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Friday
Aug152014

ADA Accepting Applications for Investigators in Dental Informatics Award Applications due Feb. 1, 2015

The American Dental Association (ADA) is accepting applications for the 2015 Robert H. Ahlstrom New Investigator Award, created to encourage interest in dental informatics standards among dental students, new dentists and dentists pursuing post-doctoral studies. Applications are due Feb. 1, 2015, and a winner will be selected in May 2015.

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Thursday
Aug142014

Rx Regulations

Reminder: When filling a prescription for in-office use, dentists need to establish an account and order their prescription medications through a wholesaler with proper invoicing. Pharmacies that are not licensed wholesalers are not to supply medication to prescribers and are in violation of WAC 246-879-010 unless one of the below sections (a-e) apply. 

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Wednesday
Aug132014

Continuing Education Regulatory FAQ

According to state regulations, Washington dentists are required to complete 21 clock hours of continuing education every year as part of the dental license renewal process. In Washington state, dentists are required to renew their dental license before their birthday. The following are frequently asked questions about continuing education and licensure renewals. Please refer any additional continuing education questions to Mike Walsh at michael@wsda.org.

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Tuesday
Aug122014

Complimentary Webinar: Stumped With Your Student Loans? What you need to know about advanced refinancing techniques

Instructor: Daniel Shefer, Director of Business Development, SoFi
Date/Time:Tuesday, Sept 30 · noon (PDT) · Space is limited

The webinar will cover: 
An introduction to student loan debt

A few comments on credit and financial wellness.

Review government repayment programs.

Introduction to SoFi and our joint program, cover the application process and discuss advanced debt reduction techniques applicable to dentists.

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