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    Dentists testify in favor of access to care legislation

    by Jackie Best - Managing Editor
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    Several ODA member dentists testified before the House Health Committee in June in favor of legislation to improve access to dental care in Ohio.

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    ODA Annual Session to feature cadaver dissection course for first time

    by Jackie Best - Managing Editor
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    The 2017 Ohio Dental Association Annual Session will feature several unique hands-on workshops, including a cadaver dissection course for the first time.

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  • Stark County Dental Society recruits new members with innovative programs

    by Jackie Best - Managing Editor
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    The Stark County Dental Society received the 2017 Membership Award Program for Success (MAP for Success) Most Innovative Recruitment and Retention Initiative for its membership events and efforts.

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  • To smile, sleep and sing again

    by Jennifer Carroll - Digital marketing coordinator at Mercy Medical Center
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    Thanks to an Ohio Dental Association Foundation grant and Mercy Dental Services, a Canton man received extensive dental treatment for severe cavities, boney growths and dentures.

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  • Support the ODA Foundation by shopping at Kroger

    by ODA Staff
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    The Ohio Dental Association Foundation has recently teamed up with Kroger Community Rewards to create a new way for dentists to support the foundation, without having to spend any extra money.

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  • Marvin Fisk Humanitarian Award: Dr. Ihor Suszko

    by Jackie Best - Managing Editor
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    Dr. Ihor Suszko is founder and president of the Cap Haitien Dental Institute, an oral health care center and professional continuing education center in Haiti.

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  • Identity Theft - as Certain as Death and Taxes?

    by Jennifer Nieto - President RJ Card Processing, Inc. d/b/a Best Card
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    Best Card is the credit card processor for thousands of dental offices, and in the past few years we have received a notable increase in calls from our merchants relating to suspected fraud and embezzlement. It CAN happen to ANYONE.

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  • As a trusted source of knowledge, dentists must be life-long learners

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    You are viewed by your staff and your patients as the trusted source of knowledge on all things dental. It is a daunting task sometimes in a world that is changing so quickly.

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  • Testimony in support of the Dental Care Optimization Act

    by David J. Owsiany, JD - ODA Executive Director
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    The ODA's Task Force on Auxiliary Utilization and Access to Care continues to research and develop proposals related to enhancing access to dental care in Ohio, better utilizing the existing dental team, and modernizing Ohio's dental laws to reflect advancements in technology.

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  • New reforms to fight against prescription drug abuse

    by Nathan E. DeLong, Esq. - ODA Director of Legal & Legislative Services
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    Ohio has made progress in the fight to prevent prescription drug abuse and overdoses, but there is no question that we are still facing a serious prescription drug abuse epidemic and opioid addiction crisis.

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The views expressed in the monthly columns of the “ODA Today” are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the view of the Ohio Dental Association (ODA). The columns are intended to offer opinions, information and general guidance and should not be construed as legal advice or as an endorsement by the ODA. Dentists should always seek the advice of their own legal counsel regarding specific circumstances.