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Data breach response: Who do you call to manage the mess?

Stories of hackers attacking dental offices and stealing patient information are becoming all too common. Unfortunately, data breach can come in many forms, and even IT groups realize it’s impossible to stop. Even worse, clinics cannot manage the aftermath of a data breach by themselves. There’s simply too much to know. The WDAISC is addressing… Continue Reading Data breach response: Who do you call to manage the mess?


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Checklist: Informed Consent

Informed consent is a pillar of patient engagement and patient-centered care. It helps patients gain a full understanding of the benefits and risks of proposed procedures and treatments, thus allowing them to make informed decisions about their care. Physicians, dentists and other health care professionals should engage in thorough informed consent discussions with patients as… Continue Reading Checklist: Informed Consent


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Ten ways to establish a security culture at your health care organization

In health care, the term “safety culture” or “culture of safety” is familiar. It refers to organizational values, attitudes and goals related to providing a safe environment and safe patient care. Although perhaps not as common, the term “security culture” is conceptually very similar to safety culture. An organization’s security culture focuses on beliefs, values… Continue Reading Ten ways to establish a security culture at your health care organization


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WDA Association Health Plan

The WDA Association Health Plan, underwritten by WPS Health Insurance, is exclusive to Wisconsin Dental Association members only. The WDA Association Health Plan allows practices to be underwritten outside of “community rating.” This means there will be health underwriting and your group will be rated accordingly (unlike Affordable Care Act plans which do not take… Continue Reading WDA Association Health Plan

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