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American Dental Association Seeks to Enhance Credentialing Service

November 22, 2016

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CHICAGO — The American Dental Association (ADA) is pleased to announce that it is pursuing a new technology enterprise system for the ADA Credentialing Service in order to best serve its members. The ADA remains committed to protecting member data while meeting the credentialing needs of the dental benefits community. During the brief transition period to a new technology provider, the ADA is committed to providing the best continuous service possible for both dental professionals and for payers.

Editor’s Note: Reporters are invited to follow the ADA on Twitter @AmerDentalAssn

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