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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Injury and Illness Prevention Plan   CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual
Hazard Communication Plan  CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual
Infection Control & Cal/OSHA FAQ  CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual
Sharps Injury Log  CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual - Record
Informed Refusal for Hepatitus B Vaccination  CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual - Record
Bloodborne Pathogens Post Exposure Management Protocol  CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual - Record
Dental Sharps  CDA Regulatory Compliance Manual - Record
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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 2013
This is a list of best management practices and information resources on managing amalgam waste.
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The September 23 compliance deadline is just around the corner. Do you think you need to improve your knowledge about the omnibus rule/HITECH amendments to HIPAA? There are a couple educational options for you.    Read more >>
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 >>
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Before prescribing fluoride, check the state Department of Public Health website for fluoridation levels in your patients' communities. The link to the site can be found on the External Links/Clinical Resources page at cda.org/practicesupport.