promote all-digital learning only makes sense. Today, Carestream Dental is excited to announce the introduction of “LaunchPad by Carestream Dental,” a program that offers a carefully curated digital learning experience to dental professionals seeking personal and professional development. LaunchPad accelerates access to premier educational content from leaders in dentistry. Oral healthcare professionals can choose from live webinars, pre-recorded courses, white papers and interactive resources on the...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 16, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

The Importance of Implementing Analytics and Reporting Into Your Radiology Practice
While data and analytics reporting has grown immensely throughout other industries, it is still highly underutilized in radiology. Practices are often intimidated by transitioning into new data systems for fear of using them incorrectly. However, radiological analytics and reporting can be a major asset for any practice, especially in weathering the turbulent times of the coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - June 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Dhruv Chopra, MBA, Collaborative Imaging Chief Executive Officer Tags: Infectious Diseases & Conditions/COVID-19 Data Analytics DI Executive Practice Management Source Type: news

Apteryx Imaging Inc. to be Acquired by Planet DDS, a Portfolio Company of Level Equity
Vancouver, BC – June 15, 2020 – Apteryx Imaging Inc. ( " Apteryx " or the " Company " ) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arrangement agreement (the " Arrangement Agreement " ) with PDDS Buyer, LLC ( " Planet DDS " ), a portfolio company of Level Equity Management, LLC ( " Level Equity " ), pursuant to which a Planet DDS subsidiary will acquire 100% of the Company's outstanding common and preferred shares (collectively, the " Shares " ) for CAD$0.65 per Share (the " Consideration " ) in an all-cash transaction (the " Tra...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 15, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Responds to Practitioners ’ Needs with ‘Digital Reboot’ to Assist with Reopening
 ATLANTA—As practices prepare to reopen to patients, they face a changing environment; figuring out schedules, protecting staff and patients and ensuring a time-effective workflow will be more important than ever. Carestream Dental has listened to practitioners as they ’ve adjusted to the “new normal” and has introduced the Digital Reboot program to support them in their recovery. “We’ve all learned a lot about what’s really important during these challenging times, what patients value and how to adapt to keep our teams safe and our businesses running,” Ed Shellard,...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Outpatient Facilities See Steepest Imaging Volume Decline During COVID-19
New York ’s largest health system experiences 88-percent decrease in outpatient imaging between 2019 and 2020, indicating potential national trend. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - May 27, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Whitney J. Palmer Tags: Infectious Diseases & Conditions/COVID-19 DI Executive Practice Management Source Type: news

Carestream Dental and MouthWatch to Deliver an Enhanced Teledentistry Solution During COVID-19 Pandemic
ATLANTA—Doctors who use Carestream Dental ’s digital imaging and practice management solutions will soon have greater access to the TeleDent teledentistry platform from MouthWatch thanks to a new partnership.As seen in recent weeks, the coronavirus makes it extremely difficult to see patients directly in the office. However, having the ability to connect remotely with patients is an ideal way to communicate without the close physical contact. Teledentistry* provides an easy alternative for patients to connect and receive timely help and professional advice.The TeleDent solution makes it possible for existing pa...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - March 31, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental and Burkhart Dental Supply Partner to Deliver Digital Technology to More Doctors
ATLANTA—Doctors will soon have greater access to Carestream Dental ’s innovative technology thanks to a new partnership with Burkhart Dental Supply. As an authorized dealer, Burkhart will be able to market, sell, install and service nearly all of Carestream Dental’s equipment, accessories and imaging software.No matter where a doctor is on their digital journey, this new partnership makes it easy for the Burkhart team to guide and support them along the way with access to Carestream Dental technology. For example, the CS 8100 3D extraoral imaging system can capture high-resolution 3D images for a more con...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Introduces Digital Dentistry Difference Education Campaign
Initiative will transform public understanding and conversation about dental tech; updated Carestream Dental branding reinforces digital focusCHICAGO—Carestream Dental, an industry-leading provider of integrated digital dental solutions, introduced its Digital Dentistry Difference public education campaign today at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting. Through this campaign, the company will directly educate consumers about the benefits of digital dentistry and will arm doctors with resources to prompt conversation with their patients, solving a significant awareness gap that research suggests is ha...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Latest Launches from Carestream Dental Support Modern Oral Surgery Practices
ByCarestream Dental| September 19, 2019BOSTON —To address the evolving clinical, practice management and business aspects of the oral and maxillofacial surgery field, Carestream Dental is introducing new technology and updates to its software at the 2019 AAOMS Annual Meeting to help doctors and practice owners provide advanced care, cent ralize data and maintain a thriving business.The newest intraoral scanner from Carestream Dental, the CS 3700, captures high-quality digital impressions at highspeeds for a premium scanning experience. In fact, the scanner is 20 percent faster than previous Carestream Dental intraora...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 27, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Announces New eCommerce Website
ByCarestream Dental| September 13, 2019ATLANTA —Digital technology has benefited dentistry in many ways—more accurate digital impressions, less radiation during imaging, the efficiency of a paperless practice—but there’s one aspect of digital that we take for granted in our daily lives that Carestream Dental is pleased to add to the modern practice’s workflow: Online shopping. The company’s website now features an eCommerce section that will allow customers in the U.S. to purchase select products and services that are available online.“As an industry leader, Carestream Dental activ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 18, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

