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Thursday
Sep112014

Stumped With Your Student Loans? WSDA and SoFi Offer Webinar to Help

The WSDA understands that many of our young members are burdened with heavy debt loads, which is why we are teaming up with SoFi to offer a webinar that will help members better understand the refinancing options available to them. This webinar is free and only open to WSDA members.

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Wednesday
Sep102014

Free Hands-On Workshop in Vancouver, WA Next Wednesday


Spots are still available for the free September 17th WSDA Academy course in vancouver, WA. This hands-on workshop will cover prosthetic color matching, materials selection, and interactions with the dental technician.

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Tuesday
Sep092014

ADA Releases CDT 2015 Codes 

This week, the ADA announced the release of CDT 2015. New books, training tools, and an app help dental professionals stay current on dental coding. Don't wait until it's too late – allow time for staff training before the codes go into effect on Jan. 1, 2015.

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Monday
Sep082014

Medicaid Update


Effective September 15, 2014, the Health Care Authority (HCA) will require providers to send expedited authorization requests via email to dentalprovhelp@hca.wa.gov. In the body of the email providers will need to indicate the medical reason to prioritize the request and the urgency of a client’s appointment date. Please note that extraction authorization requests will no longer be expedited unless emailed to dentalprovhelp@hca.wa.gov. If providers do not receive a response to an extraction request seven days prior to a client’s appointment, please send a follow up email to dentalprovhelp@hca.wa.gov

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