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Volunteer opportunity for a New Dentist

September 9, 2020

Chemical Dependency Committee

Purpose

NYSDA established its Chemical Dependency Committee in the 1980s to help address the issue of addictive illnes...

New Resource: Protocols to Follow if a Staff or Household Member is COVID-19(+)

July 28, 2020

Has someone on your staff, or a member of their household, tested positive for COVID-19? This new resource — exclusive to ADA members — guides you thr...

Questions about HHS Provider Relief?

July 22, 2020

Questions about HHS Funding? Click here for information your chairperson of Dental Benefits, Dr. Michael Keating, has put together to answer some of t

New York State Department of Health Issues Latest Medicaid Update

July 2, 2020

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued the latest update on the Medicaid program in New York State.

Read it here.

ALERT! DISTRICT OFFICE DID NOT SEND REQUEST FOR GO FUND ME!

June 17, 2020

GO FUND ME REQUEST IS NOT FROM YOUR DENTAL SOCIETY!

We have been made aware of an email requesting a donation to Go Fund Me for a member dentist. The...

A Letter on the topic of fees for PPE equipment from the 7th District Chair on Dental Benefits

June 12, 2020

Please click here for a letter from the Seventh District Chair on Dental Benefits, Dr. Michael Keating, explaining what information we have to date, o

Fit Testing of N95 per ADA

June 2, 2020

“Per the American Dental Association,  If an N95 mask is not required, but is used under the voluntary use provision of the Respiratory Infection Cont...

Dental offices open - an interview with Seventh District President; Dr. Steve Burgart

June 2, 2020

ALBANY, N.Y. (WROC) – Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Sunday that dental offices can reopen in New York State beginning June 1.

“Dentists’ offices...

NYS DOH Interim Guidance For Dentistry During The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Released

June 1, 2020
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NYS Department of Health Interim Guidance for Dentistry During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Released

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES DENTISTS CAN REOPEN STATEWIDE JUNE 1ST

May 31, 2020

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES DENTISTS CAN REOPEN STATEWIDE TOMORROW AND UPDATES NEW YORKERS ON STATE'S PROGRESS DURING ONGOING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

 

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RECENT MEDIA COVERAGE

May 28, 2020

 

Recent Media Coverage

A great deal of progress is underway. In the meantime, we wanted to share some examples of recent media co...

EDPAC Advocacy at Work for You.

May 20, 2020

The Assembly of the State of New York has written to Gov. Andrew Cuomo on behalf of the dentists of NY State.

Click here to read the letter.

NEW! ADA Accelerator Series

May 20, 2020

In our ever-changing times, you can count on the ADA to help you tackle current challenges and achieve your long-term goals. That’s why we’re introduc...

CPR QUESTION HAS BEEN ANSWERED

May 18, 2020

Question:

Will the Department permit alternative means to be used by dentists and dental hygienists to obtain and/or maintain the required cardiopulm...

4/28/2020 TOWN HALL RECORDING AVAILABLE NOW!

May 6, 2020

Good Afternoon from your Seventh District Board of Directors.

On April 28, the Seventh District Dental Society hosted a Town Hall Meeting with Steve ...