This particular topic is one of the details that keep coming up when dentists consult Gary to go out of network. When you’re in-network, insurance companies send you the checks for patient treatments. When you go out of network, you do not know what the insurance companies would do regarding the payments until you go out of network.
In some cases, they will continue to send you the check, which is good. However, in most cases, insurance companies will directly send checks to the patients. Patients are not used to this, and this creates an unfavorable situation. Gary will share methods to handle this situation in this episode.