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Entries in WDS (59)

Friday
Jan242014

WSDA Legislative Testimony

The first two weeks of the legislative session have been very active for WSDA. In the House, WSDA testified on four bills in two different committees this week. Here’s a quick breakdown on the issues:

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Tuesday
Nov122013

WSDA To Host Hospitality Room Prior To WDS Annual Meeting On November 21

On November 21, WSDA will again host a hospitality room with snacks and beverages from 4:30p.m. - 6:30 p.m. in the Northwest 1 room of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel/Seattle Airport for all dentists attending the WDS Annual Meeting. The WSDA room will provide a relaxing and private place for attending dentists to congregate, socialize, have a snack, and discuss the meeting.

Registration for WDS voting begins at 5:00 p.m. and closes at 6:00 p.m. WDS Members in good standing will be asked to show photo identification in order to receive voting materials and be admitted to the meeting.

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Monday
Feb252013

2013 Legislative Session Update

The Washington State Legislature is nearly two months into its 105-day session. This session has been a very active one for organized dentistry. WSDA has been tracking more than 30 bills related to dental workforce, loan repayment, dental access, dental insurance, licensure, and several other issues. The 2013 legislative session is scheduled to end in late April. 

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Monday
Nov052012

WSDA to host Hospitality Buffet prior to WDS Annual Meeting on November 15

On November 15, WSDA will host a hospitality buffet from 4:30p.m. - 6:30 p.m. in the Northwest 1 room of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel/Seattle Airport for all dentists attending the WDS Annual Meeting. The buffet will feature deli meats, salads and beverages, and will provide a relaxing and private place for attending dentists to congregate, socialize and discuss the meeting.

If you cannot attend the WDS Annual Meeting (Thursday, November 15 at 6:00 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Doubletree By Hilton Hotel/Seattle Airport), it is imperative that you visit the Concerned Dentists of Washington State website for their suggestions on how to vote in the upcoming election for WDS board members. Your proxy forms are due by November 14th.

If you are planning on attending the meeting, you do not need to do anything with your proxy form.