Last updated: May 29 at 2:10 p.m. ET

FDA Coronavirus Webinar


Communicating with Patients and Staff

HIPAA, Telehealth & Third-party Payer Guidance

  • HIPAA and Use of Telehealth Remote Connections
  • Coding Guidance
  • *UPDATED!* Third-party Payer Guidance

COVID-19 Testing in the Dental Office

  • When dental offices reopen, will dentists be able to test patients for COVID-19?
As this is an evolving situation, Florida dentists and patients seeking news and updates should visit: The Florida ​DOH has a dedicated COVID-19 Call Center at 866.779.6121, available 24 hours a day, for any questions. You also can email

Along with the ADA, we will continue to provide you with important updates and information through our communications channels. Again, we ask you to read all communications from the FDA and ADA.

We urge all members to exercise your best judgement and caution during this time and to reach out to the FDA or ADA with any questions or concerns. We thank you for your commitment to providing the highest level of care for Florida’s patients and dental profession. As this situation is continually evolving, our recommendations could evolve as new information is brought forward. The FDA will continue to share updates and communications with our members.