Technology is constantly evolving. As a healthcare provider, it can be tough to keep up with the latest advances without stretching your budget too thin. Many healthcare professionals are making equipment upgrades a priority for their practices. In fact, a recent survey shows that a majority of dentists are making new medical equipment their priority this year. Of those polled, 42% plan to buy or lease new medical equipment in 2017.
At Bankers Healthcare group, we believe upgrading your medical equipment is a smart investment in the future of your practice when done right. We offer the medical equipment financing you need to stay ahead of the game without sacrificing your cash flow. Learn more about the potential benefits a loan for medical equipment could bring to your medical or dental practice below.
Older medical equipment is often not as efficient as newer models. As advances are made in technology, medical equipment is able to work faster and smarter. Newer medical equipment is usually more user-friendly, and more easily able to integrate with modern data storage and digital patient filing systems.
Handle More Procedures in House
The right medical equipment can allow your practice to perform more procedures and run more tests in house. Whether you’re investing in lab equipment to run basic tests or new equipment that allows you to further specialize and treat specific conditions, new medical equipment can help you bring in more revenue.
Lower Maintenance Costs
Older medical equipment often requires a lot of maintenance. Calling in a repair specialist over and over can get costly. Newer equipment is more likely to run without any serious problems and only require routine maintenance. In the long run, you may find that you save money by investing in new equipment rather than routinely throwing money away on repairs.
Attract New Patients
State-of-the-art medical equipment can help you attract new patients. As an early adopter of new technology, you may gain new patients who are in need of the specific tests and procedures that you are able to offer before anyone else in the area.
Provide Better Care
At the end of the day, it’s all about providing the best patient care possible. With the latest technology at your disposal, you can be sure that you’re giving your patients access to the best treatment options.