Dr. Ann Marie Gorczyca is author of the book "Beyond the Morning Huddle- HR Management for a Successful Dental Practice." She is a Clinical Adjunct Professor of Orthodontics at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific where she speaks on practice management topics. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and member of the Angle Society of Orthodontists. She is in private practice at Gorczyca Orthodontics in Antioch, California.
When employment in the dental office is terminated by voluntary or involuntary means, preparations need to be made by the dental practice owner to comply with state employment laws. Federal law does not dictate immediate final paycheck delivery. Some states, however, like California, do require immediate payment upon termination. California employees fired or laid off […]