by | Dec 8, 2021 | Latest

Effects of Covid-19 on the Oral Health of Elders Living in Long-Term Care.

View this webinar as moderator Dr. Salima Dadani, BCDA Director, Member Support, and colleagues discuss COVID-19’s impact and potential solutions for optimizing oral care for seniors living in long-term care (LTC) settings. The panel includes members of the BC Dental Hygienists’ Association, BCDA’s Geriatric Dentistry Committee, and the Denturists Association of BC. Topics include:

  • The challenges of oral health in long term care
  • COVID-19’s effect on oral health/effect of COVID-19 on the general health of residents
  • What dental professionals can do to support LTC staff when addressing the oral health of the residents in their care
  • What family members can do to help with oral health
  • What government can do to further support oral health in LTC

This session may be eligible for 1 CE credit, pending CDHBC review

View webinar here.