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Dentists Respond to Washington Fee Cuts

August 16, 2011

Dentists in Washington recently experienced a reimbursement rate cut from one of their largest dental insurance carriers.  This situation is a reminder to all dentists of the importance of reading insurance contracts upon initial signing, and actively participating in the governance of insurance companies, whether by attending board meetings, electing board members, voting, etc.

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New Prescribing Notification Requirements - Prepare Your Office for Compliance by July 1

June 29, 2011

Starting July 1, healthcare professionals who prescribe controlled substances must comply with new patient notification requirements. Prescribers, including dentists, must notify any patient who gets a prescription for a controlled substance that the patient's identifying information will be entered into a statewide database of controlled substance prescriptions. The database is called the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program or PDMP. CDA members, click here to download sample forms and labels with notification language available to members only on the CDA Website.

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Colorado Dentists Attend Washington Leadership Conference

June 6, 2011

Each spring, the American Dental Association hosts a legislative and lobbying conference in Washington, D.C.  Dentists from around the U.S. participate in a three-day conference that provides a mix of prominent speakers, issue briefings, grassroots education and political training. This year’s event, held May 9-11, was organized by Colorado’s own Dr. Rhett Murray.  Eight CDA dentists were able to participate in the Washington Leadership Conference, with the CDA sponsoring three members’ participation and five additional Colorado dentists attending as ADA representatives.  

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Congratulations 2011 CU Dental Graduates!

June 6, 2011

On May 27, the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine presented 48 dental graduates with their Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees.  CDA Executive Director Dr. Quinn Dufurrena was the commencement speaker this year, and encouraged the class of 2011 to get involved and be active participants in the dental profession and their communities.

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Medicaid Seeks Input to Streamline Provider Applications

June 6, 2011

The Colorado Medicaid program has asked for input on revisions that would help streamline and improve the enrollment process and application form for providers.  If you or your office staff have any suggestions, please let us know. Contact Jennifer Goodrum at 303-996-2847 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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