the cracks dental insurance Pennsylvania and by the end of today’s webinar you should be able to set up features an open dental to allow sending a paper and electronic claims setup clearinghouses add electronic IDs to insurance carriers create and send claims electronically via paper claim form or electronically and via paper claim form enter and finalize insurance payments split claims .
understand supplemental payments from dental insurance Pennsylvania insurances enter a refund check to an insurance company and utilize reports to track claims and payments so before sending any claims in open dental the first thing you’re going to need to do is make sure that you have a couple of things set up you’ll have to set a couple of default settings and the first one that we are going to do is going to be to go into lists and providers and you need to add your providers into the .
system so any providers that are needed to be added dental insurance Pennsylvania you’ll use the Add button otherwise double click on your existing providers and make sure that you’ve input the correct information in here because much of the information from this screen is going to carry over into claims .
you’ll want to make sure that things like the specialty are set right and that the license number the NPI number all of that information is set up so it’s worth going through and checking all of your provider information making sure that that’s said ok and then on your hygienists in particular you’re going to want to come through and make sure that this box secondary.
provider is checked this will make sure that you avoid having your hygienist show up on the claim as either a treating or a billing provider once your providers are set up you need to set up .
some practice defaults so you need to come down to setup and practice and in here you have your practice physical treating address at the top if this is the same as where you would expect claims payments to be sent to or the billing address you want to use you don’t need to enter