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 27, 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

Carestream Dental Intraoral Scanners Offer New Integration with 3M ™ Oral Care Portal
ATLANTA—Doctors using Oral Care Portal to plan treatment for 3M ™ Clarity™ Aligners and Carestream Dental’s CS 3500 and CS 3600 intraoral scanners now have an easy and efficient way to submit their digital scans: A new integration that allows doctors to conveniently send their files directly to 3M through CS Imaging software version 8, using the CS Con nect portal.There ’s no need to export the case from the CS Acquisition software and then upload it through the 3M portal. Instead, the submission can be handled automatically within Carestream Dental’s software, reducing clicks and saving...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 12, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Practices digitally notified of vaccination information from pharmacists through new standard
GP practices and pharmacies will be able to share patients’ data more easily thanks to a new standard, NHS Digital has said.  The standard will be incorporated into the clinical systems that pharmacies and practices use from next year, allowing community pharmacists to share information digitally with GP practices.  For the first stage of the standard, pharmacists will be able to communicate information collected on patients when they provide services such as vaccinations, medications and guidance with minor ailments. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - November 28, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Some GP practices having to review ‘over 1,000’ records due to Docman error
Some GP practices have been left with‘extraordinarily high numbers of documents to check’ following errors with the Docman system.  In some cases, practices were having to manually check'in excess of a thousand' documents following the IT glitch, which was reported in August and caused documents received by practices through NHSmail to be left out from patient records. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - November 12, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

How our practice saved 1,300 hours of GP time a year by improving correspondence management
A myriad of letters flow into GP practices every day, consuming a large part of the team’s time.  Dr Andrew Venning, a GP partner at Cricketfield Surgery in Devon, worked with his team to create a system that would help his practice save time on reviewing correspondence.  The new way of working was introduced just over a year ago and has since helped the practice save on average 25 hours per week of GP time, which roughly equates to 1,300 hours a year. The problem Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - November 9, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Practice development Practice management Latest News Personal Practice Source Type: news

RevenueWell Introduces RevenueWell Messenger Platform to Make Patient Communication More Convenient and Personal
BANNOCKBURN, IL, October 26, 2018 – RevenueWell, a leader in patient marketing and communication solutions for the dental industry, is pleased to announce the release of RevenueWell Messenger, a new tool to help dental practices establish better one-on-one communication with their patients via text messaging. 97% of Americans communicate via text, and 64% of people prefer text over voice as their first choice for customer relations. And 90% of texts are returned within three minutes. RevenueWell Messenger enables doctors and other practice staff to send and receive text communications with patients. Messaging capa...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 29, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

CS 3600 Selected by Evident for its Evident Restorative IOS System
ATLANTA—Doctors make dozens of important decisions every day about patient care and running their practices. Deciding on the best intraoral scanner shouldn ’t have to be a tough decision. Evident,a global technology company focused on taking the dental industry from traditional to digital,has taken the stress out of choosing the best scanner by rigorously testing six of the top scanners on the market and the CS 3600 came out on top.Evident conducted a completely independent evaluation of the scanners based on five criteria: Whether the scanner was part of an open system; the three-year cost of ownership; if the...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 25, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

CS 9600 Ideal Solution for OMS Specialty
CHICAGO—The CS 9600 cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) system is a highly intelligent piece of technology designed with oral surgeons and implantologists in mind. Intuitive features give the five-in-one system the capability to deliver exceptional image quality for more precise diagnoses, while maintaining ease-of-use and patient comfort.This advanced system combines 2D panoramic technology, CBCT imaging, 3D model/impression scanning1 and 3D facial scanning,2 along with optional cephalometric imaging,2 to meet every clinical need. Up to 14 fields of view, including FOVs ideal forexamining the maxillofacial region, ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 18, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

RCGP calls for Government funding for all GP practices to e-consult by 2022
The RCGP wants the Government to spend part of its£20bn NHS funding boost on GP e-consultation software and high-speed broadband.  RCGP chair Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard called on the Government to roll out e-consultation facilities in all GP practices by 2022.  She noted that without funding, it was ‘simply unfeasible’ to expect practices to implement new technology themselves. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - October 5, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patient Access Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Carestream Dental ’s New CBCT System Drives Precision Through Intelligence
ATLANTA —Today at CDA North, Carestream Dental launched an all-new imaging system: The CS 9600 cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) system, which enables new levels of image quality, usability and, ultimately, precise diagnostic capabilities. Featuring intelligent automation, first-time-right imaging technology and highly simplified workflows, this system ensures reliable patient positioning, reproducible results and exceptional images. For a future beyond today, the CS 9600 can also grow with a doctor ’s practice—thanks to upgradeable fields of view, versatile imaging options and intuitive software....
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 12, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NHS launches scanning service for old GP records amid'paperless' strategy
The NHS Business Services Authority is launching a scanning service for GP practices to digitise old patient records.  The service, which comes at a cost to practices which NHSBSA would not disclose, uploads patients' Lloyd George envelopes to the practice's IT system.  According to NHSBSA, over a third (35%) of practices making use of the service in a pilot scheme expect to open a new consultation room with the space that has been freed up. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - September 10, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patients Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Marks First Year as Freestanding Digital Dental Technology Company
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental is breaking with tradition for a good reason. The traditional one-year anniversary gift may be paper, but the independent dental technology company can ’t help but celebrate with all things digital.“It’s been an exciting first year for Carestream Dental, full of transformation and growth,” Lisa Ashby, CEO, Carestream Dental, said. “I’m proud of all the company and its employees have achieved, and I’m grateful for the doctors and partners around the world who trust us to delive r the solutions they need to change their patients’ lives.”Ca...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 7, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

