Crossover Medical-Dental Insurance Billing
The need for dental office staff to become proficient in medical billing continues to increase as the push to bill medical insurance for many services is driven by insurance company policy provisions.
Here are some resources to help your practice. This is not an endorsement. The following resources will help to develop an understanding of the medical billing process.
Standard 1500 medical claim form (nucc.org)
How to accurately fill Out the CMS-1500 Form
1500 Health Insurance Claim Form Reference Instruction Manual for Form Version 02/12 (nucc.org)
Introduction to CPT Coding (wasserman-medical.com)
ADA’s CDT Companion (adacatalog.org or call to order at 800.947.4746)
CPT Coding (catalog.ama-assn.org)
ICD10 diagnostic codes (icd10data.com)
Cross Walking – A Guide through the Cross Walk of Dental to Medical Coding (wasserman-medical.com)
NDAS Medical-Dental Coding & Fee Guide (ndas.com)
Medical/Dental Insurance Cross Coding & Billing Online Course (dentalpracticecareers.com)
AAOMS Coding and Billing workshop (www.aaoms.org)
Cross Coding and Medical Billing (vivalearning.com – 51 minute lecture available online)
Medical Billing Codes (medicalbillingcodings.org)