COVID-19 Resources

This page will be updated regularly. Wishing you, your families, and patients all the best as we get back to work during these unprecedented times.

Covid-19 test results for travel: How to time it for an international trip - Click Here to Read Article

Stone explains that their laboratory, MicroGen, is a CLIA-approved lab. CLIA refers to the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 regulations that "include federal standards applicable to all US facilities or sites that test human specimens for health assessment or to diagnose, prevent, or treat disease." It is also approved by the College of American Pathologists, or CAP. "The lab has been running this type of molecular diagnostic test for over 12 years," says Stone. "PCRs are widely used in the infectious disease community. The current average turnaround time on results is about 8 hours from when the sample arrives at the lab."

Prepaid Healthcare Providers & Pharmacists COVID-19 Test Service - by MicroGenDX

Healthcare Providers & Pharmacists may purchase Prepaid COVID-19 Tests to have on hand at their offices for their patients. At this time all COVID-19 test services are Prepay only, with the exception of Medicare patients. MicroGenDX will bill Medicare accordingly. Please add Medicare Member ID on each lab requisition form. CLICK HERE to view

COVID and Oral Health

Dr. Mark Cannon, an AAOSH board member, explains how good oral health can cut your risk of symptoms from several illnesses.

"Welcome to Our New Normal"

Determining and documenting the new procedures and protocols that should be followed as dentists and staff head back to work in the post-pandemic environment is no easy task.

Posted on the Seattle Study Club Journal

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Re-opening Dental and Orthodontic Offices

Presented by Mark Cannon, DDS

Navigating the Delivery of Dental Care in the Midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Presented by Kois Center

COVID-19 & Dentistry: Returning to Practice: A Walkthrough of the ADA’s Guidance & Aerosol Management

Presented by Henry Schein

Using Respirators and Surgical Masks in Dental Settings During COVID-19

Presented by American Dental Association

COVID-19 & Dentistry: OSHA Update & Reorganizing Your Office to Help Your Patients Feel Safe

Presented by Henry Schein