Last week, the Dental Quality Assurance Comission (DQAC) released its second quarterly newsletter. The newsletter discusses numerous regulatory topics including rule making updates, continuing education and license renewal information.
The American Dental Association has released an article discussing important federal rule changes related to National Provider Identifier (NPI) numbers. These new rules require individual dentists to use Type 1 NPI numbers for all Medicare Part D prescription claims and billing patient prescriptions to third party insurance carriers. The article in its entirety can be found below and is also available here.