In September 2020 under a DCA waiver, dental professionals in California were permitted temporarily to use recorded courses as “live continuing education” if the courses are web-based and let participants interact with the presenter in real time. The waiver expires Dec. 31.
With easy online renewal, you have ongoing access to benefits from ADA, CDA and your local dental society. Keep connected to the programs you value by updating your profile, preferences and payments and renewing today. Then, explore all the programs and resources designed just for members.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Nov. 19 endorsed coronavirus booster shots for all American adults and expanded its recommendation for booster shots to include individuals ages 18 and older who received a Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna vaccine at least six months after receiving their second dose.
The Dentists Insurance Company’s website has more than a fresh new look. It’s also now faster and easier to manage your policies when and how you prefer. Online account access is now available for TDIC policyholders. Just follow these five quick tips to set up your account today, then access it online at any time.
Though holiday events can and should be celebratory and fun, maintaining professionalism among all attendees is still a must. By taking a few precautionary measures, it is possible to curb risk while wrapping up 2021 with joy.
CDA members can rely on CDA Practice Support’s “Are You In Compliance?” webpage for details about current and future laws and regulations that apply to dental practices. Entries span all areas of dental practice, from employment practices to general business.
Citing the need for further review, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Nov. 12 granted a motion to suspend federal OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Emergency Temporary Standard that was due to take effect Jan. 4.
Two new federal rules require more U.S. workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Jan. 4. The rules support President Biden's pandemic plan and apply to workers at medium and large companies and to workers in certain health care settings that receive Medicare and Medicaid funding.
No later than Jan. 1, 2022, dentists will be required by state law to issue electronic prescriptions for all medications, with very few exceptions. CDA members have a new option to assist their compliance with iCoreRx e-prescribing software from CDA’s Endorsed Services partner iCoreConnect.
Every month, CDA spotlights a student from one of California's six dental schools. Get to know CDA’s November 2021 Student Spotlight, Anna Adjei from Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry class of 2022.