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October 16, 2013

VDA News

VDA Services is very pleased to announce their most recent endorsement – Miles Global, a national firm dedicated to dental practice consulting, dental team training and education.    After a thorough evaluation by the Virginia Dental Services Corporation Board of Directors, Miles Global was selected for endorsement based on their industry-leading consulting services and the value they can bring to VDA member dental offices.   Miles Global emphasizes establishing exemplary organized business systems, team accountability, leadership at all levels, customer servi

October 09, 2013

Public News, VDA News

By J. Ted Sherwin

Dr. Sharone Ward, a dentist in Chester and member of the Virginia Dental Association, recently saw a 51-year-old male patient in need of a filling. As she does routinely, Ward took the patient's blood pressure and was surprised to find that it was 200/120, an extreme hypertensive value and well above the normal range of 120/70.

September 12, 2013

Legislative, VDA News

All employers with one or more employees and gross revenue of at least $500,000 are subject to the requirement to provide a notice to all employees by 10/01/2013.  As a service to VDA Members, B&B Insurance Associates, Inc. has provided the following information regarding the requirements and links to templates for model notices from the Department of Labor.

September 10, 2013

Public News, VDA News

The Virginia Dental Association Foundation again treats thousands of people in dire need of dental care at the annual M.O.M. Project in southwest Virginia. Watch the powerful day unfold through the words and pictures of patients and VDA member dentists.

September 06, 2013

Public News, VDA News

Martinsville Bulletin features a great article on the Roanoke MOM project and several VDAF board members, Drs. David C. and David L. Jones, along with dental student Lauren. Dr. Graham Gardner is also mentioned. Please take a minute to read the article and share with your networks.

August 22, 2013

VDA News

New technology expands reach of Virginia prescribers and pharmacists in the fight against prescription drug abuse.

August 21, 2013

VDA News

VDA Services Endorsed Vendor, ProSites is offering some great resources to help you begin or enhance your practice's social media marketing.  Take a look at "The Ultimate Social Media Resources" for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and Instagram.

July 29, 2013

VDA News

On Thursday, July 29, 2010, the VDA Central Office was struck by lightning and burned down.  We pause today to remember how far we've come in the three years since.  Thanks to all the members, friends, supporters and especially our staff who have made the VDA stronger than ever!

Click HERE to view the July 29, 2010 Press Release.

Click HERE to view the FIRE photo gallery

July 19, 2013

Public News, VDA News

Heather Herranney, a mother of five from Lebanon, Va, this morning became the 50,000th patient seen during 14 years of Mission of Mercy free care projects conducted by the Va Dental Association and its foundation. It happened at a M.O.M. event in Wise County. Heather came to get two teeth filled and was surprised to be selected. Dentaquest provided several gifts. The event continues through Sunday.



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