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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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This checklist provides an overview of what dental practices need to do to comply with Dental Board, occupational safety, employment, environmental, patient privacy, and general business requirements. This list offers general information and does not take the place of legal advice.

This list is not exhaustive and each item may not be applicable to every situation.
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CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual
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 2013
This is a list of best management practices and information resources on managing amalgam waste.
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The California Department of Public Health, Radiologic Health Branch (RHB) has posted to its website an exemption for portable hand-held x-ray systems. Dental offices that use a hand-held x-ray system must have a copy of the exemption notice and comply with its provisions. RHB also has posted frequently-asked-questions, and the answers, on the new quality assurance regulations for film radiography. Links to both documents are located under the What's New section of the Web site.    Read more >>
Did you know that almost 70% of physicians today use e-prescriptions, compared to 10% of them in 2008? Are you using e-prescription software? The state Board of Pharmacy recently published a revised newsletter article on prescriber signature requirements for fax and electronically transmitted prescriptions.    Read more >>
A series of free webinars on various aspects of the recent HIPAA/HITECH Omnibus Rule will be launched next month. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) are co-sponsoring the 90-minute webinars that are specifically designed for small health care providers, with a focus on practical strategies for implementing the changes within a small clinical practice.    Read more >>
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