State Public Health Order Info
See how the July 26 vaccination order impacts dental practices.
Understand guidance on practice disinfection and types of personal protection equipment.
Dental professionals can now order masks, gowns, disinfectant and other infection control supplies at no cost through the PPE Relief Program, offered by the California Medical Association in partnership with CDA. Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.
Register through the PPE Relief Direct Store and start shopping today. Items are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last (nominal shipping and handling fees will apply).
Quick reference chart to understand PPE recommendations for dental practices.
Employers may choose to recommend or require employees obtain the flu vaccine based on policy or mandate. An employer may need to grant an employee a reasonable accommodation and permit an employee to be exempt from a mandatory (Influenza) flu vaccination. This form may be customized according to your practice need and used to document accommodations provided for employees who decline to be vaccinated.
Effective workplace ventilation can limit exposures to SARS-CoV-2 by reducing concentrations of the virus. Review this list of recommended interventions.
Customize this sample plan which is required when an employer requires an employee to wear a respirator, such as an N95. This is part of the Regulatory Compliance Manual. Updated November 2020.
This document is intended to address frequently asked questions about personal protective equipment (PPE).
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.
Helpful diagram of the four zones of clinical infection control.