Not sure what to do first?
Read the following article on nine things a dentist should do now! by David Harris, he is commonly referred to as the "Dental Fraud Guru" and is the president of prosperident.
If you suspect embezzlement is occurring in your dental office, prosperident can "silently probe" your records to determine whether or your concern is well-founded. We will look for embezzlement without anyone knowing and report back to you.
If you have already confirmed embezzlement in your dental office, we will advise you regarding your next steps. It is critical that you respond to this event appropriately. Failure to take the proper steps can mitigate your chance of any future claim, recovery or prosecution.
Whether you suspect or if you have already confirmed embezzlement, the most important step for you is not to alert your staff. An unfounded claim, or a claim which cannot be proven, can result in legal ramifications against you and your dental office.
For more information on fraud, or if you need help in determining if you are currently at risk, please click here.