Many New ACA Rules Expected Shortly

Many New ACA Rules Expected Shortly
What about items sold in retail settings but also used in medical procedures, like dental instruments and latex gloves? Does the tax apply to kits — two or more medical tools packaged and sold together — even if … Brendan Benner, a spokesman for …
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Off to torrid start, Harvard i-lab marks its first year
Loretta Lewis (center) and Valerie Shelley (right), of the Orchard Gardens Residents Association, spoke with students about proposals for a housing development. The Harvard i-lab is similar in practice to more established and successful university …
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WELLPOINT, INC. : WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Conference
… a broad portfolio of integrated health care plans and related services, along with a wide range of specialty products such as life and disability insurance benefits, pharmacy benefit management, dental, vision, behavioral health benefit services …
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Michael Glick has been awarded the American Dental Education Association's

Michael Glick has been awarded the American Dental Education Association's
… Foundation for he Advancement of Dentistry of the American Dental Education Association collaborate each year to identify and recognize award recipients. Glick received the 2012 award for his editorial in the Journal of the American Dental Association.
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Vitamin D may ward off tooth decay: Study
… vitamin D in helping to prevent tooth decay or dental caries. The review, published in the journal Nutrition Reviews, encompassed 24 controlled clinical trials, spanning the 1920s to the 1980s, on approximately 3,000 children in several countries …
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New assistant dean in IU School of Dentistry will direct school's
IU School of Dentistry joins about two dozen other U.S. and Canadian dental schools that have organized similar programs and are participating in the American Dental Education Association's Centralized Application for Advanced Placement for …
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Anthem Can Settle Dentists' Suit for $3.8M

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Dental products that have been tested and approved by the American Dental Association will have the ADA Accepted, seal of approval. logo. The logo is square shaped and contains the letters ADA as seen on the Listerine label.

Anthem Can Settle Dentists' Suit for .8M
The Connecticut State Dental Association, which also settled a lawsuit against Anthem, said that "the primary allegation in both lawsuits was that Anthem violated its contracts with participating Connecticut dentists by underpaying those dentists for …
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New dental discount card launched for Calcasieu residents
Through its membership in the National Association of Counties (NACo), the Police Jury launched the NACo Dental Discount Card Program to help families save money on routine dentist office visits, orthodontic treatment and other dental care services …
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Latest National Dental Association 2011 News

Tooth and nail: Is fluoride a boon or bane?
Fluoride occurs naturally in water, but according to Stockin, who received the 2011 Albert Burgstahler Scientific Integrity Award for his work to end the practice, the fluoride added to water, toothpastes and salt is a toxic industrial byproduct of the …
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Eco-friendly toothbrushes clean mouths, reduce landfill
November 26, 2012 — If your patients are maintaining good dental hygiene, chances are they are throwing away multiple toothbrushes in the trash every year. But as part of a growing trend, two U.S. companies have … LittleBonsai, a Boston-based …
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Nashville people in business
The Nashville Songwriters Association International has named Lisa Harless the 2012 recipient of the Stephen Foster Award, given in recognition of outstanding support to songwriters, the music industry and the NSAI. Harless is senior … The KraftCPAs …
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Dental assistants who earn DANB certification receive higher pay, demonstrate

Dental assistants who earn DANB certification receive higher pay, demonstrate
DANB, which is recognized by the American Dental Association as the national certification board for dental assistants, offers not only the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) national certification exam but also the Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA …
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NAMES AND FACES: Hawki wins state EMT award
Stephanie Powers, assistant director for Regional Health Grant Services, has been selected for the National Rural Health Association's Rural Health Fellows Program for 2013. Just 10 to 15 health services employees are chosen for the year-long program …
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