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Friday
Nov212014

Spokane-Area Dentists Deliver Education to Thousands of Area Children

Spokane Teeth Week was October 18-24, and many WSDA members pitched in to make the event a success, including Drs. Sue Weishaar, Nick Velis, Ashley Ulmer, Brad Shern, Randy Stephens, Lisa Ellingsen, Amir Ganji, Chris Herzog, Jonathan Judd, Joshua Johnson, and the EWU Dept. of Dental Hygiene! Many of those involved brought their staff in too — like Dr. Ulmer, pictured above.

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Thursday
Nov202014

VIRUS WARNING: DENTIST PRACTICES COULD BE TARGETED

The hackers who created Crypto Locker appear to be targeting dental practices. Apparently, as many as nine practices in Seattle have been infected in the last two days. The "Ransom Ware" is installed by clicking on a link or opening an attachment in an email. It then encrypts everything on the computer. It spreads by utilizing the way your practice management system communicates, and can infect every computer in the office. They then require a $500 per machine ransom be paid to un-encrypt everything.

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Thursday
Nov202014

WSDA Academy

The 2014 WSDA Academy schedule is winding down but there is still a chance to catch a free CE course! The following courses have availablilty:

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Wednesday
Nov192014

Give Kids A Smile/National Children's Dental Health Month in February

Washington:
Every February, dentists around Washington give back in their communities by holding Give Kids A Smile events throughout the month of February. If you are planning an event and need help organizing or promoting it, please contact Ruth at ruth@wsda.org.

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