Go back to COVID-19

As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to increase internationally the implications the Australian community continues to grow.

This creates a number of issues for dental practices around employee management, infection control and potential exposure to suspected and confirmed cases of COVID-19.

These pages are being regularly updated to provide the latest advice as it becomes available. Practice resources are being developed to assist you to communicate with patients.
  • Managing COVID-19 - FAQs

    Answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19s impact on dental practices

  • COVID-19 Video Update

    Essential viewing on COVID-19 from infection control expert Professor Laurence J. Walsh AO.

  • Managing suspected cases of COVID-19

    Your guide to identifying patients and staff at risk of COVID-19 and treating them in a way that observes high infection control standards and appropriate practices.

  • Environmental Cleaning

    During the ongoing novel coronavirus health crisis which is causing a shortage of disposable masks, infection control and prevention standards must continue to be observed by all registered dental practitioners.

  • COVID-19 Risk Factors

    Additional information for dental practitioners when considering risk factors for the contraction and severity of COVID-19 and infection.

  • Practice Resources

    To help you communicate with your patients about COVID-19, a set of resources has been developed which will continue to expand as new information becomes available.