Stay Informed During the Coronavirus Outbreak

The Delaware State Dental Society is offering the following list of resources for dental health professionals to refer to during this pandemic.

DSDS COVID-19 Return to Work Guide

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DSDS Members Only sign in is required. This guide is a compilation of the ADA Interim Guidance for Minimizing Risk of COVID-19 Transmission, the ADA Return to Work Interim Guidance Toolkit, and the findings of the five work groups of our Ad Hoc Committee Task Force.

COVID-19 Ad Hoc Committee Task Force

DSDS Ad Hoc Committee Task Force Guidelines

Essential Services Screening Resources for COVID-19

DELAWARE DIVISION OF PUBLIC HEALTH RESOURCES FOR HIGH-RISK BUSINESSES - To help protect the public against the spread of COVID-19, Governor John Carney and Delaware Division of Public Health Director Karyl T. Rattay, MD, MS, are requiring high-risk businesses, and strongly recommending that all employers, screen employees each day before work. Click on the following link to visit the DPH resource page…

DHHS Guidelines Specific to Healthcare

DPH Guidance for Management of Persons with Suspected COVID-19 Exposure, Discontinuation of Home Isolation and Return to Work

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New CDC Pre-Screening Guidelines

CDC Pre-screening Guidelines to properly process patients coming into the office. Screening at the door is recommended…

Emergency Dental Treatment Notice and Acknowledgment of Risk - An informational form on the risk of COVID-19 during emergency dental treatment.

Patient Disclosures - Form for patient to disclose if they have any risk attributes for the COVID-19 virus which may impact treatment decisions. The Provider should follow up on any affirmative answers to the questions posed on this form with the patient prior to treatment and document the discussion

DE Order Form for N95 Masks

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Why the Coronavirus Has Been So Successful

What We Know So Far About SARS-CoV-2 - The Atlantic

Content source: Yong, Ed (March 20, 2020). Why the Coronavirus Has Been So Successful. Retrieved from

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Manage Anxiety & Stress

Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19 | CDC

Content source: National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), Division of Viral Diseases; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from

State Board CE Deadline Extension

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Content source: Division of Professional Regulation. Retrieved from DPR.DELAWARE.GOV

Updated Unemployment Insurance Information 3/25/2020

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COVID-19 Information for Registered Sponsors – On Sunday, March 22, 2020, Governor Carney ordered non-essential businesses in Delaware to close. The orders went into effect at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. They will remain in effect until May 15 or until the public health threat is eliminated. Refer to the list of essential and non-essential businesses. Read more FAQs about this closure. Find more information here: For questions and concerns regarding employment issues, contact an employee attorney.

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Preparing for Temporary Dental Office Closures

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ADA Lobbies Congress on Third Coronavirus Bill

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Q/A - SBA Loans and Employee Matters

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Reprinted with approval from Jeffrey W. Mitchell, CPA, MT

How To Deal with Coronavirus - Business Slowdown - McGill Advisory

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The above article was reprinted with permission from The McGill Advisory, a monthly newsletter with online resources devoted to tax, financial planning, investments, and practice management matters exclusively for dentists and specialists, published by John K. McGill & Company, Inc. (a member of The McGill & Hill Group LLC). Visit or call 888.249.7537 for further information. John K. McGill. Publisher-The McGill Advisory. The McGill Advisory content is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal, accounting, or other professional advice. Copyright © 2020 John K. McGill & Company, Inc.

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Delaware State Dental Society
892 Eichele Road
Perkiomenville, PA 18074-9510
Phone: 302-368-7634