Uncovering the Myths of Medical Reimbursement for CBCT Scans in the Dental Practice

$70.00

AGD Member:  $49* 

Student Member: $37.50*

Speaker:  Dilaine Gloege, CDA, CDC, and Glenda Hood, MA, CPC

Non-Member:  $70

Credit Hours:  1.0

Subject Code: 550 – Practice Management

*AGD Member discount applied at checkout.

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Description

This webinar will focus on the difference between dental cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) scans and medical computed tomography (CT) scans and how it affects medical coding. Instruction will be given on how to select the appropriate Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) cross code and ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the difference between dental CBCT and medical CT technology.
  • Learn when a CBCT scan may be considered for reimbursement by medical payers.
  • Learn how to report third-party interpretation of CBCT scans.

Dilaine Gloege, CDA, CDC, is a coding and billing support specialist with over 30 years of dental experience. Dilaine has worked at the practice level as a certified dental assistant, business team member and practice administrator. She is currently support center supervisor for Dr. Charles Blair’s Insurance Solutions Newsletter and PracticeBooster and has helped thousands of practices with coding and insurance questions for both medical and dental claims.

Additionally, Dilaine is a contributor to the following publications: Insurance Solutions NewsletterCoding with Confidence, Administration with Confidence, and Medical Dental Cross Coding with Confidence. She also shares her knowledge and passion for dentistry in her speaking and webinar presentations to dental teams nationwide.

Glenda Hood, MA, CPC, is an AAPC certified professional coder with 30 years of experience working clinically and administratively with medical professionals. For the past 15 years, she has focused on oral surgery and dental coding. Currently, she is the medical coding support specialist for Insurance Solutions Newsletter. In addition to providing support to clients, she is a regular contributor to Insurance Solutions Newsletter as well as “Medical Dental Cross Coding with Confidence.”

Glenda has an enthusiasm for medical coding and is eager to share her knowledge and assist dental teams with the challenges presented by current healthcare trends

Additional information

Speaker Disclosure

None

Names of any Entities Providing Commercial Support

None

Time and Period of Availability for Internet Based Courses

Until review/expiration

Original Release Date

November 18, 2018

Expiration Date

November 17, 2021

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