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Registration for the 2018 NDAA Annual Session

is ONLINE and LIVE!!!

Date: April 26 & 27, 2018 

Location: Embassy Suites by Hiton

                  LaVista Confrence Center

                   12520 Westport Parkway

                  La VistaNebraska, 68128

                  TEL: +1-402-331-7400

                  FAX: +1-402-331-7401
Registration Deadline:  April 13, 2018 
   **Please register promptly, seating is limited.



Online Registration is a two step process.

1. Complete the form and submit.

 You will be automatically redirected to this page to pay.   

2. Pay using on of the PayPal links below. 

You will be sent a confirmation email for registration after payment is received and you will receive a payment email from PayPal.  

  **Please register promptly, seating is limited.


 Step One - 
Complete the form below. You will be automatically brought back to this page for payment.

Full name:
Email address:
Mailing Address:
Phone Number:
ADAA Member Number or None:
Days Attending:


Step Two -

When automatically directed back after completing form above please click on the payment button you desire.   

Member Thursday $115.00

Member Thursday and Friday $175.00

Non Member Thursday $150.00

Non Member Thursday and Friday $210.00

Life Member Thursday $150.00

Life Member Thursday & Friday $170.00


For group registration or if you are not comfortable with registering online, a paper registration form can be requested at emily_nordstrom@hotmail.com.

Please follow directions on the registration form to submit payment.

2018 - NDAA Annual Session Schedule

 Thursday - April 26

7:00 to 8:00am                   Registration/Breakfast

8:00 to 9:50am                   "Battling and Beating the Demons of Dental Assisting" (2 CEU's)

                                            Speaker: Kevin Henry, M.A                                           (Room: The Gatsby)                                               

10:00 to 10:50am              "Don't forget me, the patient" Virtual meeting (1 CEU)

                                           Speaker: Jenn Morrone                                                   (Room: The Gatsby)

 11:00 to 12:00pm             House of Delegates and Installation of Officers            (Room: The Gatsby)

 12:15 to 1:15pm               Luncheon and Awards                                                    (Room: The Windsor VII-VIII)

 1:30 to 4:30pm                "Technical advancements in implant dentistry" (3 CEU's)

                                            Speaker: Adam McCarville/ Dental Designs               (Room: The Gatsby)

 Past President's                6:00 pm- location TBA

Friday - April 27

7:30 to 8:30am                  Registration/Breakfast

8:30 to 10:30am                "Infection Control for the Dental Office" (2 CEU's)

                                           Speaker: DENTSPLY/SIRONA Preventive Representative     (Room: The Wingtip)

 10:45 to 11:45am             "Bloodborne Pathogens" (1 CEU) 

                                          Speaker: Matt and Karen Mankhey/ Pulse Finders                   (Room: The Wingtip)

 12:00 to 3:00 pm              Post Board                                                                                     (Room: Manhattan I) 

                                           **Exhibitor booths (1 CEU)  ***MUST REGISTER WITH NDA***

















Nebraska Health and Human Services has made changes to their website!
Please us the link below to review information for licensure!!
Click on link below:


Link below to dental assistant license application:


Click here for dental assistants license application

Link below for Nebraska Jurisprudence Exam:

Click here for jurisprudence exam

Link below dental assistant experience verification form:

Click here to download form from HHS

A letter from Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

Click here to download letter from HHS

 Please contact HHS with questions at (402) 471-2118 or DHHS.MedicalOffice@nebraska.gov 


LB 18 and Dental Assistants

LB 18

  • Signed into law on March 29, 2017
  • Operative date of January 1, 2018
  • Provides for licensure of dental assistants
  • Provides for expanded function dental assistants and expanded function dental hygienists
  • Provides powers and duties
  • Regulations will be put into effect over the next few months
  • Dentistry Practice Act http://nebraskalegislature.gov/laws/browse-chapters.php?chapter=38, sections 38-1101 to 38-1152


Unlicensed Dental Assistants

  • Requirements to perform x-rays and coronal polishing remain the same
  • May apply topical local anesthesia under indirect supervision of a licensed dentist
  • May monitor nitrous oxide analgesia if board-approved CPR certified and when under indirect supervision of a licensed dentist
  • May perform duties delegated by a licensed dentist for the purpose of assisting the licensed dentist in clinical and clinical-related duties as allowed in regulations and rules adopted under the Dentistry Practice Act


Licensed Dental Assistants

  • Licensed dental assistants may perform all duties authorized for an unlicensed dental assistant
  • Qualify through education (graduation from a CODA accredited program) OR experience (1,500 dental assisting work hours within the past five years)
  • To apply: complete application, pay application fee, and provide proof of

w  Age (19 years old or older)

w  Citizenship/Lawful presence

w  Graduation from high school (or equivalent, see https://www.education.ne.gov/aded/)

w  Results of CDA sent directly from DANB to the Licensure Unit

w  Passing score on the Nebraska jurisprudence exam 


Licensed Dental Assistants - Permits

  • Available to licensed dental assistants
  • Four additional competency permits

w  Take dental impressions for fixed prostheses

w  Take dental impressions and make minor adjustments for removable prostheses

w  Cement prefabricated fixed prostheses on primary teeth

w  Monitor and administer nitrous oxide analgesia


Expanded Function Permit - Dental Assistants

  • Available to licensed dental assistants
  • Must have 1,500 hours experience as a licensed dental assistant to apply
  • Two levels

w  Level one simple restorations (one surface)

w  Level two complex restorations (multiple surfaces)


Questions? Contact our office at (402) 471-2118 or at DHHS.MedicalOffice@nebraska.gov

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