February 8, 2021

Understanding the Legal Issues Related to Mandatory Vaccination of Dental Employees

Can dental professionals mandate COVID-19 vaccination in their offices? This article will explore the legal issues surrounding employee vaccination, focusing on employment laws, what the need is for a vaccinated workforce and development of a voluntary or mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for employees.

December 21, 2020

How to Improve Emergency Preparedness in Dental Practices

This year, dentists have navigated many unforeseen challenges and transitions, showing how vital it is for dental practices to discuss their emergency preparedness plans and make improvements where necessary. We take you through some of the steps you should follow to make sure you and your practice are ready for anything.

December 14, 2020

The Scope: Guidelines for Protecting Your Dental Practice from Liability Claims Related to COVID-19

Since dental practices reopened in June, a concern has arisen about liability claims related to COVID-19 exposure. While this concern is certainly legitimate, an overlooked, likely greater concern is the potential for claims related to delays in diagnosis and treatment that could stem from the closure of dental practices during the peak of the pandemic in New York State.