MELVILLE, N.Y., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, announced today that its third annual Henry Schein Business of Dentistry Conference will kick off at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on August 7, 2014. The three-day event is designed to unite and empower the entire dental team to operate efficient, successful practices in today's rapidly evolving digital world. Dentists, front office staff and managers, dental assistants and hygienists will learn how to maximize technology investments, improve productivity and boost overall practice performance while enhancing patient care from world-class dental practice management experts.
The conference will feature insights from renowned dental practice management experts into effective profitability strategies and building productive, high-performing teams. Dental software specialists will provide training for optimizing the advanced features of Henry Schein's practice management systems, including Dentrix®, Dentrix® Enterprise and Easy Dental®. Clinicians and dental surgeons will also be on hand to discuss the benefits of integrating digital technology into practice workflows. In addition, conference speakers will discuss the changing realities of the health care landscape, underscoring the need for more efficient, integrated dental teams to enhance long-term business success and quality patient care.
"Last year's Business of Dentistry Conference set new standards for quality of informative seminars and training for attendees, and this year we are raising the bar even higher," said Kevin Bunker, President, Henry Schein North America Dental Practice Solutions. "From improving practice management, to using the latest software and understanding treatments that are setting new standards in dental clinics, the Business of Dentistry Conference is where dental team members can find the right answers for their specific practice needs."
The conference will include more than 80 classes on the latest practice management and clinical skills. Topics will include: billing and accounts receivable, clinical technology, dental team management, insurance, patient communication, practice analysis, practice marketing, practice security, practice profitability, scheduling, and treatment planning and case acceptance. This year's premiere conference sponsors include DEXIS®, Ivoclar Vivadent®, PracticeSafeGuard™ and DemandForce®. The conference will also include a special pre-conference track offered by Planmeca covering the benefits of digital restorative dentistry; and Henry Schein Financial Services featuring "Entrepreneurship in Dentistry."