Please read a minimum of 2 of the following articles OR find some articles of your own choosing OR watch the podcast that discuss information about the COVID-19 virus and how it has (and will) affect Dentistry.
HR6201 Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Summary of ADA SARS-CoV-2 Guidance
ADA Coronavirus Frequently Asked Questions
ADA Call Upon Dentistry to Postpone Elective Procedures
ADA president thanks dentists for CARES Act grassroots efforts
ADA: What Constitutes a Dental Emergency?
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)/ CDC
Coronavirus-World Health Organization
Coronavirus-State Health Department (pick your own state)
OTHER: Articles or reliable websites
Colgate Podcast: Making Decisions for Emergent vs. Urgent Dental Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Use the information you have gained about the COVID-19 virus to answer the questions on the assignment template.
3. Questions #1-6 must be a minimum of five (5) complete sentences each.
4. Question #7 must be a minimum of two (2) complete sentences each.
5. Writing skill: Proper grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, and sentence structuring are required.
6. Document Requirements: Must use the assignment template, typed, and submit as a word doc.
7. Must use proper APA citations for any cited or quoted information taken from the 2 required articles and/or podcast.
(Do not copy and paste unless you cite where you retrieved the information)
8. You must list the articles and/or podcast you used for this assignment in the reference section of the assignment
9. This assignment has questions that require answers to include either factual information and personal reflection or
simply personal reflection.
Answer to this question:
Please read and follow the instructions on the DIC Service-Learning Alternate Assignment Criteria Sheet Minimum 5 complete sentences required for answers #1-6. Each must contain factual information(from the articles you read or
podcast you viewed) and personal reflective information (your own thoughts) Minimum 2 complete sentences required for answer #7. It should only contain personal reflective information (your own
1: How has COVID-19 affected Dentistry today? (Dental offices, community health care centers, etc.)
2: How has COVID-19 affected the state or country you currently reside in?
3: How can dentist deal with practice expenses and work force issues while his/her dental office is closed?
4: What provisions in the CARES Act will assist dental practices revenue loss and paying employees for lost income?
5: Describe a situation or an experience you have witnessed, read about, or watched dealing with social injustice due to COVID-19.
6: Describe a situation or an experience you have witnessed, read about, or watched dealing with the issue of health inequity due to COVID-19.
7: What is your social responsibility (personally and/or professionally) in a crisis such as COVID-19?
References: Please insert your 2 articles and/or podcast references that you referred to in your answers in this section.