Guidance to Keeping Your Office Safe from COVID-19

  • OSHA's Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19
  • ADA COVID-19 Hazard Assessment & Return to Work Toolkits
  • ADA Patient Toolkit: What to Expect At Your Next Dental Visit
  • CDC guidance for dental offices (updated)
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Additional COVID Information & Resources

What does updated CDC mask guidance mean for dental offices?

The ADA has released answers to questions dental practices are getting about revised CDC recommendations on mask use for people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The ADA resource addresses questions about the continued need for screening, mask requirements and other issues. The CDC notes that symptom screening remains important for both patients and staff, and the ADA advises practices to post signage outlining infection control measures, provide supplies for infection control such as hand sanitizer, limit access to the practice and maintain a process for screening.

Full Story: ADA News (5/19/21)