WOHF Director of Operations Ruth Abate and WOHF Director of Programming and Development Tom Tidyman want you to "like" WOHF! "Our new WOHF Facebook page (WAOralHealthFoundation) highlights what your Foundation is doing across the state," Tidyman said recently, "And we want you to consider it another important resource."
Last week, the American Dental Association announced updated recommendations for dental X-ray examinations. The ADA's Council on Scientific Affairs collaborated with the FDA on developing the recommendations.
WSDA has been closely tracking the implementation of health care reform in Washington state. Passage of the federal Affordable Care Act and the Washington state supplemental legislation will change the individual and small group insurance markets beginning in 2014. Earlier this year, the WDSA Board of Directors created the Task Force on Health Care Reform to monitor health care reform activities and make recommendations as appropriate.
We had a great turnout for this years’ annual Mentor Reception which was held in association with the UW Dental Alumni group and sponsored by WDIA and ASDA. The Mentor Reception is held to provide students and their mentors a chance to meet face-to-face as busy schedules often only allow for phone calls or emails to be exchanged.