My most recent question from a doctor let me know what everyone else might not know. Doctor asked “I don’t provide Medicare covered items or services, but I do order covered imaging, clinical laboratory, and DME. “

Medicare does require you to let them know if you are ordering. See how to make that happen. Dentists may use the simplified enrollment form CMS-855-O (PDF), which CMS developed for…

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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…