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How to Prepare for the Return of Student Loan Payments
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $0.00
Course Created on: 09/22/2023
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Description:
 American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This webinar was recorded in September 2023

Overview
Federal student loan payments will resume in October 2023 for the first time since their COVID suspension in 2020. There are a lot of factors to consider when deciding on an overall student loan repayment strategy that still allows you to achieve your other financial goals. Join Laurel Road as they share information on what you should consider if you plan to refinance, implications of the end of the federal loan repayment holiday and walk through all student loan repayment options.

Learning objectives
 • Understand the latest legislative changes regarding student loans
• Learn how to optimize student loan repayment in an evolving marketplace
• Prepare yourself for a restart in federal student loan payments

Presenters
• James Wanamaker, D.D.S.
, ADA New Dentist Committee District 2 representative
• Alex Macielak, director of business development at Laurel Road
• Mackensie Ellis, business developmentmanager at GradFin

 

Laurel Road is a brand of KeyBank National Association. All loans are provided by KeyBank. Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender. NMLS# 399797.

Disclaimer
The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association.

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Champions Network: Integrating Change Management into DEI (Recorded Webinar)
Author(s): Not Available
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1.5
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 09/15/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=778|114897
Description:

American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This webinar was recorded in July 2023.

Overview
In the second of a two-session course on change management, Richard Harvey, Ph.D., from Saint Louis University, will discuss how champions for diversity and inclusion can create a DEI vision and plan, as well as how to develop the political support needed to sustain momentum.

Learning objectives
• Crafting a vision and plan (goals, etc.)
• Developing political support: conducting stakeholder analyses and engaging key stakeholders
• Managing the transition: process mapping and conducting a forcefield analysis
• Sustaining Momentum: training & development, creating reward and recognition systems to support implementation and the institutionalization of DEI efforts

Presenter: Richard D. Harvey, Ph.D., Associate Professor Social Psychology and Industrial/Organizational Psychology programs in the Department of Psychology at Saint Louis University

Disclaimer: The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association

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Simple Steps to Avoid Breaches and Fines (Recorded Webinar)
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $0.00
Course Created on: 08/14/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=691|102367
Description:

American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This presentation was recorded in July 2023

Course Overview
Whether you are a small dentist's office or large group practice, HIPAA data breaches and violations can occur if you are not taking the proper steps to protect your practice.
Just over 20 percent of all breaches occur as a result of security failures, technical issues, or cybercriminals. The rest are administrative, which is the area where employees interact with protected health information (PHI). In this course, find out how implementing an effective compliance program will help your business avoid breaches and fines. We will simplify HIPAA compliance, walk you through the full extent of the regulation, and provide you with actionable tips that you can implement within your practice today.

Learning Objectives
Review past breaches and fines in the healthcare industry
How to protect your business from being breached or fined
Predictions of what will happen in the future and what to look out for

Speaker
Kelly Anne Koch, Senior Account Manager, Director of Dental Relations for Compliancy Group

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Champions Network: Motivating Change and Developing a DEI vision (Recorded Webinar)
Author(s): Not Available
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 07/20/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=762|114885
Description:

American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This webinar was recorded in June 2023.

Overview
In the first of a two-session course on change management, you will gain an understanding on the strategic value of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) and how to overcome resistance. You will also learn how to develop a DEI vision and plan.

Learning objectives:
• Understanding DEI as strategic value
• Overcoming resistance
• Presentation of the Global Diversity Equity Inclusion Benchmarks (GDEIB) as a guiding framework for DEI work
a. Assessing current state using the GDEIB
b. Crafting a vision and plan (goals, etc.) using the GDEIB as a starting point

Presenter: Richard D. Harvey, Ph.D., Associate Professor Social Psychology and Industrial/Organizational Psychology programs in the Department of Psychology at Saint Louis University

Disclaimer: The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association

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Side by Side: Winning Examples of Public/Private Partnerships (Recorded Webinar)
Member Price: $39.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 07/20/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=763|114886
Description:
American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This webinar was recorded in May 2023 

In this webinar, two private practitioners will share their successful strategies for operating private practices, while providing public service to beneficiaries of a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). These presentations will address issues of reimbursement, loan repayment, patient management, community engagement and professional collaboration to benefit the underserved.

Learning objectives
Learn one way to form a relationship with a FQHC
• Understand how to work within the funding mechanisms of a FQHC
• Advantages and Disadvantages of working with a FQHC

Presenters: Dr. Nick Rogers, Mr. David Brazil, Dr. Cole Rehovsky

Disclaimer: The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association

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Amplifying Voices: Journey of an International Dentist (Recorded Webinar)
Author(s): Not Available
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 06/20/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=757|114884
Description:

American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This webinar was recorded in May 2023.

