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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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Friday
Sep052014

WOHF Needs Your Help!

Kennewick, Wash
The Washington Oral Health Foundation needs dentists and hygienists volunteers for 2 and 4 hour shifts on Friday, October 10 in Kennewick. Volunteers will be on hand to triage and screen patients. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Ruth Abate at (206) 973-5229, or email ruth@wsda.org. 

 

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