New Updates to CS SoftDent Practice Management Software Improves Accessibility and Efficiency
ATLANTA—As the business of dentistry continues to evolve, Carestream Dental has released new enhancements to its practice management software—CS SoftDent v18—to equip dental offices with the business features they need to practice in this modern landscape.“At Carestream Dental, we are proud of our heritage of bringing to market software products developed by dentists, for dentists,” Satish Hemachandran, general manager, global practice management solutions, Carestream Dental, said. “This release of CS SoftDent v18 follows that core principl e with several workflow enhancements that were ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 6, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

New Updates to CS SoftDent Practice Management Software Improves Accessibility and Efficiency
By Carestream Dental| August 26, 2019ATLANTA—As the business of dentistry continues to evolve, Carestream Dental has released new enhancements to its practice management software—CS SoftDent v18—to equip dental offices with the business features they need to practice in this modern landscape.“At Carestream Dental, we are proud of our heritage of bringing to market software products developed by dentists, for dentists,” Satish Hemachandran, general manager, global practice management solutions, Carestream Dental, said. “This release of CS SoftDent v18 follows that core principl e wi...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 29, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Luma Health's $16M Series B will help it pursue larger health system clients
The patient communications and appointment scheduling platform is currently integrated with more than 70 EHR and practice management systems. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - August 27, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Partners with Elite Dental Alliance to Offer Corporate-level Support and Pricing to Private Dental Practices
Leading dental technology business partners with the nation ’s premier dental purchasing platform to provide more than 20,000 dental professionals with cutting-edge digital solutionsATLANTA —Carestream Dental, the industry leader in digital dentistry, solidified its commitment to private practice dentistry by announcing its partnership with Elite Dental Alliance (ELITE). ELITE represents over 1,500 private practice locations across the U.S. and is widely viewed as the premier purchasing platform for the independent dental practice. This partnership will provide more than 20,000 dental professionals with exclusi...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 26, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

OurPerioTeam ™ Cloud-Based Software Helps Periodontists Manage Referrals and Build Trust with GP Dentists in Real Time
 July 29, 2019 – Tucson, AZ– SkyDent Technologies, LLC, a software development company specializing in practice optimization solutions for dental specialists, recently launched OurPerioTeam™, a cloud-based software platform specifically designed to help periodontists expand their referral networks, co-manage patients and build trust among referring GP dentists.According to company co-founder, Deb Roberge, “The concept for Our Perio Team is the result of my decades of coaching and advising dental specialists throughout the United States. They needed an easy-to-use referral management platform to...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 6, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Registration Now Open for Carestream Dental ’s 2019 Global Oral Health Summit
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2019 Oral health takes center stage in Music City this November as Carestream Dental opens registration for its 2019 Global Oral Health Summit. At the Summit, every attendee is a star as they learn how to “Power the Performance of Your Practice” from trainers, industry leaders and Carestream Dental designers and developers. The band ’s all here. From Nov. 7-9, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn., at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, hundreds of doctors, office managers, assistants and hygienists from across all specialties will learn more about combining their practic...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 6, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Announces New Partner Program for Independent Software Vendors
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 17, 2019 Carestream Dental is seeking to partner with independent software vendors that share its mission of transforming dentistry, simplifying technology and changing lives. The new Carestream Dental Partner Program invites outside vendors to submit their solutions for integration with Carestream Dental ’s care management platform, CS OrthoTrac, CS PracticeWorks, CS SoftDent and CS WinOMS practice management solutions.“As a digital technology company, we’re always looking for new software features that improve practice workflow,” Satish Hemachandran, global general manag...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 21, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

ePayments Secure Automatically Handles Payments for More Efficient Revenue Cycle Management
The upcoming major release of CS SoftDent v18 now includes ePayments Secure, the new efficient way to securely process payments. This customized dental solution efficiently automates the nightly settlement process for office managers by eliminating the time-consuming rekeying of information, balancing payments and remembering to close in the evenings. Instead, payments are posted and batched automatically to the patient ledger. Not only does ePayments Secure help office staff manage their daily tasks more efficiently, patients benefit from the convenience, too. ePayments Secure lets practices accept all the latest payment ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental ’s Innovative CS 9600 Wins Bronze Edison Award
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental ’s innovative technology has done it again. For the second year in a row, one of its extraoral imaging systems—in this case, the new CS 9600 CBCT system—has taken home a distinguished Edison Award. The CS 9600 was awarded a bronze seal in the category of Medical/Dental Diagnostics.Each year, the Edison Awards honors companies that carry on Thomas Edison ’s legacy of challenging conventional thinking with their game-changing products, services and teams. The CS 9600 was judged by more than 3,000 senior business executives; past Edison Award winners; marketing professi...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Announces New Integration with TDO ™
MONTREAL —Endodontists know that even the smallest details matter, like the number of clicks it takes to navigate their software and take a 3D scan. Carestream Dental is now handling the minutiae of imaging workflow with a new integration between TDO 12 Software and its CS 9600 CBCT system —so endodontists can focus on their patients’ intricate canal morphology.This unique integration allows TDO users to acquire CS 9600 scans directly from within the TDO platform, with no need to launch their CS Imaging software. This reduces the need for complicated software bridges or the risk of human error that comes ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 17, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

