The 2013 PNDC Schedule is live online - visit here today to plan your continuing dental education schedule at the yearly conference. Starting this year, we're moving the event to its new home in Bellevue, Wash., where lectures and workshops will be split between two venues: The Meydenbauer Center and the Bellevue Hyatt Regency Hotel. Shuttle service will be available every 15-20 minutes between the locations to facilitate movement between the two properties.
The January 2013 edition of JADA (the peer-reviewed Journal of the American Dental Association) includes a report on the systematic review of dental midlevel providers requested by the 2011 ADA House of Delegates. The authors constructed the following question for the systematic review:
WSDA is proud to offer one hour of continuing education at Dental Action Day for the 2nd consecutive year. This year's topic will once again be Health Care Reform and will feature Brad Finnegan from the Washington Health Benefit Exchange.
Today, the Yakima Herald-Republic published a piece on the negative impacts of the state eliminating non-emergent dental care for Medicaid-eligible adults. The article in its entirety is included below or can be found here.
WSDA was recently interviewed for a piece on dental Mediciad cuts in the Huffington Post. That article can be found here.