Patient Safety Measures During COVID-19

  1. Dentist and Clinical staff will wear appropriate safety equipment (changed for every patient): 
    1. surgical gowns 
    2. hair coverings 
    3. goggles 
    4. visors  
    5. FFP3 masks

  2. Treatment room will constantly be cleaned with a high-power medical air steriliser and purifier.

  3. Patient’s temperatures are taken with a touchless forehead thermometer.

  4. Treatment room including surface areas are disinfected between every patient with a product that is virucide/bactericide/fungicide. Following which, a minimum of 10 minutes turnaround time will be respected to air the rooms thoroughly and allow for the effect of these cleaning materials.

  5. Pre-screening of patients is done over the phone.

  6. Pre-screening all staff each day.

  7. Hand sanitizers and shoe covers will be available to patients upon arrival.

  8. Patients are offered the option of a COVID-19 same day antibody test.

  9. All staff must wash hands frequently for at least 20 seconds.

  10. Keyboards used by Dr. Germain and staff will be covered with disposable, flexible, clear barrier and changed between patients.

  11. Staff in the dental room will be kept to a minimum at all times.

  12. Packages delivered to the office along with dental laboratory work are disinfected and wiped down prior to entering the clean zone. This is particularly important for laboratory work.

  13. Post-op instructions will include a reminder to report any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 within next 14 days. 
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