The addition of temperature checks to the patient check-in process during the COVID-19 pandemic has been disruptive to the orthodontic practice’s schedule.

In this clip from In the Sterilization Room with Jackie, infection prevention expert Jackie Dorst, RDH, BS, answers the question: Are temperature checks here to stay in the orthodontic office? She also provides advice on getting an accurate temperature reading and calibrating your office thermometer. OP

Click here to watch the full episode of In the Sterilization Room where Jackie answers the other questions she’s getting from orthodontists about COVID-19 and the orthodontic practice.