MouthWatch to Debut and Demonstrate Noteworthy TeleDent ™ Upgrades During CDA San Francisco
The Latest Release of the Leading All-In-One Teledentistry PlatformRaises the Bar on Efficient Workflow ManagementMetuchen, NJ – September 4, 2018 –MouthWatch, LLC aleader in innovative teledentistry solutions, digital case presentation tools and intraoral imaging devices, is launching a substantially upgraded version of TeleDent ™ during CDA Presents in San Francisco. MouthWatch will be demonstrating the enhanced teledentistry platform in booth #2012.Since its launch in 2016, TeleDent has enabled the sharing of patient data, clinical information, and intraoral images in real-time or via store and fo...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 5, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

With More than 20,000 Units Shipped, Carestream Dental ’s CS 8100 Family Continues to Surpass Significant Milestones
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental ’s most popular imaging system has done it again! In less than two years since exceeding the 10,000-units-sold mark, the 20,000th unit of the CS 8100 Family was shipped in July 2018.Within those two years, the compact, award-winning family of imaging systems, which includes the CS 8100, the CS 8100 3D and the CS 8100SC, grew to include a fourth system, the CS 8100SC 3D. The CS 8100SC 3D was honored with an Edison Award in the spring of 2018 for its innovation.“What makes the CS 8100 Family so popular is its versatility,” Philippe Maillet, the global general manager of Care...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 4, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Four Pros to Integrating EHR, Practice Management Software
MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 -- Consolidating electronic health records and practice management software allows practices to save time and money, make fewer mistakes, and reduce the risk of privacy breaches, according to an article published in Physicians... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Henry Schein shares rise on Street-beating Q2
Shares in Henry Schein (NSDQ:HSIC) rose today after the medical company beat expectations on Wall Street with its second quarter earnings results. The Melville, N.Y.-based company posted profits of $141.2 million, or 92¢ per share, on sales of $3.3 billion for the three months ended June 30, seeing profits grow 3.8% while sales grew 8.7% compared with the same period during the previous year. Adjusted to exclude one-time items, earnings per share were $1.04, just ahead of the $1.01 consensus on Wall Street where analysts expected to see sales of $3.3 billion, which the company met. “Results for the second q...
Source: Mass Device - August 6, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News MassDevice Earnings Roundup Wall Street Beat Henry Schein Inc. Source Type: news

CS 3600 Intraoral Scanner Certified for Use with Dental Wings ’ Software Solutions
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental is pleased to announce that the CS 3600 intraoral scanner has been certified by Dental Wings for use with its Dental Wings Open System (DWOS), DWOS Chairside CAD Software and coDiagnostiX Implant Planning Software." This official certification of the CS 3600 for use with Dental Wings DWOS, DWOS Chairside Design Software and coDiagnostiX Implant Planning Software makes Carestream Dental one of the premiere partners of choice for premium digital impressions ” said Marianne Belcari, global product line manager for CS Solutions, Carestream Dental, said. “The fully open sys...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 16, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Layoffs likely ahead at Henry Schein in latest move
Henry Schein (NSDQ:HSIC) said yesterday that it’s planning more changes for its business after announcing the spinout of its animal health business and a joint venture for its dental software operation earlier this year. In a terse regulatory filing yesterday, Melville, N.Y.-based Schein said it’s “committed to an initiative to rationalize its operations and provide expense efficiencies” by the end of the year, but provided no details on the plan. “The company is currently unable in good faith to make a determination of an estimate of the amount or range of amounts expected to be incurred in c...
Source: Mass Device - July 10, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Dental Wall Street Beat Henry Schein Inc. Layoffs Source Type: news

