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Non-Contact Medical Equipment Expanding Care For Practices

Non-Contact Medical Equipment Expanding Care For Practices

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Dec 17, 2020

The pandemic has forced medical practices to get creative, including turning to non-contact equipment that allows them to still care for their patients.

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Aging Gracefully – Avoiding Equipment Obsolescence

Aging Gracefully – Avoiding Equipment Obsolescence

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Dec 07, 2020

No matter the business, avoiding equipment obsolescence is not easy. One solution is to investigate the viability of equipment financing.

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The 6 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Financing Equipment

The 6 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Financing Equipment

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Oct 15, 2020

These key questions are important to consider before signing an equipment financing agreement, especially if you’re just beginning your research.

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Stearns Bank Lender Lays Out Cost Scenarios For Starting Up A Business

Stearns Bank Lender Lays Out Cost Scenarios For Starting Up A Business

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Aug 14, 2020

There are always costs involved with starting a business. Stearns Bank SBA lender Josh Villa gives advice for what to look out for.

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The 5 Benefits Of Having Multiple Business Accounts

The 5 Benefits Of Having Multiple Business Accounts

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Aug 10, 2020

Having multiple business banking accounts helps keep you organized, secure and could help you secure more financing from your lender in the future.

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California Optometrist Adjusts Patient Procedures To Prevent COVID-19

California Optometrist Adjusts Patient Procedures To Prevent COVID-19

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Jul 16, 2020

Medical practices, especially optical, dental and chiropractic practices, have changed the way they see patients due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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How Emergence Of Telehealth Could Impact Patient Care

How Emergence Of Telehealth Could Impact Patient Care

Posted by: Stearns Bank on May 14, 2020

The emergence of telehealth and telemedicine during the COVID-19 pandemic may change the way medical practices handle their patients in the future.

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Michigan Med Spa Owner Preps For Life After COVID

Michigan Med Spa Owner Preps For Life After COVID

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Apr 23, 2020

Revive Medical Spa owner Ardis Schmitt is hoping that her business will return to normal after COVID-19. That’s why she’s already prepping for reopening.

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6 Things Optical & Dental Practices Can Do During COVID-19

6 Things Optical & Dental Practices Can Do During COVID-19

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Mar 26, 2020

Even though medical professionals can’t see patients right now, they can do other things to help their practice during their down time.

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Urgent Care Trends 2020

Urgent Care Trends 2020

Posted by: Stearns Bank on Mar 05, 2020

Urgent care medicine has experienced meteoric growth, with convenience, high quality, an ability to significantly lower the cost of care and enhance access.

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