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    3 tips for closing more patient phone calls

    Converting a phone call to a sale can be tricky, so here are three tips that can help.


    Hire sufficient staff

    StaffIf your team is overworked and always struggling to keep up, it’s time to hire more people to help. Overworked staff will only be friendly to your patients for so long. After long periods of hard work with few rewards, your staff may begin to neglect duties or mistreat patients. If your team feels overworked and underappreciated, it will reflect poorly on your clinic brand.

    Related reading: The top 7 mistakes dental practices make during patient phone calls

    Consider hiring additional staff members to handle the purely administrative duties for your office. Hire someone to file and manage paperwork, while your seasoned staff answers patient calls, replies to patient emails and works on closing new patient business for your clinic. Give your staff the message that you prioritize patient communications and they will follow your lead.   

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    Patrick Goodness
    Patrick Goodness is the CEO of The Goodness Company a global healthcare and dental marketing firm. He is one of the most recognized ...


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