Tag: Dentistry

Dentistry Career Options

April 23, 2020 by Mary

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 23, 2020

The American Dental Association offers this list of dentistry careers and career options.

Touro Dental Health Launches Virtual Dental Visits for Its Patients

April 14, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under For Employers, Telehealth

Last modified April 15, 2020

Touro Dental Health, the 109-chair dental teaching practice located at the Touro College of Dental Medicine, is now offering free virtual dental visits for its patients of record.

Jump Start Your Dental Career in High School

April 13, 2020 by Mary

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 13, 2020

Are you in high school and interested in dentistry? Learn from a panel of experts about what you should be doing right now to prepare for a career in dentistry.

Why Should You Become a Dentist?

April 13, 2020 by Mary

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 13, 2020

With population growth, changes in health care law and the upcoming retirement of a large group of dentists educated during the 1960s and 1970s, the need for new dentists is rapidly increasing.

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines

April 13, 2020 by Mary

Filed under For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 13, 2020

Clinical practice guidelines are the strongest resources to aid dental professionals in clinical decision-making and help incorporate evidence gained through scientific investigation into patient care.

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.

Advice for Young Dentists

April 8, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under For Career Seekers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 8, 2020

This video from The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) President Dr. Connie White discusses thinking about what’s next, advice, and tips.

ADA Urges Dentists to Heed April 30 Interim Postponement Recommendation, Maintain Focus on Urgent and Emergency Dental Care Only

April 6, 2020 by Mandy Qualls

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, For Employers

Last modified April 6, 2020

This press release discusses the new interim recommendation from the ADA that dentists keep their offices closed to all but urgent and emergency procedures until April 30 at the earliest.

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.