Important COVID-19 resources
Support and key resources to manage COVID-19 cases, exposure in the dental office.
Learn how to train and manage staff, prepare your practice and communicate with patients.
Tools for communicating with patients before and during appointments.
Use these templates to remind patients of the importance of oral health and communicate the ways dental practices are keeping patients safe during COVID-19:
Message to patients — How our practice plans to “stay the course” through COVID-19
This can be posted on your website, emailed to patients and/or posted at your dental office (front desk, patient waiting area, etc.) to help patients understand how your office is mitigating risk during the surge.
Email template – Overdue patients COVID-19
For communicating with patients who are overdue for routine care or haven’t scheduled since COVID-19 began.
Social media or blog post template 1 – COVID-19 and Your Oral Health
Provides oral health tips and reminds patients of the importance of their oral health at this time. References research linking poor oral hygiene to the severity of the COVID-19 disease.
Social media or blog post template 2 – Keep Your Health Appts During COVID-19
Reminds patients of the importance of keeping health at this time.
Follow these tips to maintain safety and make patients feel comfortable in the dental office:
When a patient who has been in your practice in the last 14 days reports symptoms or diagnosis to your practice:
Related resource: When a patient reports COVID Symptoms