COVID-19 has an impact on health-care professionals, including dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. COVID-19 virus has been found in saliva, which puts the dental professional at risk. Furthermore, recently released statistics showing that the virus can live on up to three days on plastic and stainless-steel items, four hours on copper surfaces, and up to three hours suspended in a fine mist. The information assimilated in this document will help those in the dental profession reduce the risk of exposure to and from patients.

Practice safe infection control protocols

Patient screening

General housekeeping

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