Electronic Billing

In Billing Defaults, in the middle, is the Electronic Billing section.

Electronic Billing is a way to send patient Statements electronically to a third party billing service. Open Dental recommends and supports both DentalXChange and EDS for electronic billing. Other third party options are available to use at your discretion.

Note: If you select an option other than No electronic billing, when you generate the billing list, the default delivery mode for statements will be electronic. However, if a patient has a billing type that is designated as E (email), the default delivery mode will still be Email (not electronic).


There are multiple options for sending out statements:

The other fields which are editable depend on the electronic billing option selected:

Additional third party companies may be able to receive electronic statements however we are not integrated with them. Contact the billing service for more information.