American Dental Association
The information contained in this program
was current as of Tuesday, March 31, 2020.
the COVID-19 outbreak, teledentistry is an effective way to triage patients and
conduct problem-focused evaluations in order to limit office visits to patients
needing urgent or emergency care. This presentation gives an overview of
teledentistry and available low-cost technologies for dentists who want to
temporarily use virtual services during the pandemic. It also covers the privacy
and billing implications of teledentistry and provides reference materials and
links to reliable information sources on HIPAA, documentation and dental
Paul Glassman, DDS, MA, MBA, Professor and Associate
Dean for Research and Community Engagement, College of Dental Medicine,
California Northstate University
Nathan Suter, Green Leaf Dental Care, House Springs, MO, Access
Teledentistry Consulting Company
The views of the presenter(s) do
not necessarily represent the views of the American Dental Association.
- Gain an understanding of Office for Civil Rights
guidance and what technologies can be used in a telehealth dental check-in
system for dentists (limited privacy and enhanced privacy options
- Learn what workflows and other business
considerations to take into account under the present circumstances.
- Learn how to market a telehealth dental check-in
option to their patients.
This course is free and open to
Non-dentists and non-members are welcome to take this course.
You’ll be asked for an ADA Login when registering. Creating an account is free
and does not require membership. Follow the links below to create an
Non-dentists can create
Most U.S. dentists and
dental students, regardless of membership status, have an ADA number, which
functions as your User ID. To retrieve your ID, please visit Forgot User ID.