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Dental practice owners can now order PPE, including N95 masks, face shields and nitrile gloves, at no cost through CDA and the California Medical Association’s PPE relief program.
The program, assisted by the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, launched in July 2020 to supply physicians and medical groups with much needed PPE that was difficult to obtain due to the increasing demand caused by the pandemic.
Starting May 12, the program is now open to dental professionals across the state who are having trouble obtaining masks and other infection control products.
Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis
While supplies are available at no cost, providers are asked to pay a nominal shipping and handling fee per order to offset the costs of managing the program, including storage, packing and freight preparation, plus actual shipping costs.
The following items are available for order on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last and are nonrefundable.
Place an order in three easy steps
Providers are not required to be a CDA or CMA member to order supplies through the program.
To place an order:
Supplies can only be shipped within California and will take 10-15 business days to arrive.
Providing access to reliable FDA- and CDC-approved supplies from trusted sources is a priority for CDA to ensure members can continue to provide oral care safely and efficiently.
Learn more about the PPE relief program online or contact CMA member services at 800.786.4262.