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Quality Dental Plan Launches New Online Member Resource Center

Quality Dental Plan Launches New Online Member Resource Center – Includes Access to Marketing & Practice Management Materials, Webinar Series & QDP University

PORTLAND, Oregon (April 4, 2012) – Quality Dental Plan (QDP), a leading provider of in-house dental membership plans for independent dentists across the country, today announced the addition of its new Online Member Resource Center at www.QDPdentist.com.

“Quality Dental Plan delivers unprecedented savings to dental patients while putting independent dentists back in charge of their own fees. We are so proud to announce the launch of our online Member Resource Center because we know that it will support QDP member dentists not only in the implementation of QDP’s systems in their practices, but also in actively marketing this unique program according to their individual practice philosophies –and to appeal to their practices’ ideal target patients,” said Dr. Dan Marut, founder of Quality Dental Plan.

Quality Dental Plan’s new online Member Resource Center offers member dentists exclusive access to a wide variety of practice management and marketing resources developed by the Quality Dental Plan team specifically for offices that offer Quality Dental Plan’s unique dental membership programs to their patients. Public areas of the site offer both members and non-members informative content and access to QDP’s dynamic dental industry blog, which focuses on emerging trends in the profession.

Now, with the addition of this special members-only section of the site, active members of Quality Dental Plan can access an extensive bank of online tools. This exclusive Online Member Resource Center was created by Quality Dental Plan’s founder, Dr. Dan Marut and his marketing and public relations team, headed by QDP’s Chief Marketing Consultant, Naomi Cooper, a dental marketing and social media expert – and practice marketing consultant – who served as Vice President of Marketing for 1-800-DENTIST from 2000 through 2009. Through this exclusive member portal, QDP members now have the ability to log in to a password-protected area and access a host of special features and benefits, including:

QDP Tips: Downloadable documents that include detailed checklists and instructions for implementation of QDP in the practice, from team member training, to handling price shoppers, to using the local media to your advantage.

Marketing Materials: Customizable marketing materials for both traditional and online marketing, including logos, web copy, email marketing campaigns, patient videos for the practice website, print ad templates, TV and radio advertising scripts, postcards, brochures, posters, on hold messages, yellow pages ads and more.

QDP Partner Extras: Special member benefits, discounts and more from QDP partners such as PritningForLess.com, MySocialPractice.com and 123postcards.com.

Whitepapers & Special Reports: Comprehensive whitepapers which explain in detail how programs like QDP leverage time-tested concepts from across multiple industries to help dentists harness consumer behavior, attract new patients, and avoid common business mistakes.

Bonus Practice Management Documents: A library of general practice documents and correspondence, from aftercare instructions to collections and payment forms, no-show letters to patient dismissal letters, consent forms to human resources forms – even job descriptions and employee interview questions.

QDP Webinar Series: An essential online tutorial on the most up-to-date topics for today’s dental practice – on forward-thinking topics such as Social Media 101, The Value of  a Website, In-Office Financing and Online Marketing.

QDP University with Video Tutorials: An ongoing online course created just for QDP members.

Prospective member dentists can visit Quality Dental Plan’s website at www.qdpdentist.com for more information about QDP’s dental membership plans, including program details and member benefits. New members will not only gain access to Quality Dental Plan’s Member Resource Center , but they will also become a part of a growing and vibrant community of independent dentists across the country working to keep private practice private and to help patients learn that dentistry can be affordable and accessible, even without dental insurance.

Quality Dental Plan (QDP), which is praised by members, top practice management consultants and in the press, offers its innovative in-house dental membership program in dental practices nationwide. QDP was developed to address the lack of traditional dental insurance benefits for millions of Americans, to help independent dentists attract more new patients in their communities and to help increase production and case acceptance in their practices. QDP works with local dental offices across the country to create a customized, sustainable approach to increasing access and delivering high-quality dental care to those who would normally put off dental treatment due to a lack of benefits. For more information please visit www.QDPdentist.com, read the company’s blog at www.qdpdentist.com/blog, follow QDP on Twitter at @QDP_Dental_Plan, or “Like” QDP on Facebook at www.facebook.com/qualitydentalplan.