How-To…compare an x-ray with the previous x-ray for the same teeth
In the Patient File select and open the x-ray that you wish to compare.
How-To…merge two files for the same patient into one
In the Edit menu click on “Merge 2 patients.”
How-To…transfer images to a different patient
Go to the patient’s file where the images are currently located and open them, then highlight them on the filmstrip.
How-To…produce an Existing Conditions report with 6 images and comments in MS Word
Open and highlight the 6 images on the filmstrip in the main viewer.
How-To…enter the Provider’s Unique ID in ADSTRA Management
Click on the Provider button; select Provider; click Personal.
In Personal, click Edit and click the “…” button beside ID#1 – the Provider Information screen is displayed.
How-To…add an insurance company in ADSTRA Management
Select “Companies” from the menu: Administrative/Insurance.
How-To…check claims submissions in the Claims Log
Select the Authorized Provider from the Provider List.
How-To…refer to a patient using their first name instead of their last name on letters and emails
To set this up, go to the Personal screen.
How-To…automatically update the Medical Notes with Medical Conditions, tracking changes made over time
Open the Medical Conditions screen from the Treatment menu; the previous conditions show.
How-To…get a quick overview of your whole week at a glance, with color coded appointments
Open the Appointment Colors screen from the Appointments Setup… menu.
How-To…double-check that performed treatments did not “fall through the cracks”
From the Report menu select Procedural Reports and then select Uncharged Procedures.
How-To…define availability for each provider or the entire practice for any week
To define scheduling availability, from the Appointments menu select Setup, Weekly Schedule.
How-To…chart pocket measurements
Click on the Pockets button from the Tool bar.