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ADAQ Member Benefits

ADA Member Benefits  



Professional Indemnity Insurance

ADAQ in conjunction with Mediprotect and QBE Australia offers professional indemnity insurance to General Dentists, Specialists (other than oral and maxillofacial surgeons), Hygienists and Therapists. Under an agreement with QBE, all claims are managed by ADAQ by the CEO and confidentiality is assured. When it is necessary, ADAQ will engage the services of lawyers, currently DLA Piper, for legal assistance.  For further information, contact the ADAQ Membership Officer.

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CPD & Events

ADAQ run lectures, workshops, conferences and ADAQ runs an Annual Clinic Day. Members can accumulate a portion of their required continuing professional development (CPD) hours by attending in person and can also participate online.

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ADAQ provides staff training in:

  • Certificate III in Dental Assisting (HLT35015)
  • Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography stream) (HLT45015)
  • Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Oral Health Promotion) (HLT45015)

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Practice Services

Practice Resources

  • Practice management advice
  • Practice accreditation advice
  • Human resource advice
  • Policies and procedures


  • Practice Advantage Subscription
  • Practice consultancy

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Recruitment Services

ADAQ assists members and their staff in employment matters:

  • Dentists seeking work
  • Dental staff seeking work
  • Dentists seeking to employ staff
  • Interview tips and resume advice are also available

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ADAQ does not pass on the merchant fee for transactions with an AMEX Card. 
All transactions with an AMEX card have no additional surcharge.
For more information about the AMEX card benefits please go to the ADA Member Benefits Website

ADAQ Preferred Partners

ADAQ Members can access favourable rates and exclusive opportunities from ADAQ's Preferred Partners:

  • Legal advice
  • Accountancy, business structure and taxation advice
  • Personal and Business financial advice including income protection insurance
  • Business and general insurance advice
  • Motor vehicle  sales

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ADA Member Support 

Advice and Assistance

  • Political and legislative enquiries
  • Patient complaints
  • Policies, forms and guidelines
  • Clinical guidelines
  • HR hub service
  • Employment contract advice
  • Industrial awards and staff pay information
  • Drugs Info hotline advisory service
  • Dental Materials email advisory service

Member Resources

  • Publications such as ADAQ News Magazine / ADA Federal News Bulletin
  • Infection Control Guidelines
  • Practical Guides
  • Therapeutic Guidelines
  • Clinical Resources
  • Oral Health Resources

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Member Lifestyle Offers

ADA has obtained a range of discounted services and exclusive benefits for Members.
Accommodation, Finance and Banking, Motoring, Insurance and Travel are some of the categories included where Members can see whats on offer.

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Please note: Membership of ADAQ requires you to be registered with AHPRA and hold a current professional indemnity insurance policy.  These conditions are not required for Student Members or ADC Student Members.

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