Jul
30

Sesame Communications and McKenzie Management Announce Strategic Partnership

SEATTLE, WA — July 30, 2013 — Sesame Communications, the leading provider of cloud based solutions to help dental and orthodontic practices accelerate new patient acquisition, build patient loyalty and transform the patient experience, and McKenzie Management, a respected leader in dental management and practice consulting, today announced a strategic partnership. Under the terms of this agreement Sesame Communications will work collaboratively with McKenzie Management consultants to evaluate practice digital patient engagement effectiveness and recommend strategies and tools to help grow production and profitability.

“Today’s dental patients spend an ever-increasing amount of time online,” said Diana P. Friedman, Chief Executive Officer of Sesame Communications. “Dental practices that want to build a loyal, high value patient base need to leverage the power of the Internet and expand their patient interactions and communications. We are honored to be working with McKenzie Management, a recognized leader in practice performance consulting, to help their practices ensure they have the solutions in place to grow production and profitability.”

Sesame Communications helps thousands of dental practices nationwide harness the power of the Internet to efficiently build and manage all aspects of patient engagement. Dental Sesame, a comprehensive patient and practice portal, makes engaging with patients more efficient and profitable. The Dental Sesame patient portal extends practice reach and helps foster a patient base that show up for appointments, pays their bills on-time, refer friends and colleagues and much more. The Dental Sesame practice portal provides a wealth of analytics that make it easy to monitor progress and analyze trends and share confidential case information with specialists and general practitioners via a secure, HIPPA compliant system. Dental Sesame integrates with most PMS and imaging systems on the market today.

“Our primary concern is making sure that our clients maximize their true potential,” said Sally McKenzie, CEO of McKenzie Management. “Process optimization has to be supported with the right set of technology systems. The partnership with Sesame provides our clients the ability to integrate a proven patient engagement management system to help them augment process improvements.”

About Sesame Communications
Sesame Communications helps dental and orthodontic practices harness the power of the Internet to accelerate new patient acquisition, build patient loyalty and transform the patient experience. The company supports thousands of practices in their efforts to grow and thrive in the digital age. The Sesame 24-7 Patient Engagement Management system provides an end-to-end, HIPAA-compliant suite of solutions tailored to the unique and specific needs of dentistry. An Inc. 500|5000 and Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ company, Sesame is recognized as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States. For more information about Sesame, visit www.sesamecommunications.com or call 877.633.5193.

About McKenzie Management
McKenzie Management is one of the nation’s leading dental management and practice development consulting firms. Working “on-site” with dentists across the U. S. and Canada since 1980, McKenzie Management provides knowledge, guidance and personalized systems that have propelled thousands of general and specialty practices to realize their potential and reach their own visions of success. For more information about McKenzie Management, visit http://www.mckenziemgmt.com or call 877.777.6151.

Media Contact:
Chris Bethell
Sesame Communications
Vice President of Marketing
cbethell@sesamecommunications.com
206-458-7716