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Ohio's electronic claims submission and payment law
by Christopher A. Moore, MA - ODA Director of Dental Services
The Ohio Dental Association is again receiving calls from dental offices concerning the Ohio law that governs the submission and payment of electronic claims. The calls have been prompted by language used in various third-party payers’ explanations of benefits.
In 2010, the Ohio General Assembly adopted a state operating budget containing a provision (Ohio Revised Code 3901.381(F)) requiring third-party payers that receive electronic claims from contracted providers, including dentists, to electronically pay those providers for…