Medication stewardship programs are important efforts by all frontline healthcare workers and are becoming more common in dental practices, as well. In dental practices, dentists should exercise particular caution when prescribing antibiotics and opioids.
Dentists can further reduce the potential spread of COVID-19 in their practices by adjusting one tool: dental drills. A recent study found that changing how dentists use drills can limit the spread of aerosol particles in a room — hugely significant in the age of coronavirus.
Dental professionals have been on the frontlines during COVID-19, caring for others despite the difficulties they are also facing. It is vital that dentists take care of their mental health. Try the following resources and ideas to protect yourself emotionally during this incredibly stressful time.
The Scope: Choosing Your Professional Liability Carrier: No One Knows New York Dentists Better Than MLMIC
Whether you are a new dentist or an established practitioner, choosing a professional liability carrier is a crucial decision for your practice. But what makes one carrier stand apart from another? These are the qualities you should pay attention to.