Dental Claims & Dental Billing Developments & Insights Blog

Technology today is requiring many patients to access your website and can contact your practice via email to set up appointments and to get relevant information.  The email communication between multiple providers involved in a patient’s care has become standard for most of practices.   Being...

New code coming in 2018 to help with Diabetes screening. D0411 HbA1c in office point of service testing Dentistry is moving into the realm of total body health with each year.  This is exciting as we in the profession know the mouth and the oral health can...

When​ ​a​ ​new​ ​patient​ ​calls​ ​your​ ​office​ ​and​ ​wants​ ​to​ ​make​ ​an​ ​appointment,​ ​one​ ​of​ ​the​ ​questions asked​ ​is​ ​whether​ ​or​ ​not​ ​dental​ ​insurance​ ​will​ ​be​ ​considered​ ​as​ ​part​ ​of​ ​the​ ​payment​ ​of​ ​services. The​ ​focus​ ​is​ ​on​ ​whether​ ​or​ ​not​ ​there​ ​are​ ​dental​...

By Jesse Worden, Account Manager We have a patient who is dual-covered under his own policy with Dental Select and a spouse’s policy with Select Health.  Doctor is in-network with both carriers.  I spotted the apparent error in policy order (Select Health was lister as primary...

D9110 is a misunderstood code as many offices code D0140 for emergency visits when treating a patient for pain or discomfort. D0140 is an evaluation code and limited to the "one evaluation per six months" or "two evaluations per year" rule. Consider reporting D9110 for...

Jaycee Brown has been with eAssist for four and a half years. She began her involvement in the dental field as an assistant at 15 years old and fell in love with the field. After graduating high school, she began working with eAssist in the IT and...