How to get medicaid dental compliance right and is there a silver lining under Trump?
You will receive 1 credit(s) of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course.


A flurry of activity in Washington, D.C. -- including efforts to repeal and replace the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) and proposed changes to how Medicaid funding is allocated -- has the healthcare industry in a state of flux. As dental leaders brace for potentially sweeping changes to the Medicaid program, many are wondering how Medicaid dentistry will fare.

When it comes to compliance, most dentists don't get up in the morning intending to commit billing fraud or perform unnecessary procedures on unsuspecting patients. But those who do -- as well as those who simply don't run a tight ship -- compromise the reputation of the rest.

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Andrew Oreffice

Andrew Oreffice is senior vice president of compliance and government relations at Benevis Practice Services.

  1. Introduction
  2. Fundamental elements
  3. 5 best practices
  4. To sum it all up
  5. Is there a silver lining for Medicaid dentistry under Trump?
  6. Examining the impact on dental coverage
  7. CHIP
  8. Another silver lining

Release date: May 12, 2017
Review date: May 12, 2020
Expiration date: May 12, 2022


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