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American Dental Association Hosts National Dental Benefits Conference Aug. 5 in Chicago

July 08, 2011

Contact Information:
Telephone: 312.440.2806
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CHICAGO, July 8, 2011 – The American Dental Association (ADA) invites dentists and their staffs to learn about dental insurance benefits, electronic health records and the role of dental carriers in disease management at the National Dental Benefits Conference Aug 5, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at ADA Headquarters, 211 E. Chicago Ave.

Conference topics include dental insurance coverage, claims and reimbursement; workers compensation claims; the role that oral health research plays in dental reimbursement; electronic health records; dental benefits fraud and dental plans offered by the U.S. Department of Defense.

The registration fee for the conference is $50 and attendees are eligible to earn up to 2.5 continuing education credits. For more information and to register, please visit Benefits Conference.

About the ADA

The not-for-profit ADA is the nation's largest dental association, representing 163,000 dentist members. The premier source of oral health information, the ADA has advocated for the public's health and promoted the art and science of dentistry since 1859. The ADA's state-of-the-art research facilities develop and test dental products and materials that have advanced the practice of dentistry and made the patient experience more positive. The ADA Seal of Acceptance long has been a valuable and respected guide to consumer dental care products. The monthly The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) is the ADA's flagship publication and the best-read scientific journal in dentistry. For more information about the ADA, visit For more information on oral health, including prevention, care and treatment of dental disease, visit the ADA's consumer website