Senate hearing on ‘dental crisis’

Washington–She and her clients “are standing together in the same line, looking for help” for their dental needs, a Falls Church, Va., social worker told a Senate subcommittee Sept. 12 at a hearing on Dental Crisis in America: The Need to Address Cost. News RSS Feed

ADA responds to Senate report

Washington—Corporate pressure or requirements that dentist employees perform unnecessary procedures in order to maximize profits, as alleged in a Senate report, would represent “a clear violation of the ethical codes of the profession as set forth in the ADA Code of Professional Conduct,” the Association said. News RSS Feed

‘Bring loan rates down’ ADA urges Senate

Washington—Urging Senate support for “a long term solution to bring graduate loan rates down,” the Association said educational debt plays a major role in postgraduate career planning. News RSS Feed

ADA commends Senate oral health care bill

Washington—The Association thanked Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) for offering “important oral health provisions” in legislation to reauthorize the landmark Older Americans Act. News RSS Feed