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Henry Schein and TDSC Join Forces to Form New Entity

A significant change happened in the U.S. dental supply market in October, when Henry Schein completed the agreement with the California Dental Association’s The Dentists Supply Company to become, Powered by Henry Schein. The CDA retains an interest in the newly formed operating company. An advisory committee consisting of 12 dental association leaders including… Continue reading

Home & Auto Lunch ‘n Learns Rebooted for COVID Safety

One benefit of MDA membership that can be extended to members’ employees is savings on home and auto insurance. MDA Insurance represents Auto-Owners, Citizens, Pioneer Mutual and Progressive. Member discounts are available and multi-policy discounts can help the savings add up. For years, our popular home and auto lunch ’n learn program has been offered… Continue reading

Still Need Health Insurance for 2021?

Consider short-term medical insurance designed to provide a bridge should you find yourself without coverage until the next enrollment period. Also consider accident and critical illness plans that provide cash benefits if you are injured or diagnosed with a critical illness. Call 877-906-9924 or visit

Stay Ahead of Ever-changing Regulatory Rules

MDA-endorsed Eagle Associates continually reviews all HIPAA, OSHA, and OIG rules, interpretations, guidelines, and enforcement strategies and publishes updates to its policy manuals. One of the most valued features is unlimited support for compliance questions and issues. MDA members have access to exclusive service bundles at discounted rates. You can save  $665 on the OSHA,… Continue reading

Ideas to Make a Practice More Virtual

Virtual tools can help practices increase efficiency while improving care: • Update the practice website to give patients an overview of safety procedures and let them know when appointments are available. • Use virtual forms to maximize time with patients, keep staff safer, and recover as much in-chair time as possible. • Take advantage of… Continue reading

Maximize Business with Electronic Prescribing from iCoreRx before Oct. 1

In October, Michigan law will require you to prescribe every medication electronically. If you view the state’s electronic prescribing law as a lead domino, the many dominoes that follow each represent opportunities to increase the speed of your operation and reduce current inconveniences to your patients. Consider the monetary cost to the time consumed by… Continue reading

Cast a wider net using in-office dental plans

Local businesses want alternatives to costly dental insurance. Provide them with an in-office plan directly through your practice. QDP does the heavy lifting and you get more new patients! Now is the time to learn what an IOP can do for your practice and its profitability. MDA-endorsed Quality Dental Plan offers you the lowest cost… Continue reading