‘Primary care networks are the bedrock of any integrated care system’
Valeria Fiore speaks to Dr Minesh Patel, chair of the National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) about how primary care homes and networks will drive the delivery of the long-term plan.  All patients are expected to be covered by an integrated care system (ICS) by April 2021, NHS England stated in the long-term plan.  However, when it comes to providing integrated primary care services to a local population, the task will fall to primary care networks (PCNs), which are expected to be up and running by July this year.Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - April 9, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patient Access Practice development Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Primary care networks will ‘not normally’ cross CCG boundaries
Primary care networks will‘not normally’ cross CCG, STP or‘integrated care systems’ boundaries, NHS England has said.  As part of the new five-year GP contract, practices will be provided with extra funding to join networks, which will see groups of practices serve 30-50,000 patients based on geography. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - April 2, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Finance Practice management Procurement Latest News Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Announces Impressive Line-up of Speakers for IDS 2019
ATLANTA—Behind every smile there ’s a story and—at the International Dental Show 2019—Carestream Dental is telling the stories of patients and the oral healthcare professionals who changed their lives. Over the course of four days, 21 respected clinicians from around the world will present 17 clinical cases and lectures i n the Carestream Dental booth.“IDS is so much more than a trade show; it’s a premier international educational event,” Ed Shellard, D.M.D., chief dental officer, Carestream Dental, said. “Carestream Dental will play an important role in educating attendees b...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 15, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

MouthWatch Launching TeleDent ™ 2.0 During CDS 2019
 Now More Than Ever, TeleDent is the Industry Standard Teledentistry HubMetuchen, NJ – February 8, 2019 –MouthWatch, LLC aleader in innovative teledentistry solutions, digital case presentation tools and intraoral imaging devices, will be launching and demonstrating the first major new release of its TeleDent all-in-one teledentistry platform at booth #4243 during the 2019 Chicago Midwinter Meeting.According to MouthWatch Founder and CEO Brant Herman, “We’ve been adding a lot of enhancements and new features to TeleDent during the past year. Here are some of the new features included in Te...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 13, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Prominent MP criticises ‘frustrating and ineffective’ GP appointment systems
A former challenger for Labour leader has publicly criticised GP practices' systems of allocating appointments to patients, calling them‘frustrating and ineffective’.  In a series of posts, MP Owen Smith - who unsuccessfully challenged Jeremy Corbyn for the Labour Party leadership in 2016 - highlighted his own difficulties in securing a GP appointment through what he called the'telephone at 8.30am and try your luck' system. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - January 30, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Complaints Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

NHS reimburses Cornish practices following data transfer mishap
GP practices in Cornwall and in the Isles of Scilly will be reimbursed£2.50 per child after checking the immunisation status of 1,200 children following an individual’s error, NHS England has said.  According to NHS England, the system recall functionality was‘inadvertently switched off’ following the passage of records between two different providers of Child Health Information Service (CHIS) systems, meaning some children could have not been recalled for their immunisation appointments. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - January 17, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Finance Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Hosts Official Ribbon Cutting for New Global Headquarters
ATLANTA—Carestream Dental today welcomed its more than 400 Atlanta-based employees and their guests to its new global headquarters at 3625 Cumberland Blvd., with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony. The ribbon cutting featured distinguished guests from the health and dental communities, including Dikembe Mutombo, representing theDikembe Mutombo Foundation, which is dedicated to improving the health, education and quality of life for the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Sheri Anderson, representing theDentistry for the Developmentally Disabled Foundation, which provides specialized oral healthc...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Expands CS 3600 Capabilities with exocad Software Interaction
ATLANTA—Carestream Dental has partnered with exocad, a third-party dental CAD/CAM software solutions provider, to offer direct interaction with the CS 3600 intraoral scanner. This allows clinicians to capture digital impressions directly from exocad ChairsideCAD software.Practitioners using the CS 3600 intraoral scanner are now able to launch digital impression scans directly from exocad's database software. Once acquired, the data set is automatically stored in the exocad database and can be immediately processed in exocad's ChairsideCAD software. This new interaction streamlines the process of captur...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 11, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

GP IT systems set for major overhaul as DHSC launches procurement process
The Government has launched the procurement process for providers of new GP IT systems, marking the first shake-up to the market in over a decade.  The Department of Health and Social Care said the'GP IT Futures framework' would open up competition to more providers and ensure more systems were available that are suited to'the digital age'. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - January 2, 2019 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Practice development Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

CCGs'are merging practices to remove APMS contracts '
Some CCGs across the country are actively merging practices that are under the APMS contract with those that are under GMS or PMS contracts in order to remove APMS from the system, the BMA has claimed.Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - December 13, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Practice development Practice management Premises Latest News Source Type: news