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Tuesday
Nov202012

American Public Health Association Backs The Continued Use Of Dental Amalgam

The American Public Health Association (APHA) recently released a policy statement affirming that dental amalgam is safe and effective in treating dental cavities, remarking “amalgam’s contribution to environmental mercury contamination is minimal, and that limiting or curtailing its availability could have negative health consequences, particularly in low-income areas.”

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Monday
Nov192012

WEBINAR: Health Care Reform

Beginning in 2014, state and federal health care reform legislation will change the small group and individual insurance markets. WSDA's next webinar will be a discussion on these changes and how they will impact dentists and their patients. Join WSDA's Director of Government Affairs for a free webinar on this important topic.

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Tuesday
Nov132012

Be a Host at the PNDC! June 13 & 14, 2013 · Bellevue, Wash.

 

Sign up here. Being a host is a great way to receive free CDE, free parking, and free meals at the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference this June. There are two programs open to WSDA member dentists and their staff — speaker host and room host. Each has separate responsibilities but the same great benefits. Any member of the WSDA member dentist’s team can participate in the room host program, but speaker hosts are generally filled by WSDA member dentists.

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Tuesday
Nov132012

NORDIC offers powerful Risk Management Tools on The Source

It is NORDIC's philosophy that a claim averted is always preferable to a lawsuit won. We focus on reducing the frequency and severity of malpractice claims by developing quality dental  education, informative presentations, and publications to help you reduce malpractice exposure. Take a look at the tools available on The Source - then read the self-study guide and complete the quiz. You'll not only learn how to reduce you risk, but you'll also receive a discount on services and CDE credit once you pass the quiz.