Regulatory Compliance
The Dental Board and Cal/OSHA are not the only entities that regulate your practice. Find out about these other entities and how they can impact your practice. Start your Cal/OSHA compliance process by downloading our Regulatory Compliance Manual and customize it for use in your office. Also, download required documents, checklists, forms and more.
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Prescribing, dispensing, and administering controlled substances requires registration with the DEA and compliance with state and federal laws. Read this article to learn more about reporting lost/stolen drugs and prescription forms, disposing of controlled substances, and the state Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.
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This guide  includes excerpts from California Radiation Control Regulations Title 17. Dental practices with x-ray equipment are required to have a copy of this guide or a copy of Title 17. They also are required to have a written radiation safety program. A template for a radiation safety program is included in the guide, as well as information to provide pregnant employees. This guide is part of the CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual. Updated December 2014
This is a list of best management practices and information resources on managing amalgam waste.
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Here's a summary of Cal/OSHA citations and penalties for dental offices from October 2009 to September 2010.    Read more >>
Are you at all curious about how the electronic health record incentives will work? Many dentists may decide that knowing the information is pointless because they won't be eligible for the incentives. But if you think you may benefit or if you're just plain curious about the program, then read on.    Read more >>
Going Paperless
By Teresa Pichay on 11/11/2009
Are you going paperless because you want to improve the systems in your office? Or are you going paperless because you heard it will be required in a few years, or you heard tax incentives are available? We've been hearing from dental offices, and it sounds like they are getting information from folks who either aren't telling the whole story or who don't know the whole story. Here's what we know.    Read more >>
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When changing your practice address or tax identification number, be sure to update the Dental Board of California, the NPPES (NPI registry) and any dental plans you may be contracted with and/or bill on behalf of your patients.