This week on your Dental Top 5 Podcast, your host Amanda Hill is talking with Lancette VanGuilder about the Top 5 reasons dental hygienists should be able to administer vaccines.
- Lancette’s Background
- TOP 5
- Bridging the dental medical gap
“We have got to do a better job about bridging this medical dental divide.”
“We have been social distancing since before it was cool.”
“There is a well documented need for additional vaccine providers.”
“Dental Hygienists are wicked smart.”
“I don’t practice the same way today as I did 25 years ago.”
“We care about your body, your mouth, your throat, and it’s a very comfortable conversation for us to have.”
“There are 70 COVID-19 vaccines in the pipeline to be looked at.”
“How are we armed and ready for the future of healthcare?”
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Bety Sherman, RDH says
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