Business & Industry Sponsored by The ADA
NYU-Henry Schein GSO celebrates 10-year anniversary
June 4, 2020 -- The New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry is hosting a virtual "Decade of Smiles" program on June 5 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the NYU-Henry Schein Cares Global Student Outreach Program (GSO).
CDA urges dentists to contact dental plans for financial relief
June 4, 2020 -- The California Dental Association (CDA) said it's encouraging California dentists to contact dental plans to ask for financial assistance to help manage higher costs and lower patient volumes in the new COVID-19 environment.
Kare Mobile debuts dental consulting service
June 4, 2020 -- Mobile dental services firm Kare Mobile has launched Kare Mobile Dental Consulting, a consultancy that aims to help doctors launch mobile dental practices.
Perrigo donates $150K in toothbrushes to nonprofits
June 3, 2020 -- Irish pharmaceutical company Perrigo has donated about $150,000 worth of toothbrushes to nonprofits in Michigan to meet the increased demand caused by shopping challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Delta Dental of Mass. announces next steps for $35M COVID-19 relief plan
June 3, 2020 -- Delta Dental of Massachusetts has announced the next phase of its $35 million COVID-19 relief and recovery plan.
Dentistry shows signs of recovery from COVID-19
June 2, 2020 -- A whopping 65% of dental practices had reopened as of May 18 and patient volumes have risen, indicating that the industry is recovering from shutdowns due to COVID-19, according to new data from the ADA Health Policy Institute.  Discuss
Planmeca USA launches redesigned Planmeca Romexis
June 2, 2020 -- Planmeca USA, a subsidiary of dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca, has launched a new version of its dental imaging software.
Your working parents are feeling the most COVID-19 stress
June 1, 2020 -- Striking a balance between work and home has always been a challenge for parents. COVID-19 has raised the stakes, with about 60% of workers in a new survey reporting that they have had no outside help in caring for and educating their children during the pandemic.  Discuss
Inside a DSO: What it was like for this dentist during the COVID-19 limitations
May 29, 2020 -- We spoke with a dentist working for a dental service organization (DSO) about the events of the recent weeks, including the perceived benefits of having a corporate entity to help with financial and employment questions. Dr. Ashley Keen-Ramirez shares her opinions in this Q&A.  Discuss
Delta Dental of Iowa provides COVID-19 relief, issues premium credits
May 29, 2020 -- Delta Dental of Iowa is offering relief programs for members, employers, and dentists affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.