Dental Billing Tag

As an experienced insurance claims processor, I am appalled when I hear someone ask “anyone got a good narrative for a crown?” The rules of billable coding are fairly simple, use narratives correctly and wisely.  The clinical notes that the dentist provides are what we use...

Written by James V. Anderson, DMD, CEO, eAssist Dental Solutions In 1972, the cap on dental service reimbursement was $1000. For many carriers, it hasn’t increased since then. $1,000 would only purchase $177 in 2015. Conversely, it would require $5,660 in 2015 to cover the purchasing power...

This code is applicable when a period of healing is required prior to the fabrication and seat of the permanent prosthetic. It is viable and necessary but with insurance policy provisions may be excluded as a payable code or will be considered as “inclusive” of the...

Padgett Presley applied to eAssist in October of 2017 and was placed with her first office in January of 2018. She finds dental billing to be really interesting and enjoys it because it is really what allows the dentist to be a dentist! They do...