T8 – CDT Codes Create New Profit Centers

AGD Code: 550

3 Hour Lecture

Dentists: $65 | Hygienists: $50 | All Other Categories: $45
We know oral symptoms can be a key indicator of a more serious health condition. In-office measure of HbA1C, one of the many new CDT
codes reflects the increasing role dental professionals can play beyond a patient’s oral health. Codes continue to be added, revised and deleted. Many practices miss the opportunities accurate coding can provide. This interactive course explores how coding changes the role dental professionals play beyond a patient’s oral care to improve overall systemic health AND increase the practice bottom line.
Learning Objectives:
• Learn to merge the latest oral-systemic information into treatment decisions
• Identify 3 minimally invasive levels of new prevention
• Map-out the new and revised CDT codes and the changes they bring for each team member including the dentist
• Know the steps of determining medical-dental necessity to optimize dental benefits and medical-dental cross-coding

Location: Room TBD Date: February 20, 2020 Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am Ms. Patti DiGangi