“Routine Check-Up” is a biweekly publication is aimed at providing lawmakers and legislative staff with brief updates on what is happening in the oral health sphere in Wisconsin.

We hope it will serve as a resource for legislators and their constituents.

As always, if you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact our Director of Government Services Chris Borgerding at cborgerding@wda.org.

6/22 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Praises Monumental Increase in Medicaid Rates

6/8 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Increase access to quality oral health care

5/25 – Routine Check-Up from WDA:WDA Praises LRB 1534-1, Calls for Co-Sponsors

5/12 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Foundation Donates Over $55,000 to Charitable Oral Care Programs

4/28 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Joins Forces with Free and Charitable Clinics

4/14 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Members Advocate for Increased Medicaid Rates at JFC Public Hearing

3/31 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Dental Vaccination Bill Signed into Law

3/17 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Praises Legislature for Passing Dental Vaccine Legislation, Calls on Gov. Evers to Sign into Law

3/3 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Budget Proposal Good First Step in Addressing Access to Care Challenges; Low Medicaid Rates Must Be Addressed

2/17 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Finding a dental home early can help give Wisconsin’s kids a lifetime of healthy smiles

2/3- Routine Check-Up from WDA: Consequences of Deferring Dental Care

1/20 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Wisconsin’s Dentists Well-Suited to Assist in Vaccination Efforts 

1/6/21 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Supportive of Provisions in Assembly Bill 1

12/23 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Happy Holidays

12/9 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Dodgeville Dental Steps Up

11/25 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Installs Green Bay Periodontist as President

11/11 – Routine Check-Up from WDA; Stop the COVID Spread

10/28 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: ‘Stop the COVID Spread!’ Coalition Releases New Public Awareness Video

10/14 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA joins ‘Stop the COVID Spread!’ coalition 

9/30 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: Oral health funding critical part of state budget

9/16 – Routine Check-Up from WDA; WDA dentist shows COVID-19 safety protocols

9/3 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA dentist helps lead national discussion of pandemic’s impact on dental safety net

8/19- Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Foundation’s Donated Dental Services helps residents in need

8/5 – Routine Check-Up from WDA: WDA Double Play

7/22 – Routine Check-Up from WDA:Safety in the dental office during pandemic