Dental Billing

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​...

Belle DuCharme, RDA, CDPMA I first found eAssist with an online search.  My background in dentistry spanned some forty plus years and I was looking for a new challenge.  Working from home enticed me to apply as flying all over the country as a dental business...

Practices cannot survive without a regular healthy cash flow yet many practices seem to think that practice collections happen after statements are sent out or after insurance companies send the bulk checks. For most practices, an ideal collection ratio is 98 percent of adjusted production, with...

The most common thing I still see in many hundreds of practices across the United States that could increase revenue significantly that is not being done is the dentist still writing clinical notes in a paper chart. Unfortunately that is the number one reason that...