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Thursday
May232013

GUEST EDITORIAL: DR. JEFFREY CAMM

Creative diagnosis: A new dental skill?
Dr. Jeffrey Camm
Fircrest Children’s Dentistry

There is no doubt that the dental profession is under assault from insurance companies — reduced reimbursements, decreased benefits and diminishing coverage for some procedures are all issues we have to face in our practices. Because of this, we all face financial pressures and threats to our bottom line. In response to these issues, I believe I’ve noticed an increase in the skill of what I call “creative diagnosis.”  I hope this is not a trend for our profession.

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Wednesday
May222013

PNDC WORKSHOPS: TAKE A HANDS-ON APPROACH!

Workshops at the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference are selling quickly but there are still opportunities for you to receive one-on-one instruction from our renowned speakers. If you haven't already, register here for the PNDC today!

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Tuesday
May212013

DEPT. OF HEALTH ACCEPTING ONLINE REGISTRATIONS FOR FIRST-TIME DENTAL ASSISTANTS

The Department of Health will now accept online applications for first-time dental assistant who have never been credentialed with the State of Washington. Dental assistants have been able to renew their credential online since last June.

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Monday
May202013

ONE EVENT AT A TIME: THE WASHINGTON ORAL HEALTH FOUNDATION IN YOUR COMMUNITY

The Washington Oral Health Foundation continues working across the state, one event at a time, engaging communities and working woth local organizations to deliver oral health messaging. Here is a listing of recent outings. If you would like WOHF to present in your community, please call Tom Tidyman at 800-448-3368, or email tom@wsda.org.

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