Is COVID Risk In Dental Offices Less Than 1 in 3 Million?

By |2020-08-19T13:22:03+00:00August 18th, 2020|Infection Control, TempStars Dental Hygiene Temping|

Introduction As you can imagine, when running the daily operations of Canada's largest dental temping and hiring service, we receive a constant flow of feedback from our members. Just recently we had a great conversation with a dental hygienist member in Ontario, and we were discussing the CDHO and RCDSO Guidelines and how different offices [...]

What Dental Professionals Need to Know About British Columbia Reopening

By |2020-05-22T10:38:45+00:00May 22nd, 2020|dental industry, Infection Control|

After nine weeks of non-essential business closures that began on March 16, British Columbia is allowing the province to reopen. Following other provinces that have reopened, B.C. is moving into Phase 2 of its Restart Plan which includes allowing dental offices to reopen beginning May 19, 2020. The College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia [...]

What Dental Professionals Need to Know About Alberta’s Reopening

By |2020-06-26T10:40:03+00:00May 14th, 2020|dental industry, Infection Control|

Across Canada, we're seeing provinces slowly allow some business operations to resume after over two months of closures. On May 14, Alberta has begun phase one of their relaunch strategy, reopening nearly all public spaces and businesses to the public, including allowing dental offices to resume full provision of services. Alberta has had 6400 COVID-19 [...]

What Dental Professionals Need to Know About Saskatchewan’s Reopening

By |2020-06-26T10:40:03+00:00May 4th, 2020|dental industry, Infection Control|

After nearly seven weeks of non-essential business closures across the country, Saskatchewan will be one of the first provinces in Canada to begin slowly reopening. The province has outlined a methodical and phased approach to reopen. The first of five phases begins on Monday, May 4th, 2020. Manitoba will also be reopening their first phase [...]

What Dental Professionals Need to Know About Manitoba’s Reopening

By |2020-06-26T10:40:05+00:00May 4th, 2020|dental industry, Infection Control|

After weeks of closures, dental offices in Manitoba will be some of the first in the country to reopen for select procedures. Unlike Saskatchewan which is allowing some non-urgent procedures upon their first phase of reopening, the Manitoba Dental Association is allowing emergency and urgent care only. The province has outlined a methodical and phased [...]