Align Technology Foundation Commits $1,000,000 Donation For COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Company has pivoted their business to create solid supply chains for COVID-19 test kits and protective suits.
As a result of frequent aerosol creation, dental practices are one of the highest risk categories for transmission of coronavirus. Protecting doctors, staff and patients has taken on a new importance due to the highly contagious nature of the virus, and a patient population who is unsure if it is safe to return for treatment.
On May 19, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released updated COVID-19 infection prevention and control guidance for dental settings. Watch as experts from the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Organization for Safety, Asepsis, and Prevention (OSAP) discuss patient and personnel screening for COVID-19, respiratory protection measures for dental personnel and dental facility and equipment considerations.
As the restrictions that closed dental practices around the nation begin to lift, dentists must begin considering how they will approach their COVID-19 recovery. This article will take you through proven, actionable strategies that will help you emerge successfully from this crisis.