CDA’s latest recommendation regarding dentists’ response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic raised significant concern among some dentists, especially in the use of the term “life-threatening” as it relates to dental emergencies. We are clarifying how dentists should proceed in determining care during the pandemic.
New information continues to surface daily about the health environment, shelter-in-place orders and how dentists should respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. In step with Gov. Newsom’s new statewide shelter-in-place order issued March 19, we are revising CDA’s recommendation.
Addresses some of the most frequently asked questions posed by CDA members related to managing their dental team as the result of COVID-19 practice interruptions. The presenter, Ali Oromchian, Esq, is one of the nation’s leading dental lawyers.
CDA Practice Support has received inquiries from CDA members and staff regarding the recent spread of the new coronavirus to California. In China, the virus has affected more than 8,000 people and killed more than 200, prompting the World Health Organization to declare a global health emergency to mobilize resources to contain the spread of the disease.