Enhancement Requests

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  1. chart

    I would like to be able to attach the clinical note templates to the procedure codes so that when I'm reviewing treatment on a tooth the notes are attached.

    2 votes
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      1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • shade

      In the Progress notes add a column for shade used.

      4 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Charting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • automatic senior discount

        We would like an alert to let us know when a patient requires a senior discount and/or automatic adjustment on ledger for patients who qualify for the adjustment

        5 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Ledger  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • When the Set the Appointment complete, it still posted with the original Procedure amount.

          When an amount is changed in the appoitment book "Amount / Set" area, I would like to see it change automatically in the patient ledger

          6 votes
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            0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Tx Plan Printout: add custom pics of pt smile

            I would love to add photos of my patients big old ugly amalgam fillings or a plaque encrusted smile to a patients when I hand them their printed treatment plan. There are three pics that are there but not customizable. A picture is worth a thousand words!!!

            5 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Treatment Planning  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 1 vote
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                1 comment  ·  Treatment Planning  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • ecentral

                e-central communications
                There should be a way to input a personalized text and send to individual patients...ex: your prescription has been call into the pharmacy

                5 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Reduce the extra blank lines in progress notes for faster scanning

                  When reviewing progress notes I like to be able to scan the chart notes quickly. I usually have the following view buttons selected: tx outstanding, tx completed, clincal notes, clinical notes expanded. This is the view I like. Unfortunately there are extra blank lines under every procedure and every clinical so i have to vertical scroll like crazy, or select buttons on and off to get the info I want. 11.0 was very condensed, very concise. Why not eliminate all the extra blank lines?

                  7 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Charting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • charting exportation

                    Would save paper if we could export charting instead of having to print, scan and then attach to claim. We do not use electronic claim filing through dentrix because RSS is cheaper.

                    3 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Practice Advisor History - rename reports for easier ID

                      I would like to be able to rename Practice Advisor reports that are in history to make them easier to utilize for comparison puposes since not all reports use the same settings.

                      2 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • We miss Dentrix 11.0 Clinical Notes format

                        I miss the ease of entering and viewing charting (clinical) notes of Dentrix 11.0. It seems G-4 has taken a step backward in this area. 1)Our office utilizes clinical notes for each patient visit to summarize treatment that day, not progress notes. Since we do multiple procedures at each appointment to attach a "progress" note to just one of those procedures when multiple procedures were performed done doesn't make sense.2) we miss being able to view treatment completed that day while entering our clinical note in the pop up box - all on one screen as in 11.0. In G-4…

                        7 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Charting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Emailing FMX

                          It would be nice to be able to send all of the films in a fmx at once through email.

                          5 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • patient survey

                            Patient request: Q13 should have different response categories: Very Likely, Somewhat Likely, Somewhat Unlikely, Very Unlikely ....Allow the office to pick & chose the questions.

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                              0 comments  ·  Correspondence  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Problem with different plan maximum for secondary insurance info.

                              Two patients both have individual primary dental insurance coverage. Their primary insurance also provides secondary coverage for each other, but at a lower maximum. We need a way to be able to enter the different dental plan maximum for dependents.

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                                1 comment  ·  Insurance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 5 votes
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                                • Create an envelope when scheduling a new appointment

                                  To be able to create an envelope when scheduling a new appointment to send paperwork to patient.

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                                    1 comment  ·  Scheduling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Abfacture Lesions

                                    A way on the perio chart to record the depth of abfracture lesions.

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                                      1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Do not have a date on the name of the treatment Plan

                                      It is misleading when treatment was recommended because the treatment planner automatically puts a date on. I wish that the date showed up next to the actual procedure.

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                                        0 comments  ·  Treatment Planning  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • search patient by date of service

                                        i would like to be able to serach for a patient by the date of service as well

                                        4 votes
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                                          2 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • reports

                                          A report that provides how much of a new patient's treament plan has 1) been scheduled and 2) completed

                                          3 votes
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