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Friday
Feb012013

LET WOHF HELP YOU WITH GKAS EVENTS!

As part of Give Kids A Smile month in the state, the Washington Oral Health Foundation has been reaching out to members and offering assistance, materials, and hygiene kits free of charge.  WOHF Directors Ruth Abate and Tom Tidyman want members to know there’s still time to hold a successful GKAS event in February — and that the WOHF is committed to partnering with member dentists across the state to make it happen.  Abate says, “We received more than 1,000 hygiene kits from the ADA, and we’re eager to share them with members to distribute at their GKAS events.” Abate is coordinating and scheduling one office’s entire event, and is serving as the  liaison between parents and yet another practice. 

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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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