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Becoming Noble

By Deanna Goodrich, R.D.H.
 
Every successful business owner begins with these three questions: Who are you? What do you believe? Who do you need to become? Becoming noble is defined by Webster’s dictionary as “having, showing, or coming from personal qualities that people admire (such as honesty, generosity, courage, etc.).” This little five-letter word can revolutionize your practice, your life and your happiness.

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CDA Endorsed Products Spotlight: Officite

March 9, 2016

Officite is the leading Web Presence provider in the dental industry and has been providing dentists with attractive, effective online marketing strategies since 2002. Officite provides everything your practice needs to start attracting more new patients through the internet. The complete Web Presence platforms can come with any combination of the following:

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PDMP Releases Video Training on Creating and Activating Delegate Accounts

March 7, 2016

This new video will teach you how to create and activate a delegate account on the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP). Any prescriber or pharmacist can now have up to three trained delegates who can access the PDMP on the prescriber's or dispenser's behalf. This helps prescribers and pharmacists use the PDMP more frequently to get the most complete medical history possible. Don't miss the opportunity to establish delegates in your practice and use the PDMP more than ever. 

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Have Dentist, Will Travel

March 1, 2016

Access to dental care in rural communities in Colorado continues to be a hot button issue in the state. In underserved areas, seeking treatment from a dentist isn’t always as easy as calling up a local dental practice, Federally Qualified Health Center, or Community-Based Dental Clinic and making an appointment. It sometimes involves taking time off of work and traveling a substantial distance to a dental practice that might be across the county or one county over. In extreme cases, patients might forego treatment, causing their dental problems to persist or escalate, forcing patients to visit the emergency room instead of a dentist. That’s why one dentist, Dr. Arnold Cullum, has taken it upon himself to make a difference—via a mobile dental clinic he calls Rural Dental Centers.

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Dentists, We Need You!

March 1, 2016

Volunteer for the Colorado Mission of Mercy (COMOM)—and help celebrate 10 years of free dental care! Volunteer registration is open for the 2016 COMOM June 17-18 at Brush High School in Brush, Colo. This is the 10th anniversary of the clinic, and COMOM is celebrating by "Brushing its way to Brush!" Volunteer to help, and be a part of the celebration.

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Volunteer at the ADA Annual Meeting in Denver and Get CE for Free

March 1, 2016

The American Dental Association (ADA) 2016 annual meeting will be coming to Denver Oct. 20-23. Having the meeting in our backyard means you have a great opportunity to earn continuing education credit hours that can go toward the required 30 CE credit hours dentists and dental hygienists must earn during each licensure cycle. This is a new requirement that began March 1, the start of the 2016-18 licensure cycle.

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The ADA Wants You to Help Develop Board Exams

March 1, 2016

The American Dental Association (ADA) Department of Testing Services is seeking volunteers, including practicing dentists and hygienists, to serve on Test Construction Committees to support critical examination programs: the National Board Dental Examination Parts I and II, the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination, the new Integrated National Board Examination, and the new Advanced Dental Admission Test. Electronic applications for this opportunity are due March 7.

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Improve Oral Health in Your Community With Leadership and Advocacy

March 1, 2016

Are you practicing dentistry in rural Colorado? Do you want to improve the oral health in your community? Enroll in these free workshops to learn how to make a greater difference. Oral Health Colorado (OHCO) is partnering with the Interaction Institute for Social Change (IISC) to hold Facilitative Leadership for Social Change (FLSC) workshops to build leadership and advocacy capacity in rural Colorado. 

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Nominate a Deserving Dentist for International College of Dentists Fellowship

March 1, 2016

The International College of Dentists (ICD) is seeking deserving dentists to install as ICD fellows? If you know of a good candidate, nominate that person today! 

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Colorado Dental Board Publishes Draft Changes to Dental Rules and Policies

February 22, 2016 (updated March 3, 2016)
 
Changes made to the Dental Practice Act will affect your dental practice.    
As previously shared with CDA members, the Colorado Dental Board is conducting a comprehensive review of its rules and policies. Nearly all Dental Board rules along with all Dental Board policies are being reviewed and revised through this process. These changes will affect your dental practice.  Please review the below information. Your opportunities to provide feedback include a stakeholders meeting on Friday, March 4; a final rulemaking session on Thursday, April 28; and through written comments.

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