Dental Insurance: Out of Network
Here’s how I recommend you handle out of network financial arrangements:
Let’s say the patient needs a crown and your UCR is $1000.00.
1. Verify benefits to determine how much the insurance company is expected to pay. For example $350.00.
2. Tell the patient you will bill insurance company for the $350.00.
3. Ensure the patient signs off on your financial policy that should include they are responsible for payment if the insurance company doesn't pay in a timely manner.Continue reading