Recording artist Lena Prima, daughter of jazz giant Louis Prima, will headline the entertainment at the 2013 ADA Foundation Give Kids A Smile Gala on Friday, Nov. 1 at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside to be held during the ADA Annual Session.
Nashville, Tenn.—The National Conference on Correctional Health Care, Oct. 26-30 at the Nashville Convention Center, will cover some of the most compelling topics in correctional health care, including the Affordable Care Act, mental health, nursing, clinical care, special populations and more.
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Nationwide, more than half of U.S. states have launched Mission of Mercy dental clinic programs or similar initiatives. They are racking up impressive numbers and reaching significant milestones as they treat patients who can't otherwise afford access to dental care and support the ADA's Action for Dental Health Initiative by providing care to people suffering with untreated disease. See ADA.org/8585.aspx for more details on the initiative.
Time waits for no one, nor do changes to HIPAA rules. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act protects patients' interests. To reinforce that protection—and protect your practice at the same time—consider purchasing the updated ADA Complete HIPAA Compliance Kit (J598).