Richard Garofolo, II

Richard Garofolo, II
The Practice Mechanic
347 West Main Street, Suite 201
Birdsboro, PA  19508

(888) 367-1322 ext. 700

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Presentation Information

OSHA Compliance for the Dental Practice
In this informative and inspiring course, OSHA-Authorized Outreach Trainer Rick Garofolo breaks out the OSHA requirements that apply specifically to dental offices and how to ensure you are compliant.

HIPAA Compliance for the Dental Practice
You will learn what technical, physical and procedural safeguards must be put into place, and how to put them in place in your busy dental office with the minimum level of headache, still remaining within the rules of reasonable and acceptable.

Billing and Coding to Maximize Patient Benefit and Practice Bottom Line
Learn immediately implementable, proper codes and techniques of billing and coding so your office can grow its profits, maximize your patients’ insurance benefits and decrease the risk of an insurance audit.

Driving Your Dental Business – Lessons Learned While Teaching My Daughter to Drive
Learn the basics of accounting, marketing, HR, management techniques and many other dental business topics in this interactive, fun course designed for dentists, front desk staff and office managers.

Biographical Information

Many dentists and practice managers aren’t aware of current OSHA and HIPAA standards or business management techniques and systems. Through his speaking and consulting programs, Richard Garofolo, II shares his 20+ years’ experience in the management, marketing and growth of dental practices, including OSHA and HIPAA compliance, program creation and staff training.

As the President and CEO of The Practice Mechanic, Rick has contributed to the business of dentistry through proper accounting techniques, recall and follow up system creation, proper treatment plan presentation and more than 20 other systems. Rick shares practice management techniques to grow dental practices’ bottom lines by an average 80% per year.

Working as a practice management and OSHA/HIPAA compliance consultant for dentists, Rick develops site specific plans and business systems for dental offices around the country, including state specific plans. This allows them to concentrate on working ON their business instead of working IN it, creating increased opportunities for profit and allowing dentists and practice owners to sleep well.

Presentation Topics

  • Business / Financial
  • OSHA
  • Practice Administration & Management

Past Presentations

  • Greater Long Island Dental Meeting; Melville, NY
  • Workshop; Boston, MA
  • Seminar; Denver, CO

Future Presentations

  • Seminar; Baltimore, MD
  • Workshop; Orlando, FL
  • Study Club; Boston, MA