Electronic submission of Orthodontic prior approvals and payments became mandatory on 1 January 2020.
If you undertake Orthodontic approval and/or payments, it remains your responsibility as a practice to ensure you have the appropriate system and tools in place to be able to submit electronically.
This page provides practices with an update on eOrthodontic progress for each of the Practice Management System (PMS) Suppliers.
eOrtho Status Summary
The status table below shows colour coding for each PMS supplier. The colour coding is defined as:
PMS suppliers who are now live on eOrtho
This section provides an update on the PMS suppliers who are now live on eOrtho and have practices submitting eOrtho payment claims and prior approvals:
Summarised position as at 18 May 2020
PMS Supplier testing will be undertaken in two parts: fit for purpose (Ffp) testing and accreditation.
Normal expectation is that Ffp testing and accreditation take around 1 month each.
Regular updates are expected from each PMS supplier.
PMS suppliers who have provided timescales
This section provides an update on the PMS suppliers who have provided us with planned timescales:
PMS suppliers who have yet to provide planned dates
This section provides an update on the PMS suppliers who have not as yet provided us with planned dates for each of the testing and delivery phases:
The current position on eSignatures for GP17(O)PR forms is shown below. eSignatures is not mandatory for practices.
|Assisortho||To be confirmed|
|Carestream||To be confirmed|
|Computer Surgery||To be confirmed|
|Dentally||Development confirmed - awaiting timescales|
|Systems for Dentists||Accredited|
|Software of Excellence (EXACT)||Committed, date to be confirmed|
|Wysdom||Committed to developing in new software version|
Last updated 14 November 2019