Anyone who owns a computer knows at some time the device needs to update to stay on top of added securities and features. While it may seem like a hassle to update, and restart, it really is for our own benefit to be on the latest version of operating system (or app, or software, etc.).
Dr. Stuart Robb takes pride in keeping his office running on schedule 100 percent of the time. His schedule is worked out so perfectly that he even advertises to prospective patients that each appointment will start on time. For years, Dr. Robb relied on ViewPoint to manage his schedule. Earlier this year, Robb Orthodontics made the transition to Edge Cloud, the second time his team has done so.
Dr. Robb first became familiar with Ortho2 ViewPoint while working at the University of Chicago. When he took over his current practice – offices in both Lake Forest and Highland Park, Illinois – he had been using two different practice management systems, but chose to continue with ViewPoint.
Are you looking for an easy way to access patient information as patients call in? Then look no further than Edge Pop from Ortho2, a new, free feature available soon for Edge and in a future version of ViewPoint. Edge Pop shows which patients and responsible parties are calling into your office with a pop-up notification. With just a few simple clicks, you can quickly access a patient or responsible party’s folder.
The Ortho2 Users Group Meeting is a little over two months away, and we can’t wait to see you at the happiest place on Earth! The 2017 UGM takes place in Orange County, California, February 23-25. We have a great line up of consultants, doctors, and Ortho2 staff who will show you how to get your practice running in the best shape possible.
♫Tis the season to be jolly. Fa la la la la la la la la ♫ We are in full holiday spirit here at Ortho2 – Buddy, our Elf on the Shelf, has been popping around the office, we are preparing for the 16th annual chili cook-off, and some of us (we won’t name names) have had the holiday tunes going since before Thanksgiving.
Many of our ViewPoint customers ask what the differences between ViewPoint and Edge are, and why they should consider Edge. There are many factors to consider when making the move; here are some of the larger benefits of Edge.
One of the most underused features in Edge is workflows. A workflow is a sequence of events or actions required by your office protocol. Depending on the type of workflow, you may be prompted to complete an action before you can continue with another task.
Now that you are thinking about the future of your practice, have you thought about moving your data to the cloud? Ortho2’s Edge is the perfect cloud-based solution for your practice. But wait, Ortho2 has a cloud option? Why, yes, we do! We have even heard people say, but it isn’t a “true cloud”. Oh, but it is. Below, we bust some of the most common myths.
We’ve heard all through our lives we need to plan for the future – whether that is setting aside money in a 401(k), having a succession plan in place, or even something as simple as keeping backups of your data in case something goes terribly wrong. The more we plan for the future, the easier it is when that time comes. And your practice management software shouldn’t be something you neglect to plan for.