Electronic Dental Services

Electronic Dental Services (EDS) is an E-Claims clearinghouse that offers a low cost service. You can visit their website at www.edsedi.com or call them 800-482-3518. They will supply you with a program to install and help you set it up.

EDS also offers:

  1. In the Main Menu, click Setup, Family/Insurance, Clearinghouses.
  2. Double click on Electronic Dental Services.
  3. Enter EDS details using the screenshot below as a guide:

    Comm Bridge: When set to EDS, claims will be sent directly to the EDS clearinghouse. When set to none, claims will be sent to the Claim Export Path instead.

    Use Claim Export Path: This is only an option when EDS is the Comm Bridge. Check the box save 837 files sent with e-claims to the Claim Export Path. Uncheck to block saving the files.

    Do Not Download ERAs: This is only an option when EDS is the Comm Bridge. Do not automatically download Electronic EOBs (ERA 835s).

    Download ERAs: This is only an option when EDS is the Comm Bridge. Automatically download ERAs to the Report Path.

  4. Click OK to save settings.