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CareCredit offers booklet with practical advice from dental educators

Oct. 17, 2012
25 Great Ideas is a 50-page book that features advice on a range of topics.

COSTA MESA, California--As part of a 25th anniversary celebration, CareCredit--a health-care credit card, asked 25 leading dental educators to share one important idea they believe will help dentists achieve their 2013 goals.

Their responses have been collected to create a new 50-page book, 25 Great Ideas. The collection features advice on a range of topics including the new patient experience, minimizing scheduling gaps, great patient relationships, team goal setting, hygiene handoffs, practical leadership, and efficient and effective systems.

“The ideas shared can be implemented at nearly every practice regardless of location, patient base or size, and can positively impact the doctor, team and patients,” said Doug Hammond, senior vice president, CareCredit.

The 25 dental educators who contributed to the collection include: Lois Banta, Dr. Charles Blair, Bonnie Bradbury, Debbie Castagna, Dr. Michael Cohen, Jennifer de St. Georges, Dr. William G. Dickerson, Katherine Eitel, Debra Engelhardt-Nash, Susan Gunn, Dr. Paul Homoly, Dr. Mark Hyman, Cathy Jameson, Dr. Roger P. Levin, Tom Limoli, Dr. David Maddow, Dr. Richard Maddow, JoAn Majors, Judy Kay Mausolf, Sally McKenzie, Linda Miles, Virginia Moore, Amy Morgan, Ken Runkle, Dr. Rhonda R. Savage, Kerry Straine, Olivia Straine, and Dr. Gary Takacs.

To request a complimentary copy, practices who do not yet accept CareCredit can call (800) 300-3046, ext. 4519. Those practices that already accept CareCredit can contact provider services at (800) 859-9975; press option 1, then 6.

For more information, call (800) 300-3046 x4519 or visit

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