Cloud-Based Practice Management System Completes Beta Testing
MELVILLE, N.Y., April 4, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest
provider of health care products and services to office-based dental,
animal health and medical practitioners, today announced the
availability of Dentrix Ascend, its first cloud-based practice
Having completed beta testing, Dentrix Ascend features a web-based
practice management system that enhances dental practice efficiency by
providing the benefits of the cloud, including automatic data backup,
upgrades delivered in small, easily learned modules, and round-the-clock
access from any model of computer-Personal Computer, Macintosh or
"Dentrix Ascend provides a completely new experience in dental practice management," said Kevin Bunker,
President, Henry Schein North American Dental Practice Solutions. "Not
only is it cloud-based, but it also improves workflow and practice
efficiency with an entirely new, easy-to-learn interface that we created
based on hundreds of hours of usability research."
Recognized by Dental Products Report (DPR) as one of the five
Top Upgrades and Innovations of 2013, Dentrix Ascend offers a unique
approach to managing office workflow in the way it delivers real-time
information. "While most software systems provide reports that look back
at data from the month before, Dentrix Ascend provides a dashboard of
real-time information to ensure dental team members focus on the most
important tasks, right away. In addition, it streamlines the path for
completing those tasks," Bunker added.
Customers can subscribe to Dentrix Ascend on a month-to-month basis, offering dentists greater flexibility than long-term
service contracts. In addition, Dentrix Ascend includes many features
that are typically costly add-on modules in other systems-such as
patient reminder services and electronic insurance claim submission -
all for a single monthly price.
For more information about Dentrix Ascend, visit www.DentrixAscend.com.