State legislation and government regulation can literally change your career and your patients' health with a pen stroke. It is the primary responsibility of NJDA's Department of Governmental and Public Affairs to monitor New Jersey's legislative and executive branches to advance initiatives that benefit you and your patients, while aggressively opposing those that do not.
NJDA Saves Dentists $10,000 Annually
Legislation is advancing in New Jersey that, if enacted, would have required dental practices in New Jersey to be licensed as an Ambulatory Surgical Center by the NJ Department of Health and subject to those compliance standards, which substantially differ from those required presently by the NJ State Board of Dentistry. If enacted, as initially drafted, New Jersey would be just the second state to require such a taxing law, but the first state with such significant fees and compliance requirements.
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