ISDA's Bite Size HIPAA

Is your practice looking for HIPAA CE?

ISDA’s HIPAA Overview Workshop (1CE) with privacy attorney, Todd Baker. For the entire staff & on-demand - for a limited time.

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We’ve got your back—Then. Now. Always.

Continue as a member of the ISDA & the ADA to have access to new tools, resources & support coming in 2022.

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Earn up to 12 CE credits!

Early registration is highly encouraged & discounted hotel rooms are limited.

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dental insurance issues

Insurance issues? We’ve got your back.

The ADA & ISDA are fighting for dental insurance reforms. Check out this suite of resources to help tackle dental insurance issues.

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Staffing challenges?

Stynt is the fastest growing healthcare staffing platform in the nation! Our members get a $50 credit toward their first hire.

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ADA Encourages Vaccine


ADA strongly encourages COVID-19 vaccination among dental professionals

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Welcome to the Idaho State Dental Association!

The ISDA represents more than 70% of Idaho dental professionals who have joined us in membership. We are a constituent of the American Dental Association (ADA), the professional organization of dentists throughout the U.S. who are dedicated to providing the best care for their patients. 

Vision Statement:

Empowering the dental profession to achieve optimal health for all Idahoans.

Mission Statement:

Help Idaho dentists succeed and support the advancement of the health of the public.

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