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See how the July 26 vaccination order impacts dental practices.
CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry just welcomed dentists back to its first in-person convention since fall of 2018. With COVID-19 prevention protocols in place, more than 2,700 dentists and dental team members safely gathered Sept. 9-11 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco.
Beyond providing CDA members with exclusive savings on products and services to assist their day-to-day business, CDA’s Endorsed Services also offer continuing education courses and other learning opportunities that cover financing, human resources, dental billing and other topics.
Four CDA Practice Support experts who develop member resources and answer dentists’ calls and emails Monday-Friday will bring their 60 years’ collective expertise to CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry Sept. 9-11 in San Francisco.
For the safety of all attendees and staff, and to comply with all local public health orders to mitigate exposure to COVID-19, CDA will observe protocols for in-person attendance at CDA Presents in San Francisco Sept. 9-11.
CDA’s Employment Practices Analyst Michelle Corbo will present a C.E.-eligible webinar Aug. 23 that Corbo says will help dentist-employers “get their HR back on track.”
The Department of Consumer Affairs on July 26 issued a waiver that gives all California-licensed dental professionals whose active licenses expire between March 31, 2020, and Sept. 30, 2021, until Jan. 26, 2022, to meet license renewal requirements.
Every July, CDA Practice Support starts hearing from members who have received notice from a dental benefit plan about a forthcoming audit. CDA's dental benefits analyst explains the post-pay audit, when dentists must participate in the audit and dentists' right to appeal the findings.
Now through Aug. 31, dentists can purchase a bundle of recorded courses from the CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry virtual convention held in May. The bundle features the top 30 on-demand courses from the convention and is available at a discounted price for CDA members.
Registered dental assistants and dental assistants in extended functions who are applying for licensure in California have additional time to complete their examination requirements. The DCA approved a waiver for RDAs and RDAEFs whose clinical exams have been delayed due to the pandemic.