The WSDA office will be closed for an all staff training seminar and retreat on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 28 & 29. Staff will be returning on Thursday, July 30.
Longtime readers of this collection of randomness know I have a special place in my heart for the people of Haiti. For over a decade, I have spent at least two weeks a year there providing dental care. I’ve gotten to know the country and its people and have observed change over those years. Many ask, “How is Haiti doing after the earthquake”? My response, “Better, but still a mess.”
Dentistry has a major “busyness” problem. But while the volume of dental care visits in dental offices is declining dramatically, dental care visits in Federally Qualified Health Centers and hospital emergency rooms are skyrocketing.
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I just got kicked out of an MD’s office evidently for not following the orders of an MD I have never met. Does that sentence even make sense?
Dr. Michael Glick, editor of the Journal of the American Dental Association, shares highlights of the July issue in a brief video.
As of October 1, 2015, everyone covered by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPPA) will need to have made the transition to ICD-10 codes.
As a young dentist, time may be one of the things you don’t have enough of — between starting a family, trying to buy a practice and grow your career, and developing personal and professional relationships within organized dentistry.
Tuesday evening Governor Inslee signed the 2015-2017 biennial budget into law.
The Washington State Department of Health and the Dental Quality Assurance Commission are currently in the process of reviewing proposed rule modifications related to the delegation and prohibition of duties by dental assistants and expanded function dental auxiliaries.
The number of patients affected by medical identity theft increased nearly 22 percent in just the last year, according to a study released in February 2015.