COVID-19 news, education and key sources
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These stories from national and local media outlets highlight dental professionals who put themselves on the front line to ensure our health care system meets the needs of people affected by COVID-19.
NBC Bay Area Investigation finds some dental offices reopening even though serious infection dangers may persist.
After nearly two months of shuttered offices or emergency-only work, California and Sacramento dentists are reopening this week to more patients.
New guidelines have been put in place to allow dentists to safely treat patients who have been forced to delay needed care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
'Personal Protective Equipment' or PPE is already a part of a dentist’s wardrobe with the mask, the gloves, and eye protection. As dentists start to treat more patients at their practices, the CDC is asking dentists to add another layer of protection.
As California begins stage 2 of its reopening strategy, many business owners are preparing to open up their doors. One group still waiting on guidance are dentists.
Member-exclusive meeting series to answer the most pressing questions about what's next for getting dentists back to practice and CDA's advocacy efforts.
Today at 10 a.m. PT
Bringing your dental team back to practice, hosted with HR for Health
Updates from state and national sources.
Dental Board of California
Update on Impacts Related to COVID-19
CA Dept. of Public Health
Office of Public Affairs
State officials announce release of N95 masks
New York Times
Workers who face greatest COVID-19 risk
CDC guidance for COVID-19
Update guidance for resuming deferred and preventative dental care
Interim Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Dental Settings
Guidelines for Patient Screening
Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations
Resources for Healthcare Facilities