Introduction

The purpose of this course is to give participants relevant, up-to-date knowledge of indemnity and PPO insurance plans, how to bill them, how to post payments, analyze adjustments and follow up on unpaid claims.

This is an online, self-study course. Depending upon your level of experience, it takes approximately 12 hours, plus or minus, to complete. The fee is $199.

This course will give you required knowledge of dental insurance procedures and protocols, along with insurance terminology and proper coding. This will enable you to advance in a rewarding career as a Dental Insurance Billing Specialist.

About the Course

Course Details

This course is organized into 6 chapters which must be completed in order. Before advancing to the next chapter, a gateway quiz must be passed. After the last chapter, you will be directed to complete a short course evaluation.  Upon completion of the evaluation you will be able to print your Certificate of Completion.

Participants will access lessons, course materials and resources online. All required materials are provided.

Students will also receive exposure to the three leading dental management software systems: Dentrix, EagleSoft and SoftDent. Throughout the course these systems will be referenced in order to give you an understanding of how they operate when billing insurance.

System Requirements

High speed Internet access necessary with modern Web browsers such as Safari, Chrome, Firefox, and IE 10. Speakers are required along with access to a printer.

There are no processor/RAM/screen resolution requirements, since we run primarily in the cloud on Amazon servers. There is no software to install.

Payment

Online enrollment is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Payment is due at the time of enrollment through the safety and convenience of PayPal. Refunds are not available after you have begun the course and/or 30 days after the payment has been received.

Enrollment

To start the process, click on "Add to Cart," in the Purchase section of this page to the right. When you click "Checkout," if you are a new user, please create an account.

After payment, when you return to our site, you are automatically enrolled and ready to start the course at any time.

Instructor Credentials

Rebecca Gerber is owner and lead instructor of Academy of Dental Practice Careers. She has been an RDA since 1992, and worked in dentistry for over 30 years. She has been involved as a Practice Administrator in private practices, corporate practices, and specialty practices in San Diego County.  For the last 14 years she has been a Practice Management Consultant ,Trainer , and owner of Office Management Services and Academy of Dental Practice Careers.

Corporate Office

Academy of Dental Practice Careers, Inc. 8340 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., Suite 208 San Diego, CA 92111    858-274-4777         dentalpracticecareers.com

Completion

The following certificate is awarded when the course is completed:

Certificate of Completion