Medical practices of all kinds use practice management software, which often includes credit card processing.
Many practice use Dentrix practice management software, but if you take credit cards through the software, you know that it’s not cheap. How much money are you leaving on the table, and what are the alternatives?
Pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, and the more nebulous “pseudo-pharmaceuticals” are all considered high-risk sales in credit card processing. That means a different approach to securing a processor.
With corporate dentistry becoming a threat to smaller dental practices, the need to optimize administration and effectively manage dental procedures has never been more important.
HealthFusion, now called NextGen Office, is a company that offers MediTouch electronic health records and practice management software for doctors’ offices and other medical practices.
Even though many people have some type of health insurance, it’s likely that your patients will need to pay for some of their services out of pocket. Whether it’s a co-payment or the full cost of a visit, people like the convenience of paying by card.