Revisiting Critical Updates That Address Infection Risks
At this time last year, we were all collectively reeling from the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and dealing with the confusion, uncertainty, and anxiety of managing a new virus. And, in the midst of an unprecedented shutdown that nearly ground dentistry to a complete halt, practices pivoted on the fly to implement new infection prevention and control procedures that would enable them to continue practicing safely.
Essential: The Best in Practice Virtual Summit Brings the Excitement of a Convention into the Comfort of Your Home
2020 was the year that gatherings and events went virtual, and – at least for the immediate foreseeable future – it looks like there’s more of the same this year. You are essential, and we’ve been continually looking for ways to adapt to this new reality to serve you.
How HuFriedyGroup is Evolving to Meet Your Needs
The only constant in life is change, but change can be scary. It can also be exhilarating if you make a change for the right reason at the right time. At this time last year, Hu-Friedy and Crosstex were coming together for the first time as the Dental Division of Cantel Medical. Then, at the 2020 Chicago Midwinter Meeting, we announced the new HuFriedyGroup name and identity, reflecting our expanded promise to dental professionals around the globe.
Working Hygienists Share How They and Their Patients and Practices Have Adapted to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Who could have predicted that 2020 would turn out like this? At the beginning of the year, none of us expected that the global spread of a dangerous disease would upend how we live, how we relate to each other, and how we work.
How GreenLight Dental Compliance Center™ by Hu-Friedy Makes a Difference
The COVID-19 pandemic has been a sobering reminder that as dental healthcare professionals, we all play an important role in preventing the spread of infectious diseases. While infection prevention has long been a cornerstone of clinical theory and practice, the ongoing pandemic has undoubtedly raised the profile on infection prevention policies among clinicians and patients alike.
Mythbusting Common Misconceptions on Wearing N95 Respirators
Whether you’re a healthcare professional or a patient, at this stage, pretty much everyone knows what an N95 respirator is, but many may not realize there are still common myths and misconceptions about using this PPE. If you or your staff are using N95 respirators, it is highly important to ensure that there is a proper respiratory protection program in place.
Exploring the Science Behind the New Harmony™ Ergonomic Scalers and Curettes
How to Reduce Aerosols While Providing Optimal Patient Care Using Ultrasonic Instruments
As we learn more about how COVID-19 is transmitted, dental practice guidelines are evolving. The U.S.