Welcome to the Australian Dental Association
"The primary objectives of the Australian Dental Association are to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public, promote the ethics, art and science of dentistry and support members to provide safe, high quality professional oral care.”
Items of Interest
Dentists join the growing calls for cap on student uni places
ADA calls for government to cap university placements.
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|Rethink Your Ancillary Cover - Is It Really Worth It?
The gap that exists between the cost of services and rebates continues to grow as premiums for private health insurers are set to increase tomorrow by 6.2%. Authorities must return the focus of these insurers to their members - the Australian public - and not their vested interests.
Don't be fooled by phony 'Dentist Searches'
A number of dentists have reported to the ADA that unknown organisations are sending unsolicited invoices to dental practices seeking payment for inclusion in ‘dentist search’ websites.
Waiver Provisions for the Medicare CDDS to be introduced
This morning the Minister introduced a Bill to Parliament which amends the Health Insurance Act 1973 (HIA) so that the CEO of Medicare Australia can waive debts raised against dentists in limited circumstances for services provided under the former Chronic Disease Dental Scheme (CDDS) without the need for applications to be made to the Department of Finance.