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Re-opening Dental Practices during COVID-19: Legal Analysis

Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Operations

Resource Subtopic: Oral Health, COVID-19, Emergency Management.

Keywords: Infectious Diseases.

Year Developed: 2020

Resource Type: Publication

Primary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.)
Secondary Audience: Board of Directors

Language: English

Developed by: National Association of Community Health Centers (See other resources developed by this organization). In collaboration with Feldsman Tucker Leifer Fidell.

Resource Summary: This memo, authored by FTLF in partnership with NACHC, provides considerations for health centers in determining the re-opening of dental services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Brief analysis of FTCA coverage, malpractice liability, CDC guidance and applicable OSHA rules are provided.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.