Podcast: Patient Mobilizer

Hi, welcome back to another episode of the Sikka Software podcast. Today we’re going to talk about using technology to enable closer doctor-patient relationships.

A strong doctor-patient relationship is crucial to ensuring positive health outcomes for your patients. A study by Health Services Research confirmed what common sense long suspected, that patients who feel that they have a strong relationship with their provider are more active in managing their own health. Psychology has long known that likability is a strong motivator in ensuring compliance. When patients like their providers, they are more likely to follow the provider’s advice and will have better health overall. Patients will also develop a sense of loyalty to their practice.

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Podcast: An Introduction to Our API

Welcome back to the Sikka Software podcast. Today’s episode is about why using Sikka’s API is beneficial. This podcast is primarily directed at businesses who are interested in becoming part of the Sikka Marketplace.  

The Sikka Marketplace currently supports more than fifty applications from a variety of different partners. Sikka Marketplace is enabled by our API, which allows partners to quickly and securely build apps for the retail healthcare market including dental, veterinary, orthodontics, oral surgery, chiropractic, audiology, and optometric markets.

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Sikka Software and Worldpay Partner to Offer Integrated and Smart Online Payment Service for Retail Healthcare Business

Sikka Software, a platform and marketplace that is revolutionizing the retail healthcare industry, and Worldpay, the global leader in payments, today announced a new agreement to provide an integrated and smart online payment solution to their clients in the United States and around the world.

The collaboration between these two companies will provide clients with a cost-effective and integrated payment solution powered by the combination of Worldpay’s expertise in highly secure and reliable online payments and Sikka Software’s market-leading technology platform that is compatible with over 96% of dental, veterinary, optometry, orthodontist, chiropractor, oral surgery and audiology markets.

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Sikka Summit and The Self Driving Practice

On July 27th, 2018 Sikka Software held a partner summit on the future of our industry. We spoke about how Artificial Intelligence can help Dentists, Veterinarians, Optometrists, Audiologists, Chiropractors, Oral Surgeons, Orthodontists and others run their practice more efficiently while also achieving their goals.

You can read more about The Self Driving Practice and Vijay Sikka’s vision of the future on DrBicuspid.

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Four Things You Need to Know about Practice Optimizer Orthodontics

Did you know that Sikka tracks key performance indicators (KPIs) for specialties within the dental industry? You can find many of these KPIs in the standard version of Practice Optimizer Premium, but Sikka has a special version of Practice Optimizer just for orthodontics. With Practice Optimizer Orthodontics, you can track important information about your business and, more importantly, how effectively orthodontic care is delivered throughout your practice.

Here are some ways that Practice Optimizer Orthodontics is customized:

  1. Track the KPIs most important to your orthodontics practice. KPIs include the number of Phase I and Phase II contracts, consultations, emergency appointments, patients with Invisalign and more. Ensure your patients are receiving the best care by tracking conversion rates from consultations to contracts. With these KPIs, you can see trends develop in your practice and compare performance of providers over time.

 

  • Get ready for your day with the Morning Meeting Report. Some of our most successful customers gather their team each morning for a quick check-in. With the Morning Meeting Report, you can see how your practice is performing month-to-date and see what is upcoming for that day in your clinic.
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    Sikka’s Award Winning API is Now on Postman

    Sikka Software’s award-winning API is now available on Postman. Postman is a leading site devoted to APIs, reporting over 5 million developers accessing 130 million APIs every month. Sikka is among many great innovators represented on Postman including Twitter, Adobe, PayPal, Microsoft and more.

    In 2017 Sikka won the 2017 API World award for Health APIs. Sikka’s platform cloud uses a single API so developers can quickly build secure apps for over 96% of dental veterinary, orthodontics, oral surgery, chiropractic, audiology, and optometry industries. These apps are included in the Sikka Marketplace.

    You can find more about our One API at Postman or on our website.

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