Seeing the Active Patients in Recare

September 30, 2020 A common definition of patient retention is the percentage of active patients who consistently return for recare visits within a specified period. Want to keep an eye on your numbers? The Insights page has a dashboard that specifically highlights...

Applying PROPHY to Patients

February 26, 2020 Recare is the lifeblood of a practice, and the most common type of recare is the prophylaxis or “prophy”, optimally administered every six months. Dentrix Ascend comes with a built-in recare type called PROPHY that you will end up assigning...

Adding a Custom Recare Type

Dentrix Ascend comes with a number of recare types predefined, but one size does not fit all. What if, for example, your practice needs to automate scheduling and reminders for, say, scaling and root planing treatments? No problem. You just need to add a custom recare...

Individualizing Recare Intervals

Dentrix Ascend allows you to adjust the intervals between recare visits on a patient-by-patient basis. For example, your default prophy schedule is six months between visits, but you can customize that interval to be every four months for a patient with poor hygiene...