Entering Multiple Family Members at Once

August 28, 2019 Dentrix Ascend defines a “household” as a group of patients with the same primary contact person. You could create patients one at a time and edit their Related Patients page to make those associations, but because Dentrix Ascend is all about creating...

Popping Up a Medical Alert

June 19, 2019 Some medical information is too important to overlook. That’s why Dentrix Ascend allows you to display a pop-up alert when you select a patient that has certain health conditions of which providers and staff need to be aware. A message like this one...

Scanning to the Document Manager

April 3, 2019 There it is again—that growing stack of papers that is the scan pile… Dentrix Ascend tries to make it as easy as possible to move documents and photographs from paper into an electronic record. The best way to do that is to use Ascend’s scan option...

Handling Duplicate Patients

February 27, 2019 Dentrix Ascend does its best to prevent entry of duplicate patient records. If you enter the exact same first name, last name, and birth date, an alert appears regarding the similar patient record. But if any one of those three pieces is different,...

Filtering the Patient Lookup

It is uncommon that either patients or employees hop from location to location in your multi-site organization. So why, if there are five patients named Juan Sanchez in your network, should you have to sort out which is your patient right here in front of you? Well,...