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Patient Return Resource Center for Members

As doctors of oral health, your patients’ health has always been top priority. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, your patients may turn to you and your dental team for answers to questions about their well-being.

This Patient Return Resource Center contains member resources to support you and your dental team in communicating with your patients during the pandemic. Download the resources below to help educate your patients on everything from the latest safety protocols at your practice to the COVID-19 vaccine.

Covid-19 vaccine materials

Toolkit: Talking with Your Patients About COVID-19 Vaccines

New March 2021: Vaccines are another layer of protection against the coronavirus, one that supports the safety protocols you and your dental team are already following. Use these resources to help educate your patients about how the vaccine works, answer questions, correct misinformation and connect them to local vaccination sites.

Download COVID-19 vaccine toolkit (PDF) (ADA member login required)

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Don’t forget to renew your 2021 membership today to continue accessing this members-only resource, along with the new tools and guidance we’ll develop over the year as the science evolves.

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Toolkit: What to Expect At Your Next Dental Visit

Updated November 2020: Dental visits are different now that COVID-19 is a reality. This downloadable suite of communication tools based on the American Dental Association’s (ADA’s) Return to Work Interim Guidance Toolkit will help educate your patients about what they will experience when returning for non-emergent care. If desired, these materials also allow for customization throughout so you can adapt these resources to your practice and patients.

Download dental visit toolkit (PDF) (ADA member login required)