We started by asking consultants from around the country three simple questions. What we got back from them was very interesting and informative.
As a follow-up to the article showing Sikka Software data on the rate of six-month checkups being reappointed, we threw out these three questions to the consulting world.
- What’s the biggest reason you believe patients don’t come back into the practice for their six-month appointments?
- What’s the biggest tip you could give practices to avoid that from happening?
- What have you seen personally work in your practice or practices you have consulted with?
Sounds simple, right? Well, just like every person is different, every consultant has a different way of looking at things.
Here is what Jamie says she has learned through working more than 30 years “in the trenches” as a hygienist and five years as an assistant.