Covid-19 News & Updates

August 13, 2020 - CDA Clarifies WHO Considerations to Delay Non-Essential Oral Health Care

  All Government of Saskatchewan Covid-19 updates 

College of Dental Surgeons - SDTA Members should familiarize themselves with all information, orders and forms on the CDSS website.  This website is updated frequently.  

 CDSS ALERTS website

 July 6, 2020 - CDSS Alert - COVID-19 Pandemic: IPC Interim Protocol Update                                  Phase 4 Update - Effective July 13, 2020

 June 8, 2020 - CDSS Alert - COVID-19 Pandemic: IPC Interim Protocol Update                                   Phase 3 Update - Effective June 15, 2020

 May 26, 2020 - CDSS Alert - COVID-19 Pandemic: IPC Interim Protocol Update
                                  Phase 2 Update - Effective June 1, 2020 

 April 27, 2020 - CDSS Alert – COVID-19 Pandemic: Level 2 IPC Interim                                                 Protocol Update

 

Member Updates/Joint Statements 

 July 7, 2020 - letter to members Phase 4 Update

 June 8, 2020 - letter to members Phase 3 Update

 May 27, 2020 - letter to members Phase 2 Update

 May 4, 2020 - letter to members back to work

 April 28, 2020 - letter to members

 April 24, 2020 - Re-Open Notice to Members

 April 10, 2020 - CE/Member Update 

 April 1, 2020 - DHM/COVID-19 reminder

 March 26, 2020 - SDTA 46th Annual Conference Cancellation

 March 20, 2020 - additional measures/non-elective procedures

 March 19, 2020 - joint statement/strongly recommend only emergency services 

 March 18, 2020 - joint statement/state of emergency

 March 17, 2020 - joint statement/links 

 March 16, 2020 - PDC announcement

 March 13, 2020 - provincial website/check frequently!

 

Government of Saskatchwan Websites

 July 21, 2020 - Re-Open Saskatchewan Update

 Public Health Orders 

 Role of Public Health in Case and Contact 

 Up to date news and information 

 Self-Assessment

 Information for Health Care Providers

 PPC/Infection Prevention and Control

 

Government of Canada

 Evidence to support safe return to clinical practice by oral health professionals in Canada during the                 COVID-19 pandemic: A report prepared for the Office of the Chief Dental Officer of Canada.

 CDA Clarifies WHO Considerations to Delay Non-essential Oral Health Care new!
 Aerosol Generating Procedures and their Mitigation in International Dental Guidance Documents - A   Rapid Review 24 July 2020 

 Counterfeit Rsperators/Misrepresentation of NIOSH-Approval
 
    Additional Tips for Spotting Counterfiet Respirators 

 Interim Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Dental Settings During the COVID-19 Response

 Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): For health professionals

 Dental Industry Association of Canada

 IPC for COVID-19: Interim guidance for acute healthcare settings

 Infection Control Advice for Dental Professions Decision-Makers in the COVID-19 Pandemic

 Corovirus Disease: For Health Professionals

 

Saskatchewan Health Authority

 up to date information

 COVID-19 PPE Rapid Update - Aerosol Generating Medical Procedure new!

 

American Dental Association

 ADA - What Constitutes a Dental Emergency?