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.
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.
The CDC has updated its guidance on infection protection and control for dental practices delivering care during the pandemic.
When dental practices return to more standard care, they’ll have to do so while mitigating the spread of the virus. The ADA’s Interim Mask and Face Shield Guidelines are available to help them prioritize the safety of patients, dentists and staff as long as COVID-19 infection remains a risk.