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The IDA can be your first source for information about practicing dentistry in Indiana. Whether you need a referral for a disability insurance carrier, volunteer opportunities, or answers about HIPAA patient privacy compliance, we can point you in the right direction.

Refinance your student loans with SoFi

Overwhelmed by student debt? Maybe it's time to consider refinancing. Join us for a brief Q&A session with IDA endorsed provider SoFi on Tuesday, November 7, 12:00p ET or Thursday, November 9, at 5:30p. Register here...

Selection Process Underway for New Council/Committee Leaders

INDIANA DENTISTS: Apply today for new IDA Committee position. Selection process is underway. Committee structure has drastically changed and all members interested in joining an IDA committee must apply for the limited available positions. Deadline to apply is November 10, 2017.

New ADA guideline for evaluating potentially malignant disorders

The American Dental Association has developed new recommendations for evaluating potentially malignant disorders in the oral cavity. The guideline comes after an expert panel convened by the ADA Council on Scientific Affairs and the Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry conducted a systematic review of the best available evidence.

Task Force Plans New Committee Appointment Process

IDA's councils are about to get smaller, nimble, and more effective! Do you have what it takes to serve?

ProSites Tool Improves Security and Dental Patient Onboarding

The ProSites Premier product suite is now available to all dental offices nationwide. It includes personalized secure website, patient portal with digital patient onboarding forms, secure email, and call tracking to help dental offices understand the return on investment from their online marketing efforts.

IDA Changes Budget Approval Process

Background Information Currently the IDA Bylaws state that the Board of Trustees is to prepare an annual budget for the House of Delegates and the House is given final approval of the budget. Each spring the House approves the Budget for the IDA’s upcoming July 1-June 30 fiscal year.

Council & Committee Restructuring Passes IDA House of Delegates

Background Information In 2016, the IDA House passed Resolution 16/102, which directed the president to appoint a Task Force to conduct a complete evaluation of the current IDA council and committee structure and prepare a report and recommendations in the form of resolutions to the 2017 House of Delegates.

IDA Task Force Presents Redistricting Plan

Background Information In 2016, two resolutions were passed by the IDA House which had the potential to change the current governance structure of the Association:  

Nominations Being Accepted for IDA Specialty Awards

Nominate your Dental Hero for an IDA Specialty Award! Nominations due February 15, 2018. Awards will be presented May 17, 2018, at French Lick Resort

OSHA Training Now Available Online

Can’t make a live OSHA session this year with your dental team? With the Indiana Dental Association’s new online OSHA and Infection Prevention Strategies CE course, you and your staff can complete the Federally mandated OSHA training in only two hours, without ever having to leave the office. Taking the online training is easy: Login […]