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Key Performance Indicators in Dental Practice


About this course

This free course is specifically designed for dental practice managers, focusing on the effective use of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to enhance practice management. It offers valuable insights into the importance, implementation, and application of KPIs in the dental practice environment.

Gain a comprehensive understanding of KPIs in dental practice management, including their role in assessing and driving practice improvements. Learn to implement, track, and use KPIs effectively for operational efficiency, patient care, and financial performance enhancements.

This course is ideal for dental practice managers and professionals involved in the administrative and management aspects of dental practices.

CPD Time: 1 hour (1 CPD Credit)

Customer feedback on this course

  • Insightful and practical, helped me understand KPIs in depth.
  • Valuable for improving our practice management.
  • Great focus on the application of KPIs in real-world scenarios.
  • Will help our team's ability to track and improve performance.

Assessment: 10 MCQs. Pass mark 80%. more…

On passing the assessment you will immediately receive a GDC-recognised Enhanced CPD Certificate.

To equip dental practice managers with the knowledge and skills to effectively utilise Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for enhancing practice management.

Course objectives:
• Understand the importance and functionality of various KPIs in dental practice management.
• Develop skills in implementing, tracking, and using KPIs to drive practice improvements.

Anticipated learning outcomes:
The learner will:
• Identify and define key KPIs relevant to dental practices.
• Calculate and interpret various KPIs, such as patient satisfaction scores and treatment acceptance rates.
• Implement systems for regular tracking and monitoring of KPIs.
• Analyse KPI data to make informed decisions for practice improvement.
• Apply KPI insights to enhance patient care, operational efficiency, and financial performance.

GDC Development Outcome: B

Show suggested PDP entry

You can copy and adapt this example PDP entry for your own needs and circumstances. The format complies with GDC guidance on PDP structure.

PDP Learning or Maintenance need
Effective utilisation of KPIs in dental practice management.
How does this relate to my field of practice?
Very important for enhancing operational efficiency and patient care in dental practices.
Which development outcome(s) does it link to?
What benefit will this have to my work?
Improved management skills, better decision-making capabilities, and enhanced patient satisfaction.
How will I meet this learning or maintenance need?
Enrol in the course "Practice Management: Key Performance Indicators (KPI)".
When will I complete this by?

Note: After copying and adapting the suggested PDP entry, remember to reflect, plan, act, and evaluate for every CPD activity you undertake.