Alert: COVID-19 closures
The closure order from July 13 does not impact dental practices.
Understand guidance on practice disinfection and types of personal protection equipment.
A visual resource that provides information on various masks and respirators, including agency approval, size and fit, testing requirements and decontamination guidance.
Bundled resources to guide operatory disinfection in the dental practice.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention no longer recommends that dental care personnel “wait 15 minutes after completion of clinical care and exit of each patient without suspected or confirmed COVID-19 to begin to clean and disinfect room surfaces.”
Helpful diagram of the four zones of clinical infection control.
Source: CDC and CDPH
COVID-19 communication resources.
Disinfectants for use against novel coronavirus SARS.
Interim guidance on dental aerosol management.
Valuable PPE protocol guidance for dentists and their staff.