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How to Improve Your Insurance Collections in Dentrix Ascend

On average, dental offices forfeit 9% of their annual revenue due to uncollected insurance benefits (eAssist). That’s roughly $135k per year for the average practice. So, suppose you’re trying to find ways to free up your time and increase your cash flow. You’ll want...

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How to Do a Bulk Entry of Procedures Not Covered

November 25, 2020 Dental plans may elect not to cover some procedures. When this happens, you need to add exceptions for the uncovered procedures to the coverage table. However, you do not have to enter exceptions for all those procedures one at a time; Dentrix Ascend...

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2 Ways You Can Help Your Patients in Q4

October 07, 2020 In sports, success depends on the team staying strong all the way to the end of the season. The same is true for your practice. 2020 has been a challenging year—there’s no getting around it—for you and your patients. Unsurprisingly, the things you do...

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Identifying the Patient’s Insurance Fee Schedule

Have you ever received an insurance payment that did not match the estimate? The most common reason for this is that your insurance fee schedule is not up to date. After posting the payment in the patient’s Ledger, the next step is to identify the patient insurance...

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Charging Patients for PPE

June 24, 2020 The cost of personal protective equipment (PPE) as an operational expense has dramatically increased due to the extraordinary circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that your office is open and the invoices are coming in, you face the reality of...

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