The results are in!
The majority of dentists do not pay their staff during their lunch hour. An equal measure either do pay their staff or just pay a front desk person to answer phones during lunch. Here’s the full data sheet:
Starting a new office, hiring new staff, and other practice transitions are difficult. Setting up office policies for paying your staff can be some of the most challenging decisions you have to make. I hope this poll has given you an idea of how other dentists handle this tricky issue.