Category: News

Top Tips to Ensure an Effective Consultation – Part 2

In our last post we looked at how to engage patients as they first enter the clinic. Now we’re going to focus on the consultation room itself. The first thing to highlight is the experience of the practitioner, as it adds gravitas and encourages faith in their abilities. It also puts the client at ease. […]

Consentz April Software Update

A significant update was released this morning for both the Control Centre and Practitioner App (version 1.0.9) Changes to Prepayments – We’ve update the prepayment system in order to assign a specific prepayment to an invoice for better historical tracking – You can now assign a treatment quantity to a prepayment and at a glance […]

VAT and Cosmetic Procedures: Policies and Common Misconceptions

As seen in the Journal of Aesthetic Nursing, Consentz CEO join Tamara Habberley, VAT Consultant, to demystify some of the myths surrounding VAT in the medical sector.   VAT and Cosmetic Procedures: Policies and Common Misconceptions VAT is one of the most attractive taxes for governments around the world, as it is very easy to […]

Going Paperless – the Time is Now

  Spending more time on administration than treating patients? Around 2,500 years ago, ancient Greek physician Hippocrates used pen and papyrus to record medical records.[i] Whilst medicine and technology has advanced considerably since then, it is remarkable that for many of us, the practice of recording, filing and retrieving patient information has not. Surely there is […]

Report suggests many clinics are unaware of GDPR

At Consentz, we’ve only received a handful about the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which is a rather alarming as all businesses need to be compliant by May 25th next year. However, this isn’t something that only Consentz has observed. Indeed, a recent study by YouGov and Irwin Mitchell suggests that many medical and […]

Save Face announces Consentz as preferred software partner

Save Face announces they have selected Consentz as their preferred software partner in order to promote shared safety standards in the aesthetics industry. Save Face clinical director, Emma Davies explains, “Save Face has selected Consentz as it supports practitioners in keeping good electronic records which are necessary to be compliant with data protection requirements. Many […]

GDPR at CCR 2017

At CCR 2017 Stuart Padgham, a Partner at Irwin Mitchell LLP along with our Co-Founder, Dr Natalie Blakely gave a talk on the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) changes scheduled for 2018. The well attended presentation included an overview of the new requirements and a break down of the rights a patient will have […]