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Would you just jump down this waterfall?

Why the Net Collection Rate is the Key to a Healthy Dental or Practice Healthy collections mean a healthy practice. If you’re writing off too many balances or writing off…

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Part 4 and final issue

Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans may help cover certain out-of-pocket costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover, such as deductibles, copayments, and/or coinsurance (depending on the specific Medicare Supplement plan). Not all…

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Failure to diagnose and failure to refer are common issues seen in dental claims.

Dental practice claims alleging failure to refer, or failure or delay in diagnosis may arise from a general dentist’s lack of referral to a specialist. On occasion, patients have asserted…

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The development of orofacial myofunctional therapy

The questions below can lead to discussion about the signs and symptoms of a patterning problem with orofacial muscles. They can be addressed by a hygienist who has training in…

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Updated ADA Guide to Billing an additional fee to cover PPE

The safety of patients, dentists and dental team members has been and always will be the American Dental Association’s (ADA) utmost concern. The ADA has issued interim recommendations aligning with…

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Coding for tobacco use. Learn how to add treatments when you open your doors

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ADA BACKING OUR DENTAL PRACTICES

ADA asks Congress to ensure appropriate PPE for all health care workers Jennifer GarvinApril 14, 2020 Dentists treating emergency procedures need immediate access to proper equipment Washington — The ADA…

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Phone Call Documentation

You take the time to carefully document patient visits; make sure that same care is taken to document patient phone calls. Like other documentation, the common rule when it comes…

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Documentation/Patient Records

Dental records are especially important when submitting dental benefit claims or responding to lawsuits. While the dental record could be viewed as a form of insurance for your practice, make…

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Have you connected with an emergency room?

Starting to work with emergency rooms is a benefit to all who participate. The patient, the doctors and the oral doctors It is a win for all. First many patients…