Curve Dental Official Blog

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Kim Stevens
Kim Stevens
Product Specialist
As we approach the new year, let’s take a look back at the performance and quality of your practice management software. This software is an integral part of running a successful dental practice. It’s at the center of everything, from charting and imaging to scheduling and billing. The right software will streamline processes to enable […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
As per new regulations, Medicaid claim submissions require alphabetical ordering of tooth surfaces on procedures. What This Means To Curve Hero We upgraded Curve Hero to correctly order tooth surfaces for Medicaid insurance claims, both manual and electronic. But first, you must identify which insurance carriers are a Medicaid carrier. Once Curve Hero has this information, […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Format Online Form Questions
Plain text. It says everything you need to know in the name. Plain. Now, I don’t know about you but it’s pretty bland to look at. Plain text isn’t great for highlighting important questions on a form to fulfill any possible legal regulations. So what did we do? We gave you the ability to format […]
Kim Stevens
Kim Stevens
Product Specialist
We’ve already discussed how time-consuming, expensive and risky servers can be. Moving your practice to the cloud seems like the logical option, but a change like that is not always met with enthusiasm. So what are the most common issues that can make moving to the cloud so scary? Change Your day-to-day duties can be […]
Kim Stevens
Kim Stevens
Product Specialist
Managing your own server requires a significant, ongoing investment from your practice — both financially and timewise. Whether your server goes down from a natural disaster or through experiencing a plumbing mishap, you’re left with a nonfunctioning practice, and productivity comes to a complete halt. In earlier days, a dental office having a server was […]
Kim Stevens
Kim Stevens
Product Specialist
When you decide to invest in server-based practice management software for your practice, you might be focused on initial setup costs, but there’s more to it than that. We’ve compiled data from various dental IT providers across the U.S. to help you understand the processes and related costs from implementation to maintenance and disaster recovery. […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Protecting patient data and privacy is a complex problem but it starts with keeping good security habits. One of the most effective habits we can build is to regularly change our passwords. But, just like going to the gym every day, it’s easy to find excuses to not do that.  We’ve added a security enhancement […]
Kim Stevens
Kim Stevens
Product Specialist
You can’t predict a natural disaster, but you can plan for it. Cyber security breaches get a lot of attention; unfortunately it’s pervasive across many industries in the world. But many overlook a palpable risk — losing data due to physical damage. In the past month, we’ve seen the devastating effects of Hurricane Florence and […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Sometimes, I look at all of the papers on my desk and mentally prepare myself for the game of Three-card Monte that follows, as I look for a single piece of paper in that haystack of a mess. If only I had a proper folder system with which to establish a foothold on this combination […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Measurement Tools For Curve Image
We all know that radiographs and other images are a critical tool in diagnosis and treatment planning. While you can always look inside the patients mouth, without radiographs you really can’t get underneath the surface to truly understand what’s going on.  When accessing information in a radiograph or intraoral camera image, it is often necessary […]