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Society News


Spring 2019 Free Shredding Events 

SDDS is pleased to announce that we are hosting two free shredding events for our members this spring. Sign up today to bring your documents to be shredded securely onsite in a mobile shredding vehicle.

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New Treatment Plan Requirement for Opioid Prescribing

Effective April 1, 2018, New York State is requiring a written treatment plan be included in a patient’s medical record if a practitioner prescribes opioids for pain that has lasted more than three months or past the time of normal tissue healing.

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New Regulations Effective NOW - Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Earlier this year, both the State of New York and the City of New York passed sexual harassment prevention legislation that ultimately affects employers in the State of New York.

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Member Support for Alcohol/Substance Abuse

Our Dental Association is committed to aiding our colleagues in addressing substance abuse and addiction. If you or a colleague is struggling with addiction, help is available.

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