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ODA Toolkit + Ottawa Public Health- October 21st 2020

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Hello everyone, We hope you enjoyed last night’s webinar! During that webinar two pieces of documentation were discussed. One was from the ODA – Return to Practice toolkit which can be downloaded here The other document which was shared by us from a DCR member was for Ottawa Public Health- A link to that can be seen below https://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/professionals-and-partners/hcp-ncov.aspx We hope you enjoyed the program, and look forward to seeing… Read More »ODA Toolkit + Ottawa Public Health- October 21st 2020

ODA- A team is stronger than one- May 6th 2020

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View email in your browserA message from Dr. Kim Hansen, ODA President:A team is stronger than one Hundreds of volunteer dentists are right beside you May 6, 2020 Dear Colleagues:Last week, I committed to keep letting you know how the ODA is working on your behalf, even when we don’t have concrete news to share. Well, as you read in Monday’s email from Dr. David Stevenson, our Return-to-Practice Working Group Chair, there’s been a ton of activity lately that should… Read More »ODA- A team is stronger than one- May 6th 2020

Your Weekly Covid-19 Wrap-Up- ODA- May 1st 2020

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View email in your browser Your Weekly COVID-19 Wrap-UpFriday, May 1, 2020 Getting Dentists Ready to Get Back to Work This week, the Ontario government released A Framework for Reopening our Province. The document makes clear that, when implemented, “public health and safety will be the number one concern, while balancing the needs of people and businesses.” The new normal for dentistry will be very different than pre-COVID-19 dental office routines – the… Read More »Your Weekly Covid-19 Wrap-Up- ODA- May 1st 2020

ODA Action on Covid 19- April 24th 2020

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View email in your browser ODA Action on COVID-19Friday, April 24, 2020The ODA is working for you – our member dentists. We are your advocate to regulatory authorities and to the public, and your source of reliable advice. In today’s update, we offer some clarity on the province’s emergency orders and the updated regulatory guidance. Also, we’ve helped you get some PPE through ODA Supply Hub, have some good news on the… Read More »ODA Action on Covid 19- April 24th 2020

ODA-Action on Covid 19- April 22nd 2020

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View email in your browser ODA Action on COVID-19Wednesday, April 22, 2020ODA members have significant concerns about how to manage their practices – it’s an issue now for those delivering emergency procedures, and for all members who want to reopen safely and effectively when the time comes. Here are the latest updates about how the ODA is working to help dentists navigate this situation. Access to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) The ODA… Read More »ODA-Action on Covid 19- April 22nd 2020

ODA-Your Weekly COVID-19 Wrap-up – April 17th 2020

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View email in your browser Your Weekly COVID-19 Wrap-upFriday, April 17, 2020This Week’s Situation ReportApril 16: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced new measures on business loans and rent assistance to support Canadian small businesses so they can keep their doors open and their employees on the job. More details below.April 15: The Government of Ontario passed emergency orders that will come into effect on April 22, 2020 restricting long-term care staff from working in more than one long-term care home,… Read More »ODA-Your Weekly COVID-19 Wrap-up – April 17th 2020

ODA- Midweek Covid-19 Update- April 15th 2020

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View email in your browser Your Mid-Week COVID-19 UpdateWednesday, April 15, 2020ODA President’s Message to Members Dr. Kim Hansen wants all dentists to know that during these uncertain times, we are all in this together. View his video message to members here.ODA Identifying PPE Gaps in Province The ODA continues to raise the issue of securing adequate personal protective equipment (PPE) for dental offices with the Ministry of Health (MOH), including those treating… Read More »ODA- Midweek Covid-19 Update- April 15th 2020

Oda- Covid-19 Wrap up- April 9th 2020

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COVID-19 Wrap UpThursday, April 9, 2020This Week’s Situation ReportThe Ontario government made the following announcements: April 9: A new Ontario Jobs and Recovery Committee which will focus on getting businesses up and running and people back to work after the COVID-19 pandemic is over. April 7: A commitment of $37 million to support outbreak planning, prevention and mitigation to ensure the health and well-being of Indigenous people and communities. April 6: One-time financial assistance to families during school and child… Read More »Oda- Covid-19 Wrap up- April 9th 2020