covid-19 RESOURCES

Curve was with you when COVID-19 began. We’ll be here to support you long after it’s gone. COVID-19 is strong. Together we’re stronger.

We created this Resource Center to provide you with information to help you run your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will continue to update the page with content we hope you will find helpful as we all strive to return to normalcy.

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Tax-Free COVID-19 Reimbursements For You and Your Staff

Because COVID-19 has been declared a federal disaster, a little-known tax law provision could help you provide benefits to employees, thus boosting morale, and lower your tax liabi...
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Dental Economic's Chris Salierno w/Curve Dental's Jana Macon

Chris Salierno, Chief Editor of Dental Economics, interviews our very own, Jana Macon, Curve Dental EVP Customer Success about implementing a "Low-Touch/No-Touch" process, the impo...
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COVID-19 Economic Impact on Dental Practices

How do dentists intend to adjust to a “new normal?” New data collected the week of September 21, 2020 as part of the ADA’s Health Policy Institute (HPI) COVID-19 Economic Impact Po...
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University of Michigan Study: Dentistry survey examines essential workers’ views on COVID-19

A survey of nearly a thousand people who were tested for COVID-19 antibodies at the School of Dentistry this summer examined how the pandemic is affecting the life experiences of e...
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Resources

ADA COVID-19 Center for Dentists

The COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on our daily lives is rapidly evolving. Here are some resources and guidance to help dentists navigate this unprecedented time for their practi...
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Technology Front & Center

Emergencies often catch us off guard as they can take on many different forms — flood, fire, earthquake, hurricane, tornado, theft — and in 2020, a global pandemic...       
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Publish Date: April 28, 2020

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Dentistry Tomorrow: Let the cloud seamlessly integrate your technologies

Curve Dental’s Jana Macon explains how cloud-based practice management software should be at the center of your dental technology integration….
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Publish Date: June 2, 2020

Articles

The Sun Can Still Shine When It’s Cloudy Out

I was on a Zoom call with a very prestigious key opinion leader, and as we were talking, I noticed sticky notes all over his.. .
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Publish Date: April 27, 2020

Videos

Coronavirus impact on dental practices: Are cloud-based records for you?

Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz continues this video series to help dentists during and after shutdowns. She acknowledges that cloud-based software is a dentist's best friend during th...
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Publish Date: May 20, 2020

Blogs

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Software During and After a Mandatory Shutdown

There is no question that the mandatory shutdown resulting from COVID-19 has had a profound impact on the dental industry. 
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Webinars

Understanding Your Options

How to navigate the CARES Act and choose the best option for your practice (recorded session)
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Webinars

Free Teledentistry.com offer

A mobile-first platform that connects patients with dentist anytime anywhere...
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Webinars

"Operations Improvement" While You Wait Webinar Series: Session 4

Use Curve Hero software to improve your operations (recorded session)
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Webinars

"Accounts Receivables" While You Wait Webinar Series: Session 3

How to optimize your account receivables (recorded session) 
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"Recare" While You Wait Webinar Series: Session 2

Identify and manage recare opportunities (recorded session)
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"Treatment Plans" While You Wait Series: Session 1

Tips for cleaning up your treatment plans (recorded session)
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Webinars

"Paper Tips" Accelerate Your Business With Curve Webinar Series: Session 4

Topics related to becoming a paperless practice (recorded session)
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""Reports" Accelerate Your Business With Curve Webinar Series: Session 3

How to filter and create reports (recorded session)
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Webinars

"Correspondence with Patients" Accelerate Your Business With Curve Webinar Series: Session 2

Ways to use Curve to enhance patient correspondence  (recorded session)
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Webinars

“Back to Work”

Steps to help ensure patients visits follow COVID-19 protocols (recorded session)
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Quick Guides

Collection Summary Dashboard

Collections data aims to look at longer-term trends, with factors such as insurance receivables and other payment cycles commonly taking longer periods to resolve. The Collection S...
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Dentist & Hygienist Production Dashboard

Production totals for a period of time are broken down by dentists and hygienists in this dashboard.
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Quick Guides

Using the KPIs Huddle Dashboard

KPIs or, Key Performance Indicators, are discrete data representations that offices can use for decision making and planning. KPIs are part of the Curve Playbook Huddle Dashboards....
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Quick Guides

Patients Without Recare Breakdown Dashboard

This dashboard will inform your practice of opportunities to fill in additional revenue through understanding the missed and potential opportunities of scheduling active patients f...
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Quick Guides

Recare Overview Dashboard

How can I apply this information to my practice? Most dental consultants suggest maintaining active patients is much less costly than recruiting and adding new patients. It is easi...
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Collection Summary Dashboard

Collections data aims to look at longer-term trends, with factors such as insurance receivables and other payment cycles commonly taking longer periods to resolve. The Collection S...
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Quick Guides

Aging Summary Dashboard

How can I apply this information to my practice? This dashboard will provide an overview of your aging, indicating the breakdown between Responsible Party (RP) Aging and Insurance ...
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Publish Date: May 11, 2020

Articles

COVID-19 Coding and Billing Interim Guidance: Virtual Visits

The American Dental Association (ADA) recognizes the unprecedented and extraordinary circumstances dentists and their patients face. Our guiding principles are to mitigate transmis...
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Publish Date: March 27, 2020

Articles

D9995 and D9996 – ADA Guide to Understanding and Documenting Teledentistry Events

Developed by the ADA, this guide is published to educate dentists and others in the dental community on these procedures and their codes first published in CDT 2018 and effective J...
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Publish Date: April 5, 2020

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CDA provides clarification on the Small Business Administration's EIDL and PPP loan

Yesterday, the American Dental Association sent a communication regarding dentists’ eligibility to apply for both an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and a Paycheck Protection ...
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Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to support Canadians and businesses facing hardship as a result of the global COVID-19 outbreak.
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The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever...
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SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories were able to apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Lo...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of the American people. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep t...
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Apply for the Paycheck Protection Program

Curve Dental has partnered with Cross River Bank and Kabbage to deliver an alternative to big banks for Curve customers to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) during th...
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Publish Date: April 15, 2020

Blogs

Taking Measure During COVID-19

Taking Measure During COVID-19 During normal times, dentists and their practice managers often have limited opportunities to focus on ways to improve production and the efficiency ...
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Publish Date: April 29, 2020

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Technology and the Modern Dental Practices

COVID-19 has impacted dental practices in myriad ways. From shut-downs to limiting appointments to emergencies to establishing new protocols for ensuring the safety of staff and pa...
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