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Getting Hip with HIPAA

Aug 10, 2018 No Comments by

Four Areas for Front Office Team Members to Know. HIPAA, formally known as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, was signed into law in 1996. According to the California Department of Health Care Services, HIPAA’s main function is the following: Provide the ability to transfer and continue health insurance coverage for millions of American […]

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The Numbers Don’t Lie

Feb 21, 2018 No Comments by

Illuminate Your Dental Practice Performance with KPIs. Is your dental practice as busy as you’d like it to be? Do you feel like your practice is getting busier and busier, but at the end of each month you barely have enough revenue to keep the lights on? The lights may be on, but unless you […]

Insights, Winter 2018 Read more

Dental Sleep Medicine 101

Nov 16, 2017 No Comments by

An Introduction and Guide to Dental Sleep Medicine. Nearly everyone has experienced nights when they don’t get good sleep or don’t sleep much, and they wake up feeling “fuzzy” the next day. When we sleep, we go through several sleep cycles, including light sleep, deep sleep, and REM sleep (dreaming). Ideally, a sleep cycle takes […]

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Navigate Medical Billing

Sep 18, 2013 1 Comment

Medical billing in a dental office? How is this possible? For the past 17 years, I have experienced, firsthand, successful reimbursement from medical insurance in a dental setting. You may be asking, “What could medical insurance cover for a dentist?” Well, I am here to answer that and give you the 5 most common challenges […]

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