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Thursday
Sep052013

DR. MARY JENNINGS: EXAMINING CORPORATE PRACTICES

My Mama’s small Oklahoma town does not have a Starbucks but it has a “corporate” dental practice. Corporate practices are on the rise. The ADA chose corporate dentistry as a hot issue for last year’s ADA Mega Topic forum for our House of Delegates. Frontline and the news are all over it. Rumors of poor quality, overtreatment and lack of consequences for the corporation’s role in adverse patient outcomes cause grave concerns for dentists and the public.

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Wednesday
Sep042013

PART IV: THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES AND YOU

The WSDA House of Delegates will be held this September 19-21 in Chelan, Wash. The House is the legislative body of the WSDA, with full authority to direct and regulate the Association activities within the provisions of the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws. In this eight-part blog series, we'll introduce candidates and delegates, cover resolutions, financials and reports to give you a complete overview of House activities. Feel like exploring at your own pace? Visit The Source, which we've temporarily transformed into a center for information about the HOD.
Tuesday
Sep032013

WDIA: INSURANCE YOU NEED FOR A BUSINESS LOAN


This 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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Monday
Sep022013

PART III: THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES AND YOU

The WSDA House of Delegates will be held this September 19-21 in Chelan, Wash. The House is the legislative body of the WSDA, with full authority to direct and regulate the Association activities within the provisions of the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws. In this eight-part blog series, we'll introduce candidates and delegates, cover resolutions, financials and reports to give you a complete overview of House activities. Feel like exploring at your own pace? Visit The Source, which we've temporarily transformed into a center for information about the HOD.