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Thursday
Jun262014

Medicaid Policy Updates

Provider Guides

Please note that effective July 1, 2014, the Health Care Authority (HCA) will no longer be sending listserv notices regarding provider guide updates. The HCA currently updates each provider guide at the start of each quarter: January 1st, April 1st, July 1st & October 1st. According to the HCA, it will now be the responsibility of the provider to access the updated provider guides on the HCA’s website at the start of each quarter. 

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Wednesday
Jun252014

Have you taken the PNDC Survey yet?

If you were one of the 6,400 people who attended PNDC this year, we want to hear all about it!  Your feedback is essential to the success of PNDC, and we value your opinions.  Participate in a short survey about your 2014 PNDC experience and you'll be entered to win a 2015 PNDC Full Conference Badge.  The deadline to complete the survey is July 11th, so do it today!

Tuesday
Jun242014

2013 Survey of Dental Fees Available on CPS

The 2013 Survey of Dental Fees, covering information collected last year from 2,198 responding dentists, is now available on ADA's Center for Professional Success website and free to all ADA members. The report includes the national average fees for more than 200 commonly performed procedures, broken down for both general practitioners and each of the six specialties. General practitioner's information is further divided into nine regional areas.

This survey data is not a fee schedule and should not be used for that purpose, but it does provide extremely valuable information.

Monday
Jun232014

The insurance you'll need for your business loan

Visit Washington Dentists' Insurance Agency at The Source
Summer is a busy time when many dental practices are being purchased, startup practices are opening, and many offices are remodeling or just refinancing their business loans. Whether obtaining a loan to purchase a practice or refinancing an existing loan, your lender will require insurance for collateralization.

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