Overview
Dentists who are trained internationally are an important part of the dental community who bring unique perspectives to the profession. In this panel discussion, dentists from around the world share their journeys to practicing dentistry in the United States. Dr. Gabriela Lagreca, creator and host of The International Dentist Podcast will facilitate an open conversation on the challenges facing international-trained dentists, the experiences that helped the dentists learn and grow, and opportunities to connect with the ADA and the international dentist community.

The discussion covers:
• Better understand the journey of international dentists
• Understand the challenges international dentists face
• Connect with the international dentist community

Moderator: Gabriela Lagreca, D.D.S.

Panelists
Mahmoud Jallad, D.D.S.
Angela Noguera, D.D.S.
Sally Zapata, Dental International Student at Tufts University of Dental Medicine

 

Disclaimer: The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association

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Lender-Ready Business Plans: How to Create a First-Rate Plan (Recorded Webinar)
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $0.00
Course Created on: 05/01/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=746|104047
Description:
 American Dental Association on-demand webinar
The information contained in this program was current as of April 2023 .

Course Overview
Whether you're just starting out or growing an established practice, your success and profitability hinges on knowing your practice metrics, knowing your customer base, defining your strategy, and then staying on track. These are just some of the benefits of writing – or updating – your business plan. Learn how to document your operational and financial objectives to achieve short- and long-term success and attract potential partners, associates, investors, and lenders.

Presenters
Ronald Milsap, Director of Business Banking Industry Verticals, BMO Bank
Jeffrey Kerst, D.D.S., Kerst & Caskey Family Dentistry, Shreveport, La.

Learning Objectives:
• Understand common sections of a business plan and the detail to include in each
• Learn how a business plan evolves according to the stage of your practice
• Identify resources to help you develop and maintain your business plan
• Discover who will request to see your business plan and how to maintain it

Sponsored by BMO Bank

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Bridge to SmileCon: Patients First — How to Create Long-Lasting Relationships
Member Price: $0.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $0.00
Course Created on: 03/14/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=733|104034
Description:
 American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This presentation was recorded in March 2023

Overview
Learn a new approach to your real-world business challenges in Patients First: How to Create Long-Lasting Relationships, a Master Class for professional development. Elite improviser Bob Kulhan’s secret recipe to building relationships combines the psychology behind decision-making with the very best aspects of his brand of customized, high-energy experiential learning, which drives measurable and sustainable ROI.

Learning objectives
• Easy-to-use, key collaborative relationship-building techniques to increase the number of patients and referrals
• Effective and immediately applicable real-world strategies to help you and your team better facilitate patient cooperation that result in improved compliance and positive outcomes

About the Bridge to SmileCon Webinar Series
The SmileCon® buzz continues with monthly free CE courses starring our eminent roster of past and upcoming speakers.

The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association.

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Managing Dental Unit Water Quality
Member Price: $39.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 03/02/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=732|104030
Description:
American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This presentation was recorded in February 2022

Background
This presentation, jointly hosted by ADA and Organization for Safety Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP), discusses recent outbreaks of pediatric mycobacterial infections associated with dental treatment. It also covers recommendations and best practices for avoiding contamination of dental equipment water delivery systems that may lead to opportunistic infections.
Presenter Dr. Shannon E. Mills, D.D.S. — an internationally recognized as an expert in dental infection prevention and safety with an emphasis on dental unit water quality — describes how the design of dental equipment encourages the growth of biofilm attached to the walls of dental waterlines. In addition, dental professionals will learn what measures can be taken to reduce bacterial colonization with specific reference to the Health Advisory on dental water quality issued by CDC on November 18, 2022.
Specific approaches for treating dental water systems to eliminate or prevent formation of biofilm are described, with an emphasis on the importance of periodic monitoring to assure that biofilm management measures are effective.

Learning Objectives
Understand how biofilms form in dental water delivery systems
• Develop best practices and implement CDC guidelines for dental water management
• Recognize why periodic monitoring of dental water delivery systems is essential

 

Disclaimer: The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association

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The Dark Sides of Social Media: An Emergency Medicine Provider’s Perspective for Dentists (Recorded Webinar)
Member Price: $39.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 02/07/2023
/education/ViewCourse.aspx?id=727|104028
Description:
American Dental Association on-demand webinar
This webinar was recorded in January 2022

Background
Social media is an integral part of our lives as oral healthcare providers. It is an outlet for connection and learning, but there are downsides. What if you are a victim of harassment, bullying, gaslighting or trolling? In this course, you will get the emergency medicine provider perspective on the downsides of social media, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you are a victim.

Presenter
Dr. Matt Zuckerman,Associate Professor in the Medical Toxicology section of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.

Learning Objectives
Review cases of bullying and harassment of healthcare workers
• Learn how to protect yourself from the downsides of social media
• Discuss some positive ways to use social media in your practice

 

Disclaimer: The views of the presenter(s) do not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association

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