Tag: Dental health care personnel

COVID-19 Coding and Billing Interim Guidance for Dental Practices

April 9, 2020 by Mary

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce, Regulations

Last modified April 11, 2020

The American Dental Association (ADA) recognizes the unprecedented and extraordinary circumstances dentists and their patients face.

Innovations in Scope of Practice

April 8, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under Career Advancement, For Career Seekers, For Employers, For the Workforce, Onboarding, Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 18, 2020

The career paths for dental hygienists continue to expand, providing additional professional opportunities and improving access to care.

Consumer Survey Focused on Parents’ Experiences Accessing Oral Health Services for Their Children

April 8, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under For the Workforce, Health and Wellness

Last modified April 8, 2020

The Oral Health Workforce Research Center (OHWRC) at the Center for Health Workforce Studies (CHWS) at the University at Albany’s School of Public Health completed a study to evaluate factors identified by parents as impacting their children’s access to oral health services and to explore differences in utilization of oral health services by demographically distinct population groups.

CDC DentalCheck Mobile App

April 6, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under Recruitment & Volunteers

Last modified April 6, 2020

Dental health care personnel can use this free mobile application, CDC DentalCheck, to periodically assess practices in their facility and ensure they are meeting the minimum expectations for safe care.

Training: Basic Expectations for Safe Care in Dental Settings

April 6, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under For the Workforce, Trainings for the Workforce

Last modified April 6, 2020

This training series was developed to increase adherence to established infection prevention practices and covers the basic principles of infection prevention and control that form the basis for CDC recommendations for dental health care settings.