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Systems and Data Security, Loss, Recovery: Are You Prepared?

Small dental practices many not be fully prepared should things go terribly wrong with their technology. Technology is obviously critical and most business processes now cannot function if technology is lost; everything is handled through it. Productivity of staff; financial impact; loss of data; hardware and software failure. Often overlooked, too, is possible facility failure:… Read more &#x25B8

Top Four Dental Specialties that can Benefit from FastAttach

While all dental practices can benefit from moving forward with electronic solutions for claim adjudication, there are a handful of specialties that could be seeing immediate financial benefits from a solution like FastAttach from NEA Powered by Vyne. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation April 2017 report, there are 4,576 Endodontists, 6,147 Oral Surgeons, 8,740… Read more &#x25B8

A Day in the Life of New Patient

In any job, it’s easy to get caught up in the rigmarole of everyday work tasks and procedures. Everyone has too much to do and not enough time to do it, however, in a business like a dental practice where patients are your lifeblood, taking them for granted can be a big mistake. Look at… Read more &#x25B8

Understanding the Cost of Treatment vs. The Expense

Helping Patients Understand the Value of Treatment vs. the Expense Doctors, assistants and hygienists receive years of clinical training on procedures to improve the oral health of the patients they serve. The challenge, for many, comes down to how well they and their teams can collect on the fees they charge for the services they… Read more &#x25B8

The Frustration of Claim Attachments: Three Troublesome Scenarios Solved

If you’re not currently using electronic claim attachments, NEA Powered by Vyne has no doubt that you’ve likely experienced one of these three common claim attachment scenarios: Claim attachments getting lost in transit and never received by the payer Delayed response times for predeterminations Unclear, unacceptable radiographs The frustrations brought forth by these scenarios and… Read more &#x25B8

Ransomware Attack is Serious Business

In light of the recent WannaCry ransomware attack unleashed over the weekend, we wanted to share with you a few pearls of  advice courtesy of the ADA News: Backup your data regularly and keep a copy off-site: Backing up your data regularly and keeping a secured copy offsite can help protect you from ransomware, and would also… Read more &#x25B8

NEA heads to the 2017 ADSO Summit in Orlando!

Streamlining billing, claim adjudication and electronic information exchange for growing dental service organizations since 1997 NEA Powered by Vyne is excited to meet with the nation’s dental service organizations (DSOs) at the annual ADSO summit, March 7 through 10, 2017, in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. NEA understands the importance of streamlining billing, claim adjudication and… Read more &#x25B8

3 Steps for Managing Data Security in Dentistry

There’s no doubt that HIPAA privacy and security statutes, technology audit requirements, and an increase in users requiring access to multiple systems is driving the need for all healthcare organizations, including dental practices, to focus on managing security risks. Managing those risks is often unchartered territory for dental practice owners who specialize in providing patient care, not… Read more &#x25B8

5 ways to protect your practice from ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malicious software that hackers use to attempt to generate profit by encrypting files then demanding payment to decrypt them; typically spread through email by tricking a user into opening an attachment or clicking a link to a malicious website. Most ransomware infects systems through “spam, phishing messages, websites and email… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Beware of Imposters!

Not all electronic claim attachment solutions are created equally.  At NEA, we specialize in claim attachments and have for over 20 years; that’s what makes us the expert in the space. Our technology works well, our relationships with payers and health plans are unmatched at over 750 and our partner-base is strong. We never drop… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Introducing the Vyne Brand

Welcome to Vyne. This is a big week for our company. Today, we introduced our new brand identity and took the first step in our journey down a new and exciting path – a path that lays the groundwork for future growth. We are Vyne™. In creating the Vyne brand, we saw an opportunity to… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: The Simple Math of Electronic Claim Attachments

Do the Math… Electronic claim attachment solutions like NEA’s FastAttach cost far less than many other dental practice expenditures, yet can help bring serious ROI. See for yourself… With FastAttach you can save time, money and headaches by submitting your attachments electronically to over 700 payers/health plans and you can do it for only $34… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Secure Electronic Options for Better Managing Your Revenue Cycle

Improve Your A/R with a Few Simple Tools Dentists, do you realize that your practice is needlessly throwing money down the drain AND putting the security of your patients’ data at risk every day? It’s true. If you’re not empowering your staff to utilize secure electronic tools for checking eligibility and benefits or for processing… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Data is no less secure even as HIPAA enforcement is here

Lindy Benton, Thursday, April 02, 2015 The headlines are endless and ever-growing: Healthcare data is at risk. Exposure is happening because a scourge of people worldwide is illegally trying to benefit from the information; because of improper protection of sensitive information; or because of some other sort of breach. However, despite continued efforts to address… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Keep Your Data!

Security in healthcare is an ever higher reaching hurdle, and one that can’t be ignored. Let us help you even out the playing field with this infographic on how to keep your data yours!  

BLOG: Functional Personality

So you’ve got your site running, it’s hosted, it’s out on the net, people can find you on the internet if they know your practice name, they’ve been able to find you loosely in random searches thanks to the bit of SEO you’ve dabbled in, but what do you do to make them want to… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: You’ve Got Presence

Last time we talked about why you need to think about getting online, and why your site needs to look good when you do. Today, we’re going to break down one very specific aspect: When you have a presence, suddenly, you have presence. Now that sounds ridiculous, we’ve got it, but bear with us for… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Design For The Future

Since the mid-1990s, the Internet has had a revolutionary impact on culture and commerce. Now, with only a third of the year left in 2014, it’s clear to see that technology isn’t slowing down any time soon. What does that mean for you? A great many things, potentially, but one thing in particular is going… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: So You’re Submitting Your Claims Electronically… What About Your Attachments?

It is rare that we come across a medical office or facility that is still submitting their medical claims manually on paper to the insurance companies. Most are submitting their claims electronically because it is easier, cheaper and exceedingly more efficient than mailing or faxing their claims. Many insurance companies encourage their providers to submit… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: The Role of Attachments in the Electronic Claims Process

The healthcare industry is becoming increasingly efficient by digitizing electronic patient medical records, medical claims, and insurance claim documentation.  An important part of this electronic shift is electronic attachments, such as those that include supporting documentation for electronic claims.  Not only can submitting claim attachments electronically save money and time, but soon there will be specific government regulations requiring their use for specific… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: The difference between profit and loss: Why strong RCM technologies are vital for success in today’s health care climate

While some claim that the recession has hurt health care market initiatives to improve revenue cycle management (RCM) and has decreased the importance of healthcare back office technology investments, the global recession, the movement towards consumer medicine, and government legislation have actually made RCM and related technology vital to payer and provider operation. In fact,… Read more &#x25B8

BLOG: Keys to Keeping Your Practice On Top

Here we are 14 years into a whole new millennium, almost halfway into the second decade of the information age, and in this era of advancement, technological leaps, and higher learning, a few things are becoming essential to the continued success of healthcare practices, no matter their specialty. HIPAA compliance Secure exchange of information Ease… Read more &#x25B8