Category Archives: COVID-19

Praising Broad Adoption of Proper Dental Hygiene Habits

It’s exciting to learn that nearly 86% of Americans believe maintaining good oral health is essential to protecting overall health throughout the pandemic. Northeast Delta Dental is a proud member company of The Delta Dental Plans Association. Naturally, we continue … Continue reading

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Life as a CEO during COVID-19

I often think about what habits will continue as part of the new norm when COVID-19 is no longer a threat. For the last several months, I’ve exercised three ways regularly. I work out at a gym in the morning … Continue reading

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The public needs all its healthcare heroes during the current health crisis

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently issued interim guidance on providing essential oral health services in the context of COVID-19, advocating that preventive dental care be delayed until there has been sufficient reduction in transmission rates. The American Dental Association … Continue reading

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Dental offices reopening: Heroes work here!

Have you seen the signs thanking heroes emerging during the COVID-19 pandemic? I haven’t seen one listing dental professionals, but I think they should be included. Outside of every dental office a sign should appear that says, “Heroes Work Here!”. … Continue reading

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Relief to Stakeholders During COVID-19

COVID-19 has had an influence on all aspects of our lives. It’s been my goal and that of my colleagues to do what we can for our stakeholders. In collaboration my board of directors, senior management team and in-house counsel, … Continue reading

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