This course is required by the State Board of Dental Examiners only for dentists who were licensed in North Carolina after 1/1/2019 and are actively practicing in NC. You have one year from the date you received your license to take the course.
Coding & Billing: Learn proper and ethical coding through demonstrations using actual claims, radiographs and intra-oral photographs. Improve claims acceptance by insurance carriers and avoid legal and licensure issues that result from fraudulent or inaccurate claims submission.
Delegable Duties: Discover which duties, under North Carolina rules, can be delegated to a dental hygienist, dental assistant or other auxiliary. Delegable duties not only vary by state, but by practice setting. Find out what levels of supervision are required.
Ethics and Professional Code of Conduct: Understand, using real life scenarios, the five principles that comprise the ADA Code of Ethics. Also learn the regulations associated with communications and advertising dental services.
Record Keeping and Informed Consent: Master what patient information must be maintained, applicable laws relative to confidentiality, retention and furnishing records. Also discover what info must be shared with a patient for appropriate informed consent.
Professional boundaries: Understand the definition of a professional boundary. Identify behaviors and actions that constitute a boundary violation and learn the legal and ethical ramifications of crossing the line.
Friday, April 24, 2020
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
NC Dental Society Members: $125
As of April 1, there will be a $25 cancellation fee
Dr. Stan Hardesty
Dr. Chuck Norman
Dr. Robert Rosenthal
Mr. Dominic Totman
Mr. Bobby White
Dr. Maggie Wilson