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- February 2012
8 Faster, Smarter, Better Management Strategies to Boost Your Business: We Want to Hear Your Management Strategies
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, which minimizes the pressure of deadlines and enables a technician to focus on his product quality.
For example, some laboratories use a manual pre-scheduling system. Each technician has a designated block of time and pre-determined number of units he can handle per day. As cases come in, the office manager...
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- April 2011
Here is a quick-and-easy technique for an esthetic, bondable provisional restoration using eFiber, a very strong, opaque glass fiber that is impregnated with both PMMA resin and BIS GMA.
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To charge or not to charge for remakes is an issue that often divides lab owners. LMTâs exclusive Remake Survey looks at how your peers are handling cases gone wrong.
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