Chapter 6Medicaid Billing

The passage of House Bill 15-1029 (Telehealth) on March 20, 2015 made provisions for billing for dental services provided via telehealth, making virtual dental home models like the SMILES Dental Project financially beneficial to both dental providers and communities.

Reducing barriers to oral health care for Coloradans expands access and saves money by reducing the need for costly procedures and emergency room visits that often result from chronic and advanced dental disease.

The resources and links in this chapter include Medicaid billing guidelines and additional documents on fee schedules and billing.