By now, you have probably been exposed to decisions you need to make as a dentist as it relates to Medicare.  Working with legal council, the Arkansas State Dental Association has created a concise, one-page synopsis to help in your decision making process.  While ASDA does not have a recommendation for all dentists to follow, […]

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ASDA is pleased to announce the following from the Governor’s website, posted 2/12/18: Governor Hutchinson Appoints Dr. Matthew McDonough to Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed Dr. Matthew McDonough of Jonesboro to the Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners. His term expires September 1, 2022. Dr. McDonough replaces […]

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Governor Declares February as Childrens’ Dental Health Month

February 10, 2018

In a ceremony in the Governor’s Conference Room at the State Capitol on Friday, March 9, Governor Asa Hutchinson signed and presented a proclamation declaring February as Childrens’ Dental Health Month in Arkansas. The proclamation initiated with the Arkansas Oral Health Coalition, a voluntary non-profit organization representing oral health interests throughout Arkansas. The photo to the left […]

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Dentists: Do You Need a HIPAA Agreement with Your Landlord?

February 7, 2018

Article by Drake Mann, Gill Ragon Owen, PA, Attorneys Thank you to Jenny Teeter for sharing this article with ASDA For more than 20 years now, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the rules under it have evolved. Evolution does not mean “grown hopelessly complex” for most dental practices, though. The most-important […]

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Obituary: Dr. Don Barrow, Past ASDA President; ADA Member for 58 Years

February 6, 2018

Dr. Donald Harper Barrow Sr. passed away on the morning of Sunday February 4, 2018 at the age of 83. Known to friends and family as Don or Grandaddy, he was born in El Dorado, AR. on May 22nd, 1934 to his father Rex Austin Barrow and mother Theresa “Tet” Harper Barrow. He was well […]

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Medicaid 1099 Forms Provided by Mail; Not Online

February 5, 2018

ASDA Received the following message from DXC Technology about the 1099 forms for the 2017 tax year: Form 1099 for Tax Year 2017 Created by Tax ID Number Added 1/31/18 Providers’ 1099 forms for tax year 2017 will be mailed on January 31, 2018. Unlike prior years’ 1099 forms that were generated by provider number, […]

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