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Where to find $avings – Review your pre- and post-visit patient workflows

Unfortunately, it seems to be a common theme in the dental industry that it’s becoming harder and harder to grow your income the traditional way.  Reimbursements seem to be trending down while competition is increasing. What can you do to offset these macro trends? Here are two ideas that should help you find savings and… Continue Reading Where to find $avings – Review your pre- and post-visit patient workflows


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UPS offers members flat rate pricing, shipping cost savings

UPS, the shipping company endorsed by the Wisconsin Dental Association,announced in February that WDA members who are enrolled in its shipping program can receive increased savings. Through UPS, WDA members can enroll in the program to receive new lower flat rate pricing with savings of: 45 percent on domestic next day/deferred shipping costs 25 percent… Continue Reading UPS offers members flat rate pricing, shipping cost savings


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WDA means ROI

Bad investments are everywhere. Nine-unit bridges. Dental therapy programs. Wiring money to Nigerian princes. Investment decisions require an understanding of “return on investment.”  What can be gained (or lost) relative to the amount of money invested? Dentists and patients have return on investment (ROI) conversations every day when discussing treatment options. I know my patients appreciate a doctor who’s mindful… Continue Reading WDA means ROI


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WDA Equipment Solutions is open for business!

Today, the Wisconsin Dental Association unveils another terrific addition to our suite of members-only benefits – WDA Equipment Solutions, a new endorsed program designed to leverage the association’s collective buying power to give members the best prices on quality, brand-name equipment. Powered by Wisconsin-based Preferred Dental Services – a name many WDA members know well… Continue Reading WDA Equipment Solutions is open for business!


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WDA Supply Source celebrates first year with extra discount and Target gift cards

WDA Supply Source – which offers WDA members exclusive discount pricing and free shipping on more than 65,000 brand-name dental supplies, including 3M – is celebrating its first anniversary with a fun spring promotion encouraging new users to give the money-saving program a try. From March 4 to May 31, any first-time user who submits… Continue Reading WDA Supply Source celebrates first year with extra discount and Target gift cards


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Save time and money on payroll

The Wisconsin Dental Association has named OnPay as the exclusively endorsed payroll solution for WDA members. OnPay provides a full-service payroll solution along with support via chat, email and phone. The platform integrates with accounting, timekeeping and attendance software, and was recognized as a top payroll solution by PC Magazine and Entrepreneur. With the endorsement,… Continue Reading Save time and money on payroll


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Checklist: Informed Consent

Informed consent is a pillar of patient engagement and patient-centered care. It helps patients gain a full understanding of the benefits and risks of proposed procedures and treatments, thus allowing them to make informed decisions about their care. Physicians, dentists and other health care professionals should engage in thorough informed consent discussions with patients as… Continue Reading Checklist: Informed Consent

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