At a Glance

Medicare and health care options are vital parts of pre-retirement planning. Prepare for these decisions by attending a FREE Medicare educational seminar. All dates below (except April 30) will be held at the MDA, 3657 Okemos Road, Okemos. Jan. 24, 1-3:30 p.m. March 27, 1-3:30 p.m. April 30 at Annual Session, Grand Rapids, 1-3:30 p.m…. Continue reading

Reduce Absenteeism and Promote Productivity with Surgically Clean Air

Bio-aerosols, ill patients, chemicals and dust are all massive contributors to indoor air contamination in dental offices. Many practices have insufficient HVAC systems that simply recirculate bacteria, viruses and other airborne particulates into the air daily without refreshing the air. MDA endorses Surgically Clean Air to substantially improve the quality of indoor air for dental… Continue reading

Get Compliant with Eagle Associates

Outsourcing compliance to MDA-endorsed Eagle Associates, Inc. frees up valuable time you could be spending on patient care and other critical functions for your practice. Let Eagle Associates step in and provide all the required policies, forms, and other tools you need to comply with OSHA, HIPAA and OIG Fraud, Waste and Abuse prevention (needed… Continue reading

Still Need Health Insurance?

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. To learn more, call 877-906-9924 or visit mdaprograms.com.

At a Glance

Have you done a cost comparison with Best Card yet? The average MDA member saves $2,768 (24%) annually when they switch to Best Card for credit card processing. You will receive a $5 Amazon gift card for allowing Best Card to perform a detailed, no obligation cost comparison. Just send in your recent credit card… Continue reading

6 requirements you must fulfill to be compliant with ‘ACTUAL’ HIPAA law

There are six requirements you must fulfill to be compliant with ACTUAL HIPAA law when emailing Protected Health Information (PHI): Authenticate recipients. Control access. Transmit securely. Unaltered records. Audit every message. Lock ePHI for six years. MDA-endorsed iCoreExchange’s HIPAA-compliant email meets or exceeds every ACTUAL HIPAA requirement. Cloud-based technology makes your transition simple and easy…. Continue reading

Take Steps Now to Ensure You Have Life and Disability Protection In Place

According to a recent study identifying the top reasons people file for bankruptcy, as many as 62% of personal bankruptcies are attributable to medical expenses. Even more shocking, 78% of those who filed had health insurance in place! Unfortunately, health insurance is sometimes no match for unplanned medical expenses as a result of injuries, serious… Continue reading