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Thursday
Jan032013

FREE CDE OFFERED AT 2013 DENTAL ACTION DAY

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.

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Wednesday
Jan022013

Dentistry in the News: Declining state dental benefits create issues of access, cost

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.

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Monday
Dec312012

Prescription Monitoring Program Adds New Alert Feature

The Department of Health (DOH) recently announced a new feature to the state’s new Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP): alerts about patients who have sought similar prescriptions from multiple practitioners. This new feature will be available in early 2013.

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Friday
Dec282012

Employment Liability: Got a case of the nerves or peace of mind?

As many American businesses continued to downsize in 2011, a whopping 99,947 claims for discrimination were filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). In the agency’s 46 year history, it was the largest number of cases ever filed.

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