Child Dental Benefits Schedule C D B S Claiming

 

Ensure youíre eligible to provide services under the C D B S.

 

Confirm your patientís eligibility and check their cap balance through H POS or call 1 3 2 1 5 0.

 

Discuss proposed services to be provided on the day, associated costs, billing arrangements and obtain consent.

 

Provide the services

 

Bulk billing, ensure services are covered by a bulk billing consent form signed at the time of the first visit in that calendar year.

 

Private billing, ensure consent is documented on the day with appropriate signature and or signatures on a patient consent form.

 

Claim the bulk bill benefit or issue an account for private billing.

 

Retain records of services performed and consent forms for 4 years.

 

 

This infographic is correct as at December 2020

Module code CDBSP01 INFO1

 

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