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electronic claims submission

Electronic claims processing allows us to process your claims the day they're received and send you a check within 7 business days. Plus, most software lets you submit claims and attachments while simultaneously creating accounting records.

We accept dental claims from a number of clearinghouses that offer a variety of electronic claims tools and solutions, including DentalXChange and Emdeon. Our network providers are reimbursed up to 30 cents for eClaims.*

For more information:

  • Go to EZ2000Dental.com for an introduction to eClaims software
  • Visit NDEDIC.org for general information
  • View the eClaims brochure to learn about the benefits of electronic claims submission and for information on our contracted clearinghouses
  • Learn more about FastAttach, a convenient way to electronically submit attachments

*Please note: Reimbursement of electronic claims applies to Ameritas participating providers. Quarterly checks will be issued (February, May, August and November) for amounts of $25 or greater to active network providers. Reimbursement will be on a cumulative basis.

2014 CDT codes
On January 1, 2014, the new Current Dental Terminology © American Dental Association dental procedure codes took effect. We’ve updated our claims-paying system, and we will continue to process claims efficiently and accurately through this routine update. The new codes can only be accepted beginning January 1, 2014, so please make sure your claims contain the most current codes by referencing a CDT 2014 manual.

To order a manual, visit the ADA website at ada.org.

The updates contain:

  • 29 newly added codes
  • 18 revised codes
  • 4 deleted codes

2014 CDT Codes Chart

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