Dental Billing

Waiver of copayment(coinsurance) a BIG NO! from the ADA (American Dental Association) “The “ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct” discusses copay forgiveness in section 5.B. 5.B. REPRESENTATION OF FEES. Dentists shall not represent the fees being charged for providing care in a false...

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...