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Thursday, November 29, 2018
The ODA Suggested Fee Guide and Dental Plans: Best Practices
Category 1 – 3 CE Points
Location: Living Arts Centre (see below)
Recognizing that the ODA Suggested Fee Guide is an important part of running a business both ethically and economically, this session is designed so that dentists can accurately and effectively interpret the Guide for General Practitioners and gain a better understanding about the world of dental insurance. Participants will hear best practices in choosing the correct procedure codes, fee development and communications with both patients and third parties.
By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
– Identify and apply principles required to develop and communicate fees and report services using the ODA Suggested Fee Guide, acknowledging the link to professional conduct
– Identify the roles and responsibilities of the dentist as they relate to dental plans
– Be familiar with the key aspects and the importance of record keeping and documentation as it relates to reporting and communicating with third party payers
Leslie Redmond is an assistant dental information officer in the practice advisory services department of the Ontario Dental Association. She provides technical expertise regarding the use of the ODA’s Suggested Fee Guides to ODA members and their dental teams. In addition to matters related to procedure codes, she also provides support and direction to members on dental claims adjudication. Leslie has more than 25 years of experience in both private and community dental practice.
Date: Thursday November 29, 2018
Registration and Dinner: 5:30 pm-6:30pm
Fees: (This course is for dentists only)
Free for HPDA members.
Non-members welcome for $99 + HST
Living Arts Centre
4141 Living Arts Drive
Mississauga, ON, L5B 4B8
Cancellations must be received by 5:00 pm, 5 business days before the event and must be sent in writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. There will be a 20% administration fee charged for cancellations, subtracted from the refund. Cancellation/refund requests will not be accepted less than 5 business days before the event.
Above is not valid for the free events for HPDA members where cancellation notifications must be sent up to 24 hours prior to the event.