Course Details
23
Friday
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Speaker: Christopher Smiley, DDS
Fee: $49/DDS; $29/Staff
AGD Code: 550

Coding the right way will help assure practice success and avoid clerical errors that could be interpreted as abusive in a payer audit. This program will address the CDT Code; its nomenclatures and descriptors; the need to code for what you do; how to properly report care to third party payers; new codes for 2021; and how you can help shape the Code to address gaps you have found. Learn to code the right way to assure success and profitability!

Learning objectives:

  • Address new codes and revisions for 2021.
  • Describe the meaning of key fields on a claim form.
  • Discover how the code is developed and how to submit suggestions to address gaps in the code.

This course is designed for the entire dental team.
Recommended by the New Dentist Committee.

This course counts toward the Dental Business Professional certification.
Earn 1 credit in the Insurance Benefits/Coding category. Click here for more information on the MDA Certified Dental Business Professional program.

Co-sponsored by MDA Insurance and MDA Services.

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