Read the latest NYSDA news
As a member of the New York State Dental Association, you are cordially invited to attend this rewarding seminar about planning your future. Choose from three convenient locations listed below. At the event, you will receive vital information about a wide range of topics to consider when selling your practice. You will also join leaders in the New York Dental community in a lively discussion about the best steps to take when planning your retirement. Contact us today to reserve your spot.
The NYS Department of Health is issuing letters to practitioners in NYS regarding the prescribing of opioid analgesics for use in palliative care and the treatment of severe acute pain.
As President of NYSDA, I want to ask if all of our members are prepared to implement the New York State Paid Family Leave Law on January 1, 2018?
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
Nominations are Due by August 26th. The New York State Dental Foundation is accepting applications for the 2017 GKAS awards. The GKAS Award recognizes an organization’s ability to build, expand or enhance education, access and/or capacity with respect to oral health care for children. Winning applicants will receive up to $5,000, as determined by the NYSDF Board of Trustees... Read More