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Your Dental Practice Financing Team

Abstract This article provides insights into the importance of establishing a team when acquiring a dental practice. It provides detailed information on choosing a lender and points out key considerations and potential pitfalls that can lead to a less than ideal experience.Jennifer Maschke, Vice President – Business Banking Officer at U.S. Bank, applies 10+ years of […]

Rewarding for Dentists, Life Changing for Patients!

Dentists, you are invited to this exciting seminar detailing the causes and treatments for sleep apnea and the use of appliances. Dr. Jeff Forslund • Thursday, March 9th, 2017 • 6:30 Register & a light dinner • 7-9:30pm Speaker Purchase Tickets here: BrownPaperTickets.com $60 ($50 if registered before February 23, 2017) Two Fundamental CE credits, approval pending. […]

5 Things Every Savvy Dentist Knows When Picking a Real Estate Agent

A commercial real estate transaction can either catapult or cripple your business. As one the highest expenses of healthcare practices, a real estate negotiation needs to be handled by an expert. One small mistake on a lease or purchase can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Protect yourself and your business by identifying these five […]

New! Overtime Exemption Rules Issued

Have you heard the latest? That the federal government has issued new rules when it comes to overtime exemptions? Are you wondering what that means? How it affects you? You’re not alone! And, we’re here to help! To do that, we first have to address a myth about compensating your staff and get a few […]

The Value of a Financial Advisor

I am often asked the question or some variation from a prospective client:  Is your ongoing financial advisory fee really going to be worth it to us?  The simple answer is I won’t know for sure until I dig into your planning.   I do believe and have found that we provide a very real return on an investment […]

Construction • It’s What We Do Best

  Heritage is involved from the start. We provide project management for all the necessary steps to complete your project. We work directly with the design team of architects and engineers, lending our expertise and knowledge of the construction process to develop a plan with function and creativity that meet your goals, while also managing […]

Why Should We Really Care What Patients Think?

There is a lot of talk in healthcare today about ‘quality care’ and what really comprises a quality ‘patient experience.’ Call it ‘patient experience’ or ‘patient satisfaction,’ the end result is the same. Patients need to feel good about your practice – and we’re not talking just about their dentist – but the receptionist, the […]

Dental Office Fraud Protection Checklist

To ensure you have controls in place to protect your organization, use this checklist to assist with your periodic fraud prevention procedures review. Review and update internal procedures and controls Train personnel on fraud prevention best practices Establish dual control procedures for ACH, remote deposit capture and wires Review employee access privileges and limit administrative […]

How U.S. Bank Collects & Safeguards Your Information

From The Shield: A security newsletter for businesses • Spring 2016 Since the events of September 11, 2001, banks and regulators are more focused on limiting the potential for financing terrorist and drug-related activities through our financial system. As a result, banks have increased their efforts to prevent money laundering and terrorist financing, and to […]