Earn 3 CE Credits at Practice Transition Seminar Free to MDA Members

The Michigan Dental Association cordially invites you to a seminar about planning your future. This symposium will guide you through every step: practice evaluations, strategies you should implement to maximize the value of your practice, current market trends, and much more. Event Information: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Continuing Education Credits: The completion of this seminar… Continue reading

MDA-endorsed vendors helping members succeed

• Lenovo  Members save up to 30% off the everyday public web price of Lenovo laptops, tablets, desktops, all-in-ones, workstations, servers, and accessories. • AHI Travel:  Itineraries that balance the must-see with the road less traveled and include enough flexibility to accommodate individual preferences. Special prices on international travel. • CareCredit: A healthcare credit card… Continue reading

Sending Protected Health Information via Email is Risky

If you think sending a radiograph to a specialist via your practice’s regular email system is safe, think again. That email containing protected health information can be intercepted at any point along the transmission path, potentially exposing your practice to a HIPAA violation. The solution is to encrypt your emails containing PHI. The MDA endorses… Continue reading

Eagle Associates Simplifies HIPAA, OSHA and OIG Compliance

After an extensive nationwide search for a reliable and simple solution to the burden of HIPAA, OSHA and OIG compliance, the MDA recently endorsed Eagle Associates. Eagle Associates is an Ann Arbor-based company that has provided compliance consulting for dental and medical practices since 1988. MDA and Eagle Associates have developed various tiers of service,… Continue reading