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Thursday
Jan312013

2013 PNDC ONLINE REGISTRATION OPENS TODAY!

Click on the image to register online and SAVE $25 today!

REGISTER ONLINE AND SAVE $25 · CLICK HERE

Online registration is fast, easy, and lets you see what workshops are available in real time — which makes organizing that perfect PNDC schedule a breeze. Plus, by registering online, you’ll save the $25 processing fee. 

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Wednesday
Jan302013

2013 DENTAL ACTION DAY BRINGS WSDA MEMBERS FACE TO FACE WITH LEGISLATORS

Because of controversial dental legislation in the 2013 Legislative Session, WSDA leadership and staff vigorously recruited members throughout the state to participate at Dental Action Day 2013. WSDA reached out to members via the WSDA News, social media, and the WSDA Blog, and was able to sign up more than 280 dentists and dental students for the January 25 event.

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Tuesday
Jan292013

WSDA, WSDHA Jointly Support HB 1330

The Officers of WSDA and the Washington State Dental Hygienists Association recently agreed to jointly support legislation on providing hygiene services to homebound patients and fixing a DOH interpretation of placing topical anestheic. HB 1330 was drafted by WSDA and WSDHA and has sponsors from both parties.

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Monday
Jan282013

DOH Releases Their Final Recommendations for the Denturist Scope of Practice Sunrise Review

The Department of Health (DOH) has released their final recommendations for the Denturist Scope of Practice Sunrise Review. Last session, the legislature had asked DOH to review a potential expansion of the scope of practice of licensed denturists to include “making, placing, constructing, altering, reproducing, or repairing all other “non-orthodontic removable devices” and “teeth whitening using bleaching solutions of twenty percent or less." A complete copy of the DOH findings and original report can be found here.

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