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Second opinion: Why dentists, rather than dental technology, will be the future's biggest change
August 7, 2020 -- Dr. Marc Cooper believes that current events have changed our world forever. That includes the interconnection that he sees our society currently undergoing and how that interconnection will disrupt where dentistry fits into the healthcare spectrum.  Discuss
HHS extends application deadline for Medicaid providers and plans
August 7, 2020 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has extended its application deadline for the phase 2 general distribution to Medicaid, Medicaid managed care, Children's Health Insurance Program, and dental providers in response to financial trouble stemming from COVID-19.
Delta Dental of Calif. once again named a top Bay Area corporate philanthropist
August 7, 2020 -- The San Francisco Business Times has named Delta Dental of California as No. 25 of the top 100 corporate philanthropists in the San Francisco Bay Area, the company said. This is the third consecutive year that Delta Dental of California has made the list.
Dentsply Sirona unveils COVID-19 practice recovery tool
August 6, 2020 -- Dentsply Sirona is launching a new Apple- and Google-based application to help dental practices recover from patient care interruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
New website connects dentists with vendors
August 6, 2020 -- A new marketplace website called is connecting dentists with dental supply vendors.
Candibell launches crowdfunding campaign for Truthbrush
August 6, 2020 -- Candibell has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for a device parents can use to track their children's toothbrushing habits.
OSAP announces new board of directors
August 6, 2020 -- The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) has announced its 2020-2021 association board of directors.
How to track remaining insurance benefits in Curve Hero
August 5, 2020 -- Within the Curve Hero practice management software, how can you set up a way to track the remaining insurance benefits for each of your patients? Curve trainer Tracey Thompson offers some tips and advice.  Discuss
Funds to be raised to aid dentistry during COVID-19
August 5, 2020 -- America's ToothFairy is using its annual campaign to raise funds for its nonprofit dental offices that are providing care to children in need during the pandemic.
DEA warns of scam threatening clinicians
August 5, 2020 -- The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is warning clinicians to be cautious of scammers posing as agency employees to extort them.