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Registration is open for Dr. Karl Koerner in the fall of 2014!

You should have recently received the fall brochure in the mail featuring Dr. Karl Koerner for the fall 2014 NAGD Lecture and Mastertrack.  Don’t miss this opportunity to hear Dr. Koerner right here in Lincoln.  For registration information visit our website at http://nebraskaagd.org/ce-events/fall-lecture-mastertrack/ or contact the NAGD office at 402.438.2321!

Only 2 spots left for June Mastertrack with Dr. Massad!

There are only 2 spots left for the Nebraska AGD Mastertrack featuring Dr. Joe Massad.  If you are interested in attending, please contact the NAGD Office at 402.438.2321 or register online at:  http://nebraskaagd.org/ce-events/annual-meeting/

Bill: LB 577

Senator Campbell introduced (priority bill) would expand Medicaid under ACA for Nebraska.  (support)

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Bill: LB 447

Introduced by Senator Avery would remove sales tax exemptions from soft drinks.  Revenue would go to establish a statewide database to Public Health Departments and school districts to help fund a wellness coordinator and program.  (Support)

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Bill: LB 439

Introduced by Senator Gloor (priority bill) to increase cigarette tax from .64 to $1.36 a pack.  $28 million of that revenue for Medicaid provider rate stabilization.  (Support)

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Bill: LB 195

(combination of LB 119, LB 157, and LB 187) would provide $200,000 to each of the 18 Public Health Districts to do preventive health programs; $900,000 in each of the next 2 fiscal years to the 6 Community Health Centers to expand dental services to uninsured low-income Nebraskans; $150,000 for each of the next 2 fiscal years to DHHS to fun a Dental Health Director.  (Support)

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Bill: LB 20

LB 20 would provide $1.2 million in 2013 & 2014 for Rural Health Provider Incentive Program.  Introduced by Senator Nordquist.  (Support)

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Have you registered for the 2014 NAGD Annual Meeting?

Still haven’t registered for the 2014 NAGD Annual meeting?  Early registration ends on May 19th.  We only have 4 spots left for the hands on weekend.  Don’t miss this opportunity to hear world renowned speaker, Dr. Joseph Massad on Friday, June 6th or register for the entire weekend.  To register, call the NAGD Office at 402.438.2321 or visit our website and register online.  Here is the link to the registration information: http://nebraskaagd.org/ce-events/annual-meeting/

 

 

 

 

 

Insurance marketplaces offer many options, limited information

The new health insurance marketplaces offer a variety of dental benefits, but figuring out which ones are best for consumers and pediatric coverage is complicated, according to a new ADA policy brief.  For the full article, click here!

By |April 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Have you registered for the NAGD Annual Meeting?

Have you registered for the NAGD Annual Meeting yet?  It’s not too late.  As of April 7, we have only 4 spots left.  Visit the CE/Events page to register or call the NAGD Office at 402-438-2321.  Don’t miss this opportunity to hear Dr. Joe Massad!!!