Can an dental hygienists bill independently or must they bill under the supervising dentist?Thanks Brett

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Can an dental hygienists bill independently or must they bill under the supervising dentist?Thanks Brett

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Asked on September 28, 2012
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Generally speaking they must bill under the supervision of a dentist. There are some procedures they may perform without the presence of a dentist such as routine cleanings, and x-rays. However the x-rays MUST be read by a dentist.

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