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Scheduling to Your Practice’s Goal to Minimize Stress and Maximize Productivity (FD008)


Looking for ways to work smarter, not harder? You may be surprised by the significant impact that optimal scheduling can have on your dental clinic’s production, revenue, and efficiency. In this dental office training course, discover scheduling strategies that can boost production, advance progress toward your revenue goals, and decrease stress among the clinical team.

Benefits to your organization:
- Increase production
- Improve efficiency
- Better align time scheduled for procedures with the actual time required
- Increase clinic revenue

Who should enroll in this course:
- Front office staff involved in scheduling
- Practice managers
- Current or aspiring scheduling coordinators

Benefits to course participants:
- Learn strategies that help you to optimize your clinic’s scheduling system
- Develop indispensable skills that help increase dental office revenue
- Acquire in-demand, transferable skills in schedule management

On successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Recognize the benefits of scheduling to your practice revenue goal
- Identify ways to work smarter, not harder, by creating an efficient, productive scheduling system
- Format scheduling software appropriately
- Establish production/revenue goals
- Allot the right amount of time for procedures
- Sequence appointments for maximum production

Participation Requirements:
- Basic computer literacy
- Access to a computer, tablet, or smartphone
- Internet access
- Experience working in a dental office is recommended but not required

Estimated Time Required to Complete: Parts 1 & 2 60-70 minutes

Publication date: 3/2019

Additional Information About Our Courses

Release Date: 04/08/2019 CE Units: 0.5

  • Course Activity
  • Scheduling to Your Practice's Goal to Minimize Stress & Maximize Productivity
  • Summary
  • Key Take-Aways
  • Quiz
  • Scheduling to Your Practice Goal Quiz
  • Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: 3 years