Billing medical insurance can be an untapped revenue source in many dental practices, and is becoming very important in today’s competitive environment.
Submitting certain dental services to medical insurance carriers for medically necessary procedures, can help increase cash flow and add value to your practice. By understanding the medical coding process, your dental practice will be able to submit claims properly and obtain benefits for patients that otherwise may not accept treatment.
This course will provide the information and knowledge necessary to implement a medical billing system in your practice.
In this course participants will:
Course handouts include:
Session will focus on:
(Participants are welcome to bring live case studies)
Upon Completion, participants will receive a “ Medical-Dental Insurance Coder’s Certification”.
1:00 am - 5:00 pm
At the end there will be a “Hands on Workshop” on how to complete the current
dental claim form.
This program meets the standards for curriculum guidelines in dental education for
Pricing for Events
#102 Dental Insurance Billing
8:00am - 12:00 pm
#402 "Medical Insurance
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Class #102 and #402
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Date: January 21 or 22, 2022
February 18 or 19, 2022
Having properly trained staff is vital for the success of the practice. This is especially true when it comes to the insurance billing and coding system in the office. Since many dentists depend on third party payers as a revenue source, it is essential for the insurance biller to know proper procedures and protocols.
Submitting dental insurance claims properly from the beginning, can have a positive impact on cash flow, and the marketing of the practice. It is also important for the biller to understand the contract language used by most dental carriers.
This course will provide participants with the knowledge necessary to administrate an insurance system in a dental practice.
In this course participants will learn how to:
Course Handouts Include:
Session will focus on:
At the end there will be a “Hands on Workshop” on how to complete the current dental claim form.
Upon completion, participants will receive a “Dental Insurance Coder’s Certification
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rebecca Gerberhas been involved in the dental profession almost since birth. She virtually grew up in a dental office, as her late father was a dentist in San Diego County for nearly 5 decades.A third generation Office Manager, Becky learned many of the aspects of front office administration at an early age, from stuffing statements to addressing recall cards. She has been an Office Manager for more than 21 years and an RDA since 1992. Her experience is in front and back office management, specialties, and managed care.In 1998, she organized and started the San Diego County Dental Office Managers Study Group, to encourage fellow office managers to network and exchange ideas. In 2000, utilizing her vast experience in dental management, she founded Office Management Services, to help dentists organize their front office systems.
In 2006, she started the Academy of Dental Practice Careers, in order to train dental front office professionals. Through the years Becky has collaborated and worked with some of the biggest consulting names in dentistry. In 2002, Becky became the Southern California Regional Consultant for Bent Ericksen and Associates, which specializes on Personnel Issues and Labor Law Compliance. She is also a repeated speaker for the San Diego County Dental Society, California Dental Assistant's Association, Kaplan College, and a frequent contributor to “Facets”, the dental society magazine.
FRONT OFFICE CERTIFICATION SPEAKER
Get Dental Insurance Certified to increase your employment opportunities.
Upon completion, participants will receive a
“Dental Insurance Coder’s Certification