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  • October 10, 2021 Newsdesk

    Calif Dentists New Prescribing Laws | Jan 1 2022

    The Dental Board of California is reminding prescribers of the upcoming e-prescribing requirements established by Assembly Bill (AB) 2789 (Wood, 2018).Beginning January 1, 2022, all prescriptions issued by a licensed healthcare practitioner to a California pharmacy must be submitted electronically.Healthcare...

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  • July 27, 2021 Newsdesk

    California Dental Offices Required to Show Proof of Vaccination

    Dental professionals must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination; unvaccinated must get tested regularlyThe State of California issued an order to require all health care workers in the state to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or be tested regularly. Dental offices and...

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  • March 1, 2021 Newsdesk

    Safe Dental Offices | COVID-19 Incidence: no occupational transmission

    Incidence of COVID-19 virus transmission in three dental offices: a 6-month retrospective study.external icon Froum et al. International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry (November 6, 2020). Key findings: No occupationally-acquired infections were identified among staff involved in care of 2,810 patients that...

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  • January 5, 2021 MaryLou Austin

    Calif Dentists to Order & Administer COVID-19 Vaccines

    Order Waiving Restrictions on Dentists Relating to Ordering and Administering COVID-19 Vaccines Effective On March 4, 2020, the Governor proclaimed a State of Emergency to exist in California as a result of the impacts of COVID-19 to make additional resources...

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  • January 4, 2021 MaryLou Austin

    COVID-19 Vaccine Updates for Dentists January 4, 2021

    COVID-19 Vaccine UpdatesCDA advocacy efforts continue, vaccine administration waiver for dentists grantedThe rate by which dentists are receiving their COVID-19 vaccinations varies widely across the state, depending on county-level distribution. CDA is working closely with State Oral Health Director Dr....

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  • November 19, 2020 Newsdesk

    COVID Guidance for Dental Offices: No charge

    Dear Worldwide Dental Colleagues: The latest ) COVID Guidance for Dental Settings is available  by CLICKING HERE . You can download the entire PDF file with no charge. is dedicated to getting your offices open safely and supporting the CE...

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  • June 18, 2020 Newsdesk

    FREE - CDC Dental Settings COVID Complete Guidelines | June 2020

    Get the latest CDC Guidelines for Dental offices - COVID-19 Protocols | FREE! offers this information with no charge. Includes protocols, resources, staff safety, environmental protocols, engineering controls, and PPD + access to additional information. offers this PDF file...

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  • May 28, 2020 MaryLou Austin

    California Dentists PPE Kits Now Available

    Information for California dentists about PPE for emergencies.

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  • May 22, 2020 Newsdesk

    California Dentists Access to PPE Update

    State of California to make PPE available for dentistsThe state of California is delivering millions of surgical masks and tens of thousands of face shields and gowns to The Dentists Supply Company's distribution center beginning Friday and through the weekend.State...

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