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The NYSDA Council on Awards is seeking nominations for the 2018 Distinguished Service Award and the William Jarvie and Harvey J. Burkhart Award. The Council encourages participation in the nominating process, and looks forward to receiving many worthy resumes in consideration of NYSDA’s most prestigious awards. The awards criteria and guidelines are below.
NYSDA developed a HIPAA Security Compliance course and accompanying NYSDA HIPAA Security Compliance Manual. These provide a practical guide for dentists and their office staff. Implementing the Manual in your practice can help you avoid fines of hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars resulting from a government audit or breach of your patient data.
In an effort to combat opioid abuse, Governor Cuomo signed a bill limiting the prescribing of schedule II, III and IV to 7 days... Read More
Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (“MLMIC”), the largest underwriter of medical professional liability insurance in New York, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement, pending regulatory and policyholder approval, to be acquired by National Indemnity Company, following the completion of the conversion of MLMIC to a stock company from a mutual company... Read More
Attention Medicaid and CHIP Providers If your practice receives reimbursement from Medicaid or SCHIP, you are subject to a new regulation that goes into effect on July 18, 2016. The new rule, issued by the federal Office for Civil Rights (OCR), implements Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). While the rule is “new”, it implements requirements in an existing law. It prohibits health care entities that receive certain federal financial assistance, including Medicaid, from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability... Read More