The CDC released a Health Alert Network (HAN) Statement identifying outbreaks related to dental unit waterlines and the need for increased awareness in facilities on the maintenance, testing and monitoring.
You can find the CDC HAN at: https://emergency.cdc.gov/han/2022/han00478.asp
The Nebraska ICAP team has been working on a toolkit for dental providers to help them understand the need and basics of an effective water management plan for their facility. This toolkit includes:
You can also find this toolkit on the Nebraska ICAP Dental Resource Page in the Dental Unit Water Quality section at: https://icap.nebraskamed.com/facilities/dental/facility-resources/