Governor Cuomo has approved a bill that adds dentists’ offices to the sites that are included in New York's state law regulating telemedicine.
Dental practices should develop protocols for tracking consultations, including patient compliance, and documenting conversations between referring and consulting dentists. In addition, patients’ dental records should reflect referral compliance (or non-compliance) and include related correspondence.
The Spring 2015 edition of Dental Dateline – the newsletter for MLMIC-insured dentists – is available for reading now on our website.
The knowledge and expertise of claims department staff is critical when it comes to professional claim handling and obtaining favorable outcomes in New York State.