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Entries in Regulatory (42)


Resources for Questions on Dental X-rays

Recently, there has been coverage in the media regarding dental radiographs.  For those who want more information about dental x-rays, including frequently asked questions, please visit the ADA’s public resource page.

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For Dentists

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Records Retention

Q: According to WAC 246-817-310, dentists are required to maintain treatment records for patients treated. How long are we required to maintain them?

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DQAC Changing Defibrillator Requirement  

At its December 11 meeting DQAC began the process to modify the rules requiring AEDs in dental offices. When the rule process is finished (likely in March 2010) AEDS

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Tamper Resistant Prescription Pads

Beginning July 1, 2010 all prescriptions written by dentists in Washington must be written on tamper-resistant prescription paper of pads approved by the Board of Pharmacy.

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