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From the Series: Barry D. the Lab GuyMichael Hill · Barry D. the Lab Guy · Industry News · Sep 2013
Several years ago we received a case that sparked a complete shift in the way our lab is run. A doctor asked us to make two zirconia crowns for a 17-year-old girl. The crowns were to replace teeth #8-9 and the prescription specified that the length of the centrals be 18mm long! We called to clarify the...
- Kelly Fessel Carr · Industry News · Sep 2013
Thanks to the advent of digital technology, many laboratory owners and managers are discovering new business models and finding ways to reinvent their businesses and reinvigorate their careers. Here are the stories of three lab owners/managers who have done so using Sirona Dental, Inc.'s CEREC Acquistion Centers, Sirona Connect.
From the Series: Barry D. the Lab GuyMichael Hill · Barry D. the Lab Guy · Management · Apr 2013
In the latest installment of Barry D. The Lab Guy, Laboratory Owner Mike Hill explains his strategies for protecting the bottom line.
- February 2012
- LMT Communications, Inc. · Management · Feb 2012
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From the Series: Faster, Smarter, Better: 36 Strategies to Boost Your Business
8 Faster, Smarter, Better Management Strategies to Boost Your Business: We Want to Hear Your Management StrategiesLMT Communications, Inc. · Faster, Smarter, Better: 36 Strategies to Boost Your Business · Management · Feb 2012
###Problem: I'd like to implement pre-scheduling to help make our workload more consistent; we're overwhelmed one day and slow the next. Strategy: Pre-scheduling—where the laboratory, rather than the dentist, determines the turnaround time for each case—helps ensure an even workflow,...
- April 2011
- LMT Communications, Inc. · Management · Jun 2005
Implementing a quality management system can offer a wealth of benefits to your laboratory: streamline your operations, cut costs, help train staff, increase customer satisfaction and safety, and help you comply with FDA regulations.
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