WannaCry: How Secure Is Your Orthodontic Practice’s Data Anyway?

I was recently approached by an orthodontist who really, really wanted to cry: all of his office’s documents including patient communications, case images and x-rays stored on his practice’s computers were encrypted by this virus. Since paying the ransom was out of the question (you don’t negotiate with cyberterrorists as blackmail never really ends), his […]

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AAO 2017 – What’s Hot and What’s Not

If you weren’t able to make it to San Diego this year you missed out on the nice weather, fantastic nightlife, and a lot of new and exciting products and services in the exhibit hall. While at the show we talked with quite a few orthodontists about what they thought of all these new trends […]

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Continuous Accounting Advantages in Orthodontic Practice Management Software

Continuous Accounting is a relatively new approach to accounting made possible by modern computing technology which delivers tangible and significant improvements in the cost effectiveness, reliability, and immediacy of accounting and financial reporting of large corporations today. Which means spending a lot less time and money on bookkeeping (a non-value adding activity) while getting a […]

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Are Cloud Backups Best For Disaster Recovery?

It’s hard to avoid the barrage of hype surrounding cloud-based backup solutions these days; it seems that everybody has some kind of cloud backup offering that is touted as the ultimate be all and end all. Your Practice Management Software (PMS) vendor. Your local IT support company. Heck, even your Internet Service Provider (ISP) offers […]

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