Office Resource Articles

  • ADAweb

    New Scaling CDT Code

    It’s here – Dentists may use "D4346 Scaling in the generalized presence of moderate or severe gingival inflammation — full mouth, after oral evaluation" as of January 1.
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    Dental Practice Success: Fall '16

    Read the Fall 2016 issue of ADA's Dental Practice Success, a publication designed to help you enhance your practice and your life.
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    New Rule Extends Overtime Pay to Additional Salaried Employees

    Does your practice employ salaried staff earning less than $47,476.00 per year? If so, new federal Department of Labor rules will require you to pay overtime to those employees for any hours worked over 40 per week.
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    Section 1557 Deadline is Here

    Please remember that new rules of Section 1557 of the ACA took effect as of October 16, 2016. The rule applies to offices that receive certain government funds including Medicaid, CHIP, "meaningful use", or Medicare Advantage (Part C).
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    ADA Credentialing Service

    Members, learn more about the new ADA Credentialing Service, which will allow you to input, store and update your professional credentials all in one centralized location.
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    HIPAA Audit Tips

    The ADA Center for Professional Success has tips to help dental practices who may be faced with an audit from the federal government to determine whether they are complying with the HIPAA Privacy, Security and Breach Notification Rules.
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    Video Tutorial: Making Sense of EOB Language

    This tutorial from the Dental Benefits section on the ADA Center for Professional Success provides members with ADA views and recommendations on how explanation of benefits should be written.
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    Free ADA Benefit Plan Analyzer

    Members, receive free six month access to the ADA Benefit Plan Analyzer!
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    Pharmaceutical Waste Regulations

    When determining which waste disposal services are necessary for your practice, it is important to differentiate between what is a vendor policy and what is an actual state or federal regulation.
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    ADA Q&A: HIPAA

    The ADA legal team has created a series of short videos to give members an overview of various aspects of HIPAA.