The benefits, products and services listed below have been carefully reviewed and chosen for their quality, value and service to our members.
UBS Financial Services
UBS provide members of the Alabama Dental Association with exclusive access to financial services resources through the Wile Consulting Group. This group relationship enables members to leverage the vast scale of products and services at UBS. Member benefits include: complimentary financial planning (a $5k–$10k value); Brand new 401(k) retirement savings plan designed exclusively for ALDA members at a group discount rate; advisory and investment program offered at group discount rate; retirement planning guidance, including a retirement income replacement system; lending capabilities with competitive interest rates; free access to UBS global investment research. The Wile Consulting Group distinguishes themselves with a robust service model, comprehensive benefits, diligent research, quality performance and competitive pricing. ALDA and UBS are pleased to introduce the exclusive Wealth Management Program, which launched January 1, 2013.
ADA Insurance Plans
Since 1934, the ADA and Great-West Life have worked together to create ADA Insurance Plans - life and disability insurance exclusively for ADA members and their families. The ADA Insurance Plans offer competitive rates and superior coverage with great options to meet your needs at every point in your dental career. To learn more call 866-607-5338 and speak with a Plan Specialist or visit our website at www.insurance.ada.org.
ALDA Personal MasterCard® credit card
Bank of America provides the ALDA Affinity credit card program to ALDA members. Members can request a year-end summary of charges to recap purchasing activity. For information about rates, fees, other costs and benefits associated with the use of the ALDA endorsed personal credit card, or to apply, please call (800) 932-2775 and ask for the ALDA credit card or click on the link to apply securely online. - ALDA Credit Card
CareCredit, endorsed by the (Association) for our members, is the nation’s leading patient financing program. Over 8 million patients use CareCredit and 80,000 dental practices offer patients the convenience of CareCredit monthly payment plans. CareCredit:
Increases case acceptance and is proven by the ADCPAto increase production an average of 25.3% (click here to view the study).
Helps you attract new patients with their online Doctor Locator, visited by nearly 400,000 patients per month, looking for a practice that offers CareCredit.
Provides an ongoing financial resource for your patients and their families, without the need to reapply.
Reduces the expense, stress, and time associated with collecting Accounts Receivable.
ALDA Members save on enrollment and there’s no monthly minimum use fee. To get started or for more information, call 800-300-3046, ext. 4519 or go to www.carecredit.com/dental.To contact Customer Service, call 800-859-9975.
Officite, Dental Websites
Officite, the leading provider of dental websites and Internet marketing is the official practice website provider for the Alabama Dental Association. Since 2002, Officite has built thousands of websites that have delivered hundreds of thousands of new patient appointments for the dental community. As the endorsed website company for the ALDA, members can launch their online presence with a professional website and Internet marketing plan at a special member rate.
- Pre-designed layouts & editable pre-written Web page content, with option to create completely custom site
- Search marketing programs for first page Google ranking
- Social media and blogs for increased referrals
- Patient reviews solution for enhanced online reputation
- Online patient education for increased treatment awareness
- New Mobile Website solution — your full website optimized for viewing on smartphones & tablets
Start getting found online by new patients immediately. To learn more, contact 855-731-3027 or visit www.officite.com
Disability Insurance (All Types)
Personal Disability Income Insurance, Business Overhead Insurance, Disability Buyout Insurance, Loan Collateralizing Disability Insurance, all tailored for the specific needs of ALDA members and dental professionals.The Alabama Dental Association and D.I. Experts, a company that specializes in providing disability insurance for the dental community since 1996, has negotiated top contracts and discounts for all ALDA members.D.I. Experts is an Alabama based company licensed with every major disability carrier to insure you achieving your specific personal and business needs. “The foundation of any financial plan starts with a quality, comprehensive disability insurance contract – make sure you have yours!” For expert advice on your current plan, or help understanding your future disability options call Tom Sherry toll free at:888-855-2532 (ALDA)// 727-432-4736// DIEXPERTS@tampabay.rr.com
FDA Services Health Insurance
FDA Services offers group health insurance plans for ALDA members, staff and families. Each plan offerscomprehensive coverage for medically necessary expenses. However, each plan provides a different level of medical coverage - so the premium amount is appropriate to the degree of coverage you want. For more information on group health plans through FDA Services, call (800) 877-7597 and ask for Alabama Dental Association group health plans.www.fdaservices.com
Holloway Credit Solutions
ALDA members who seek professional services in collecting past-due accounts are encouraged to discuss this area of practice management with Holloway Credit Solutions. Even prior to ALDA's endorsement, the company was already doing business with 150 dentists throughout the state.Dentists in the Montgomery area may reach Holloway by calling (334) 396-1243. Outside the Montgomery area, use the company's toll free number (800) 264-2700 ext. 243.www.hollowaycredit.com
Bank of America Practice Solutions
For more than 20 years, Bank of America Practice Solutions has served the needs of dentists by offering financial products and services to the dental community. Whether you own a practice or are just getting started, we can provide customized financial solutions for your short-term needs and long-term aspirations:
In addition to these products, Bank of America Practice Solutions brings you added value with dedicated specialists who are experts in this field and who can provide you with customized solutions for your business. We offer some of the most flexible and competitive terms and benefits in the industry today, backed with the dedicated focus on customer satisfaction for which Bank of America is known worldwide. If you are interested in learning more about how Bank of America can assist you with the management and growth of your practice, please call us toll free at 1.800.497.6076 Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern and mention code INA0107A or schedule a phone consultation through our secure website.
