Ex-dentist in DC pleads guilty to $5M in Medicaid fraud September 20, 2019 -- A former dentist in the Washington, DC, area who is already in jail for sexually assaulting patients has pleaded guilty for his part in a scheme to defraud his local Medicaid program out of approximately $5 million.
5 ways to open oral health access to Medicare recipients September 19, 2019 -- As policymakers in Washington, DC, explore ways to make dental care more affordable for approximately 60 million Medicare recipients, the Kaiser Family Foundation on September 18 issued a brief that outlined five possible ways they may achieve this goal. Discuss
HRSA awards $85M to expand access to oral health services September 18, 2019 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded about $85.3 million to nearly 300 government-funded health centers to expand their oral health service capacity through new and enhanced infrastructure. Discuss
Danaher dental spin-off seeks $600M in IPO September 17, 2019 -- Envista Holdings, the parent company of KaVo Kerr, Nobel Biocare, and Ormco, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO). It hopes to raise more than $600 million, according to documents filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Benco collaborates with Dental Intelligence September 16, 2019 -- Benco Dental has announced a strategic collaboration with dental software developer Dental Intelligence aimed at resolving the challenges faced by dental practices.