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    CDA Cares - Sacramento


    • CDA Urges Lawmakers to Use Prop. 56 Funding as Voters Intended

      The governor released a disappointing 2017-18 budget proposal last week, which proposes using Proposition 56’s Medi-Cal funding to cover cost increases in the program rather than boosting provider reimbursement rates. This disregards language... more

    • Volunteers needed for CDA Cares San Mateo

      A CDA Cares volunteer dental clinic is scheduled April 22-23, 2017, at the San Mateo Event Center. To help provide oral health care services at no charge to the large number of expected patients, the CDA Foundation needs volunteer dentists, including... more

    • Dentist Ranked #1 Job In America By U.S. News & World Report.

      U.S. News & World Report (1/11, Snider) has released its list of the 100 Best Jobs of 2017, highlighting the professions that offer “great growth potential, enviable work-life balance, high wages and low unemployment.” Dentist tops this year’s list,... more

    • FDA bans use of powdered gloves in health care

      Dentists, physicians and other health care professionals will no longer be allowed to use powdered gloves when treating patients, per a rule finalized Dec. 16 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

      First proposed in March 2016, the rule, which... more

    • Completed Assurance of Compliance form required

      Dental practices that are required to comply with Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act must complete and submit to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services the Assurance of Compliance form. HHS 690 is a statement that the recipient of federal... more

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