Christine Taxin, Links2Success (Dental Business Radio, Episode 39)
Christine Taxin, Founder and President of Links2Success, was the guest on this episode of Dental Business Radio. She and host Patrick O’Rourke discussed medical billing in dental practices, Christine’s dental medical billing and coding training, some of the current issues in the field, the upcoming Insurance Extravaganza 2023 in Orlando, and much more.
When running a dental practice, clinical expertise and quality customer service comes first – but what about the behind-the-scenes work? Many dentists and team members struggle to keep up with the complicated world of dental billing and insurance claims while also remaining as profitable as possible.
Thankfully, Christine Taxin is here to lend a helping hand and shed some much-needed light on best practices for billing, staying current with yearly codes, taking advantage of medical/dental cross coding, and much more.
Yearly codes, collections, co-payments, patient privacy – there’s a lot to keep in mind when handling dental insurance, and the rules and regulations are constantly being updated as well. Maybe your team is regularly running into issues or even concerned about a future audit. Maybe you’re concerned about potentially leaving money on the table. Whatever the case may be, it’s time to receive guidance and training from a true expert in the field.
Christine Taxin is a member of the National Association of Dental Plans, is on the Dental Benefit Council of the ADA, and also fully licensed by the American Dental Association to share ADA CDT Codes. She can provide comprehensive training to your entire team that covers several important objectives and topics related to dental billing and coding, including the following:
- State-Federal government regulations of dental/wellness benefits
- How to successfully complete new insurance forms
- Utilizing diagnostic codes to access maximum insurance benefits
- Updating medical history forms
- Navigating the various legalities of narrative writing and documentation
- And much more!
Christine Taxin, Founder and President, Links2Success
Christine Taxin is the founder and president of Links2Success, a practice management consulting company to the dental and medical fields. Prior to starting her own consulting company, Ms. Taxin served as an administrator of a critical care department at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City and managed an extensive multi-specialty dental practice in New York.
With over 25 years’ experience as a practice management professional, she now provides private practice consulting services, delivers continuing education seminars for dental and medical professionals, and serves as an adjunct professor at the New York University (NYU) Dental School and Resident Programs for Maimonides Hospital.
About Dental Business Radio
Dental Business Radio covers the business side of dentistry. Host Patrick O’Rourke and his guests cover industry trends, insights, success stories, and more in this wide-ranging show. The show’s guests include successful doctors across the spectrum of dental practice providers, as well as trusted advisors and noted industry participants. Dental Business Radio is underwritten and presented by Practice Quotient and produced by the North Fulton studio of Business RadioX®. The show can be found on all the major podcast apps and a complete show archive is here.
Dental Business Radio is sponsored by Practice Quotient. Practice Quotient, Inc. serves as a bridge between the payor and provider communities. Their clients include general dentist and dental specialty practices across the nation of all sizes, from completely fee-for-service-only to active network participation with every dental plan possible. They work with independent practices, emerging multi-practice entities, and various large ownership entities in the dental space. Their PPO negotiations and analysis projects evaluate the merits of the various in-network participation contract options specific to your Practice’s patient acquisition strategy. There is no one-size-fits-all solution.