Active association members receive reduced loan administration fees.
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* All programs are subject to credit approval and loan amounts are subject to credit worthiness. Some restrictions may apply. Bank of America Practice Solutions is a Bank of America Company. (c) 2012 Bank of America Corporation Bank of America Practice Solutions Quick Facts Phone: 1.800.497.6076 Website: www.bankofamerica.com/practicesolutions
ProAssurance Professional Liability Insurance
ProAssurance is recognized for its leadership in providing cost-effective professional liability insurance to Alabama dentists. In addition to tenacious claims defense producing results substantially above industry averages,ProAssurance offers risk management programs and resources designed exclusively for the dental community. ProAssurance's financial stability is indisputable, having received a rating of "A+" from Standard & Poor's, and an "A" from A.M. Best. ProAssurances' malpractice policy is designed for seamless integration with its Total Practice Protection office policy to provide complete professional protection. Along with a wide variety of personal insurance products available, ProAssurance offers ALDA members a complete insurance package.If you are interested in putting this combination of superior claims defense, personal service and quality insurance products to work for you, please call Debbie Goodwin at (205) 445-2612 (Birmingham office) or (800) 282-6242 ext. 2612.www.proassurance.com
Dental Team Performance
Dental Team Performance – Practice Performance to Profit
Dental Team Performance, a Birmingham-based company, is the leading provider of practice performance management in Alabama. Six Strategies Matter Most:
√ Strategic Planning
√ Increasing Cases Completed
√ Reducing Open Appointments
√ Increasing New Patients
√ Improving the Patient Experience
√ Improving Collections
To learn how DTP can grow your practice, call John Cotton at 205-305-4008, email John at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.dtpsite.com. And, don’t miss out on the ALDA Free Offer to analyze and discuss your StrategicPlan2Focus.
The Alabama Dental Association has endorsed LTC Global as our long-term care program of choice. Throughthis endorsement, all members and their extended family members will receive a discount not offered outside the association. Simplified underwriting for this program is also available. For more information, please contact Joel Allen at (888) 305-4582.www.longtermcareforassociations.com
Lands’ End Business Outfitters
Lands’ End Business Outfitters now provides dental practices with high-quality apparel that can be customized with the practice’s logo or name. ALDA members are eligible for a 10 percent discount on all purchases, including merchandise and logo application.Lands’ End will also offer the 10 percent discount on gift cards, which can be used as staff incentives or gifts for Lands’ End merchandise. Watch for the soon-to-come Lands’ End Business Outfitters/ADA Member Advantage catalog. To place an order or receive a catalog, call (800) 990-5407 or e-mail email@example.com .http://ocs.landsend.com/OCS/ada/ada.html
Receive payment at the time of service and feel secure in accelerated cash flow to your practice. In an effort to keep our members informed of all possible opportunities to increase your business revenue, we have endorsed a credit card acceptance program through Elavon, formerly NOVA Information Systems,the 3 rd largest credit card processor in the United States. ALDA andElavon have teamed up to keep you from losing any more patients and hard earned money from competition.Why should you accept credit cards at your practice? Patient Satisfaction. Increased practice cash flow. Increased revenue to the practiceTo find out how your practice can get set up for credit card acceptance today, call (8 00) 54 6-1831 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pitney Bowes – Postage Meters
Mailstation™ digital postage meter makes mail processing faster and more efficient. Enjoy faster output andautomatic postal rate updates. This compact machine takes up only a small area of your workspace. For more information, call (877) 562-4500 and provide order# 999995653.www.pbmailstation.com/ada
SurePayroll – Payroll Processing
Process payroll anytime, anywhere in less than five minutes! Surepayroll’s simple, convenient and economicalsolution can help you run your office more efficiently, while keeping you in control of the payroll process. Take advantage of special ADA Member Advantage discounted pricing . Call (866) 535-3592 for details.www.surepayroll.com/ada
Starwood Preferred Guest
As an ALDA Member, you are entitled to free Starwood Preferred Guest Program (SPG) membership at thePreferred Plus level, for special benefits at more than 850 hotels and resorts worldwide. You’ll earn rewards points and get great discounts on room rates. Call (866) 500-0380 for more information.www.starwood.com/dental.
The Dental Record – Clinical Record Keeping System
Created by the Wisconsin Dental Association, The Dental Record has a complete clinical record keeping systemof thorough and accurate dental patient record forms, dental charts, filing products, and more. Call (800) 243-4675 for more information.www.dentalrecord.com