For many dentists, retaining patients is a major priority. A 30-year ongoing study by the Levin Group found that the average practice loses around 15 percent of patients each year. That’s twice as much as their top-performing peers.

Losing patients at such rates significantly impacts a practice’s bot...
26.05.21 12:18 PM - Comment(s)
Building from our previous blog post, Artificial Intelligence in Dentistry,  where we discussed the current applications of AI in dentistry, we are going to have a look at the medical world where the use of AI is more developed, to see what is out there and how it can apply to dentistry today. ...
31.03.21 11:25 AM - Comment(s)
What is Artificial Intelligence?

Artificial intelligence (AI) is intelligence demonstrated by machines, unlike the natural intelligence displayed by humans and animals, which involves consciousness and emotionality. AGI (Artificial General Intelligence) is a level of computer intelligence that fully ...
25.03.21 04:34 PM - Comment(s)
In a webinar last year hosted by Becker's Hospital Review, industry experts discussed how electronic informed consent streamlines provider workflows by saving time and resources. 

According to the industry experts on the panel, “paper-based consent processes are prone to issues and challenges” s...
15.03.21 05:25 PM - Comment(s)
Does your practice have an Instagram page? Are you an avid Tweeter? Do you interact with patients on Facebook? In this blog we are going to discuss the use of social media in dentistry.

Social media has the potential to be used as an opportunity to create value for both medical professionals and pati...
01.03.21 02:42 PM - Comment(s)
The need for Digital Transformation

The introduction of new technologies have always arguably helped businesses to adapt to the fast-paced digital world we live in today, but the pandemic has highlighted a further crucial need to enable businesses to “innovate and thrive in an increasingly digital wo...
25.02.21 05:28 PM - Comment(s)
In a recent search, a trending question on Google has been “what is the difference between consent and informed consent?” In general and as an overview, the British Journal of Medical Practitioners provides the basic difference between consent and informed consent as being “the patients' knowledge b...
23.02.21 03:17 PM - Comment(s)

Dentist and Patient Advocates say that dentistry is facing a crisis fuelled by the pandemic that will likely lead to an increase in Oral Cancer in the coming months and years.


Summary:

  • People needing urgent care are struggling to find NHS Treatments in all parts of England according to Healthwatch.
  • Sur...
12.02.21 03:18 PM - Comment(s)
The Importance of Informed Consent

One of the most commonly asked questions is “why is informed consent so important?”


Whilst discussing informed consent in the Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, Kakar et al. state that “without informed consent to treatment, a dentist is vulnerable to criticism on a number of counts.”&...

12.02.21 03:15 PM - Comment(s)
Founded by a dentist to help other dentists

Welcome to our latest blog! Over the past four years Flynotes has grown into one of the fastest-selling dental software platforms, how did it all begin? 


Flynotes’ Founder and CEO, Govin Murugachandran, in his final year at King’s College London studying dentistry to become a dual-qualified Maxi...

12.02.21 03:11 PM - Comment(s)
Introducing: The NEW Multi-Practice Functionality
We now offer the Multi-Practice feature within Flynotes in response to your feedback.


Whether you work for multiple practices, or your practice has multiple locations, your seamless consenting journey will never stop. 

Nadine has put together a short video below which displays the ease of switchi...
28.01.21 02:33 PM - Comment(s)
New Real-Time Dashboards
New dashboards have been added to provide clinicians and practice managers with a real-time overview of the practice and user account activity.

You are now able to access a dashboard unique to you and an additional dashboard which provides an overview for the whole practice. From the menu, you are ab...
13.01.21 11:37 AM - Comment(s)
The Importance of Patient Education
"Patient education is mandatory for practice success." A statement made by Prosthodontist and CEO of Practical Clinical Courses, Gordon Christensen. According to Dr Christensen, having knowledgeable staff can add to the education of patients regarding their treatment and are "ess...
11.12.20 01:52 PM - Comment(s)
Funding Secured

We are pleased to announce that Flynotes has successfully secured funding from NPIF-Maven Equity Finance.


CEO Govin Murugachandran said: "These unprecedented times have highlighted the importance and need for Flynotes digital consent and communication platform in delivering care safely and ...
24.11.20 03:10 PM - Comment(s)
Patient Consent: Promoting Positive Engagement

Doyle et al. state “the importance of securing patient engagement as an element of valid consent to treatment”₁. Flynotes both promotes and encourages patient engagement on bespoke consents with the option of allowing patients to ask questions regarding their treatment. There has been talk...

19.11.20 11:32 AM - Comment(s)