Email Scam Alert
CDA has been notified by other state dental associations of an email scam that is targeting their members. The email has the subject line “Terry Recovery,” includes an association logo, and appears to be coming from the association’s email domain. This email is a scam and should be deleted immediately.
Know how to handle dental plan claims and payments and track COVID-related expenses for your practice.
California and federal government assistance for small businesses and employers, including information on tax relief, loan programs, employer policies and resources as well as financial assistance.
Telehealth/teledentistry coding options, consent, and resources.
IRS provided FAQ on COVID-19-related tax credits for required paid leave provided by small and midsize businesses.
As California and some counties in the state begin to loosen stay-at-home orders and dentists begin the process of returning to practice, dentists may still wish to consider using telehealth to reduce in-office patient volume. From processing insurance claims to Medi-Cal coverage, here are seven things you need to know about utilizing telehealth services during the COVID-19 crisis.
Steps to transition, improve claim submission & payments.
Source: Thomas Doll
Excel tool for tracking Paycheck Protection Program expenses.
The planned fee reductions affect approximately 2200 endodontists, oral surgeons and periodontists in the Delta Dental Premier network.
Remember you must accurately code for the treatment rendered. The following codes could be viable options for teledentistry coding during this crisis: