MELVILLE, N.Y., October 9, 2014 — Henry Schein Practice Solutions Inc., a subsidiary of Henry Schein, Inc., announced today the launch of Dentrix® Mastery Tracks™, a new training and skills assessment program to help dental team members improve practice management by maximizing their use of Henry Schein Dentrix, the industry leading dental practice management software. Dentrix Mastery Tracks debuted during this week’s American Dental Association’s 2014 Annual Convention.
Dentrix Mastery Tracks offers eight online exams in four management areas or “mastery tracks” (Front Office, Financial, Practice Analysis and Clinical) to quickly determine a user’s strengths and weaknesses in using Dentrix to improve the practice. Users can test their Dentrix skills in scheduling,continuing care, billing and accounts receivable, insurance, charting, treatment planning, reporting andsecurity, and patient information. After successfully completing each test, users receive a skill certificate acknowledging their competency. When users successfully complete all required tests for a specific Mastery Track, they receive an official Dentrix Specialist certificate to signify their competence in that practice management area.
“With Dentrix Mastery Tracks, dental practitioners can be more confident in their team members’ correct use of the full range of Dentrix features for operating a more efficient and productive practice,” said Kevin Bunker, President, Henry Schein North America Dental Practice Solutions. “Delivering training and skill assessment for office staff is another example of our commitment to helping our Dentrix users better manage their practices, so dentists can focus on providing healthcare.”
To help users strengthen their management skills, Dentrix Mastery Tracks offers a complete range of online and in-person Dentrix learning options, including test blueprints, hands-on workshop training, in-office training, an online resource center for self-paced training and other publications, such as Dentrix Magazine and Dentrix eNewsletter. These tools can help team members prepare for tests and fill any knowledge gaps that become apparent after completing tests.
To create an account, select tracks and take tests, please visit www.Dentrix.com/Mastery. Downloadable test guides, FAQs and a video overview are also available, among many other training tools.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry schein, Inc. is the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners. The Company also serves dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and other alternate care sites. A Fortune 500® Company and a member of the NASDAQ 100® Index, Henry Shein employs more than 17,000 Team SChein Members and serves more than 800,000 customers.
The Company offers a comprehensive selection of products and services, including value-added solutions for operating efficient practices and delivering high-quality care. Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of more than 96,000 branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 110,000 additional products available as special-order items. The Company also offers its customers exclusive, innovative technology solutions, including practice management software and e-commerce solutions, as well as a broad range of financial services.
Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein has operations or affiliates in 27 countries. The Company’s sales reached a record $9.6 billion in 2013, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 16 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995. For more information, visit the Henry Schein website at www.henryschein.com.CONTACT:
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