Unvaccinated patients have cost health care system $2.3B since June
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Unvaccinated patients have cost health care system $2.3B since June

Nearly three in 10 adults in the United States have not been vaccinated against COVID-19. Although the toll on public health has been well-documented, increased hospitalizations also are also costing taxpayer-funded public insurance programs and workers and businesses who pay health insurance premiums. Although real-time data on the cost of all COVID-19 hospitalizations are not…

The Delta variant: Will dental offices be forced to close again?
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The Delta variant: Will dental offices be forced to close again?

The Delta variant of COVID-19 is causing widespread worry in the dental profession. Amber Auger, MPH, RDH, stresses the importance of vaccination and protocols for keeping patients and offices safe. As of this writing (August 2021), the Delta variant is sweeping the country, leaving us with active cases of COVID-19 at levels that we have…