Henry Schein, Internet Brands form dental-software focused JV Henry Schein One
Henry Schein (NSDQ:HSIC) said yesterday that it and Internet Brands formed joint venture Henry Schein One, which aims to produce integrated dental technology focused on improving practice management, marketing and patient communication. The deal was originally announced on April 3, Melville, N.Y.-based Henry Schein said, and financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed. “With the creation of Henry Schein One, we have advanced our dental business strategy by bringing together leaders in dental software and web-based applications to build a powerful new engine that will enable dental professionals...
Source: Mass Device - July 3, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Dental Henry Schein Inc. Source Type: news

How we managed to save up to £60 per month on postage costs
Anwar Hussain, a practice manager at St Pauls Way Medical Centre in East London leads a very young practice, where employees are constantly keen to find new technologies to introduce at practice level.  When he heard ofAccuRx Chain SMS, a text system that allows staff to communicate with patients in less than 30 seconds, he decided to try it out at his practice. Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - June 12, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Patient Access Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

NHS budget to get ‘significant increase’ as NHS turns 70
The Prime Minister is committed to pouring more money into the NHS, health and social care secretary Jeremy Hunt confirmed in an interview with The Guardiantoday.   In March, Ms May announced long-term funding plans for the NHS and she will honour her pledge as the national health system turns 70, Mr Hunt stated.Hide related content:  Show related contentread more (Source: Management in Practice)
Source: Management in Practice - June 7, 2018 Category: Practice Management Authors: vfiore Tags: *** Editor ' s Pick Finance HR Practice development Practice management Latest News Source Type: news

Registration Open for 2018 Global Oral Health Summit, User-Centered Educational Program Takes Center Stage
ATLANTA —Along with open registration for its 2018 Global Oral Health Summit, Carestream Dental is pleased to announce a unique educational program that was designed with the guidance of real practice management software users. The results are an event that ’s made for oral health professionals by oral health professionals.“User-centered design and the voice of the customer drives the development process at Carestream Dental, and these concepts carried over to the decision-making process surrounding the speakers, session formats and courses offered at the Summit,” Ed Shellard, D.M.D., chief dental o...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - June 5, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

EHR CareCloud delivers in first year of'MIPS Success Guarantee '
In the first year of CMS ’ Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), CareCloud, an EHR and practice management software company that offers a MIPS Success Guarantee Program to its users, is reporting that 100 percent of its physicians are avoiding penalties under the program — and nearly half are receiving additional bonus payments. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 21, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Importance of Artificial Intelligence in Dentistry
ConclusionHuman history has taught us that the right and meaningful technology is always adopted by the community. We can be certain that AI will change dentistry in a way we cannot even imagine today. Dentistry has always been at the forefront when it comes to implementing new technologies. Be it practice management software, digital radiographs or 3D printing – dentists have been early adopters. AI-powered products are a natural next evolution of dental technology and the promise will be realized very soon. We hope you liked the article. If you are a dentist, then please Sign Up as a Clinical Investigator...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - May 4, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Schein to spin out animal health biz in merger with Vets First Choice
Henry Schein (NSDQ:HSIC) said today it plans to spin off its Animal Health business and merge it with Vets First Choice to create a new combined animal health business which will operate under the moniker Vets First Corp. The new company aims to use advanced data analytics, practice management software and other specialized technology to support animal health, and will combine Henry Schein Animal Health’s approximate 4,300 employees with Vets First Choice’s 750 US employees. The newly formed business will have pro forma 2017 sales of approximately $3.6 billion, Henry Schein said. “We are excited abou...
Source: Mass Device - April 23, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Mergers & Acquisitions Wall Street Beat Henry Schein Inc. Source Type: news

CS 8100SC 3D Wins 2018 Edison Award for Its Innovative Design
ATLANTA —The CS 8100SC 3D extraoral imaging system by Carestream Dental has been awarded a bronze 2018 Edison Award in the category of Dental/Medical Digital Imaging by the internationally renowned Edison Awards ™. The distinguished award, inspired by Thomas Edison’s persistence and inventiveness, recognizes innovation, creativity and ingenuity in the global economy.“It’s exciting to see companies like Carestream Dental continuing Thomas Edison’s legacy of challenging conventional thinking,” Frank Bonafilia, executive director, Edison Awards, said. “Edison Awards recognizes t...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 19, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

CS 3600 Intraoral Scanner Outperforms Other Scanners, Traditional Impression, in Finish Line Accuracy
ATLANTA —Since its launch in 2016, the accuracy of Carestream Dental ’s CS 3600 intraoral scanner has beenconsistently confirmed by international third-party scientific research. Now, the scanner has once again been recognized for its outstanding performance in finish line accuracy.“Finish Line Distinctness and Accuracy in 7 Intraoral Scanners versus Conventional Impression: An In-vitro Descriptive Comparison, ”* published in BMC Oral Health, aims to highlight differences, if any, in finish line distinctness and finish line accuracy among seven intraoral scanners and one traditional impression.The s...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 12, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news