"Secrets of Smoother Claims Processing: Top 10 Reasons Your Claims Are Denied"
with Dr. Gary Dougan
This course covers the common billing mistakes, and reviews Utilization Management efforts currently under way that carriers use to manage costs.
About Dr. Gary Dougan:
With twenty-plus years each of practice and directing insurance plans Dr. Dougan has directed QM and UM programs for LIBERTY, MetLife, United and Aetna dental plans, serving millions of subscribers. He has reviewed thousands of claims, audited hundreds of practices and is a noted nationwide speaker on practice management, working with insurance companies, dental quality management metrics and quality improvement.
Gary earned a DDS from Georgetown, and his MPH from UCLA. He is a UCSF Health Care Leadership Fellow, and continues to participate in that program as a mentor to physicians, nurses, and other clinicians.
Dr. Dougan strives to include oral health, and dental coverage understanding for patients and providers in the changing healthcare discussion.
This course is FREE to All TCDS Members and two of their staff members at the time of registration.Members must cancel reservation 48 hours prior to the event.
Staff cannot attend on behalf of Member.
No Walk-Ins spots are available for this course.
TCDS Members & TCDS Member-Staff: FREE (Limited to 2), Additional Staff: $25.00 / Non-Members $ 65.00
After November 8, 2018
Additional TCDS Member Staff: $ 50.00/Non-Members $ 85.00
Note: Payments made by check must be received in the TCDS office prior to the date cost increases in order to take advantage of the lower price