Use our resources to navigate the requirements of provider agreements, file dental claims and better understand your appeal rights as a dentist. If you experience challenges, you can submit your dental benefit plan issues online for review.
Dental Benefits Issue Submission
Dental Benefits issues? Share issues and get support.
CDA members already have access to Practice Support’s full resource library. See dental benefits resources listed by topic below for help navigating common dental benefit plan challenges.
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Resources and information on dental plan audits; understanding the audit authority of third party payers and requirements; and best practices for patient records.
View Audit Resources
Resources and information on laws related to dental benefits; eligibility verification; proper coding; understanding how to properly bill for treating providers; and navigating the payment dispute process.
View Billing Resources
Resources and information to help dentists navigate a rapidly-shifting marketplace and sustain systems in which dentists can most effectively provide quality oral health care to their patients.
View Carrier-Specific Resources
Resources and information on provider rights; navigating claim denials, the payment dispute process and appeals; and understanding the role of the plan regulators.
View Claims Resources
Information and tools to help dentists evaluate dental plan provider agreements; establish fee schedules; and understand the impact to a dental practice.
View Contracting Resources
Information and tools for billing for patients who have coverage through more than one plan, including California's coordination of benefits law and when non-duplication of benefits is applicable.
View COB Resources
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Dental Benefits Analyst