Dental Assistants Recognition Week Is March 5 to 11
Dental Assistants Recognition Week is March 5 to 11, and the California Dental Association (CDA) wants to make sure dental practices acknowledge it in addition to Dental Hygienist Appreciation and Administrative Professionals Weeks, which happen in April. The CDA notes that competition for oral health professionals is fierce and practices will be better positioned to make advantageous hires if they appreciate their employees. The CDA cited a survey that showed 21% of respondents stayed in their current jobs due to the recognition they received. Click here to read how dental practices can recognize their dental assistants.