COVID-19 Coding and Billing Interim Guidance for Virtual Visits. Dentists considering virtual visits for COVID-19 can find the assistance they need to implement teledentistry within their practice with this practical guide from the American Dental Association (ADA). This resource highlights coding scenarios, HIPAA considerations for virtual visits, and how to manage informed consent on the virtual platform. Curious about specific payer policies? This guide breaks down teledentistry coverage for over 20 payers. Click here to view. (May 11, 2020)

Guide to Understanding and Documenting Teledentistry Events. You have heard all about it, but where do you even start the process of delivering dental care through an app? The ADA has helpfully created an introductory guide to teledentistry for those getting their virtual feet wet during the COVID-19 pandemic. A potentially effective way to triage patients when local case numbers are high, dentists may find this starter guide on the essential components of teledentistry useful when they are ready to take the leap into the cyber clinic. Click here to learn more. (March 27, 2020)