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WDA means ROI

Bad investments are everywhere. Nine-unit bridges. Dental therapy programs. Wiring money to Nigerian princes. Investment decisions require an understanding of “return on investment.”  What can be gained (or lost) relative to the amount of money invested? Dentists and patients have return on investment (ROI) conversations every day when discussing treatment options. I know my patients appreciate a doctor who’s mindful… Continue Reading WDA means ROI


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WDA Equipment Solutions is open for business!

Today, the Wisconsin Dental Association unveils another terrific addition to our suite of members-only benefits – WDA Equipment Solutions, a new endorsed program designed to leverage the association’s collective buying power to give members the best prices on quality, brand-name equipment. Powered by Wisconsin-based Preferred Dental Services – a name many WDA members know well… Continue Reading WDA Equipment Solutions is open for business!


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WDA Supply Source celebrates first year with extra discount and Target gift cards

WDA Supply Source – which offers WDA members exclusive discount pricing and free shipping on more than 65,000 brand-name dental supplies, including 3M – is celebrating its first anniversary with a fun spring promotion encouraging new users to give the money-saving program a try. From March 4 to May 31, any first-time user who submits… Continue Reading WDA Supply Source celebrates first year with extra discount and Target gift cards


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Save time and money on payroll

The Wisconsin Dental Association has named OnPay as the exclusively endorsed payroll solution for WDA members. OnPay provides a full-service payroll solution along with support via chat, email and phone. The platform integrates with accounting, timekeeping and attendance software, and was recognized as a top payroll solution by PC Magazine and Entrepreneur. With the endorsement,… Continue Reading Save time and money on payroll


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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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How to store and access patient records when you transition or retire

Wisconsin dental regulations require a dentist to keep patients records for at least 10 years after the patient’s last visit to the office. And in some cases, it’s recommended to keep records even longer. (As in the case of a minor – until they turn 21.) Most of the time paper-based patient records were simply… Continue Reading How to store and access patient records when you transition or retire


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Savings from WDA Supply Source, WDA Service Solutions and WDA Equipment Solutions will pay for your membership

WDASupplySource.com is an online platform providing Wisconsin Dental Association members exclusive pricing on 65,000+ dental products and small equipment items. Over 380 member accounts have been established since its debut in February. We are not aware of even one, small (1-2 doctor) practice that has not saved money on supplies. Many accounts have saved over… Continue Reading Savings from WDA Supply Source, WDA Service Solutions and WDA Equipment Solutions will pay for your membership


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ADA TV is now available

ADA TV is a user-friendly, high-tech entertainment, education and marketing system for your waiting room. A small computer stick plugs into any flat-screen TV and connects to your Wi-Fi network to store, stream and receive broadcast presentations configured for your practice. Educate your patients with the full ADA Toothflix 2.0 library Promote your practice with… Continue Reading ADA TV is now available

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