CDA Implements CDC Guidelines
March 10, 2020
The CDA has implemented the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers and will continue to update its policy based on CDC recommendations.
The CDA is taking COVID-19 seriously and will follow the CDC’s protocols for appropriately managing sick employees, routine cleaning of the office, and employee business and personal travel. Additionally, the CDA has implemented its Business Continuity Plan, which outlines protocols for long-term work-from-home arrangements should the need arise.
ADA Releases Coronavirus Guidelines for Dentists
March 2, 2020
Originally published on ADANews
The American Dental Association has released an informational handout for dentists on the coronavirus disease, now named COVID-19.
The handout covers strategies for helping prevent the transmission of suspected respiratory disease in the dental health care setting and answers frequently asked questions related to the virus, based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.