Find all the latest news and updates related to COVID-19 in one central place. Access information on insurance plans, market commentaries, tax news and more.

NOTICE: CDSPI remains open, offices closed to the public

TripleGuard™ Insurance1 Pandemic Coverage

Announcement: TripleGuardTM Pandemic Claims, a message from our President, Ed Dermit (April 2).

"Dentists fighting to get insurance payouts because office closure seen as ‘voluntary’", coverage from The Globe & Mail (March 31).

An Update on our Discussions with Aviva, a message from our President, Ed Dermit (March 29).

TripleGuardTM Update to Policyholders, instructions to submit your initial claim online (March 25).

Keeping you updated on TripleGuardTM , a follow up message from CDSPI President, Ed Dermit (March 20).

A message from CDSPI President, Ed Dermit about claims (March 18).

Travel Edge and Travel Edge Plus Insurance claims

An update on trip cancellation and trip interruption eligibility (March 20).

Perspectives on the Financial Markets

CDSPI partners with premier investment firms with offices around the world. Get the latest perspectives on the Insights Hub.

Tax Updates

Details on Temporary Wage Subsidy for employers due to COVID-19 (March 26).

Advice on navigating your practice through COVID-19 (March 23).

A summary of federal tax changes to help Canadians cope (March 19).

CDSPI Members’ Assistance Program (MAP)

Contact CDSPI Members’ Assistance Program (MAP) for support to help you navigate life’s challenges at 1.844.578.4040.2 MAP is available to dentists, their staff, dental students, and the immediate family members of the above individuals.


Don't miss a series of podcasts from Shepell on a variety of topics, including: what we currently know about coronavirus, how to manage your emotional well-being during a pandemic, talking to children about COVID-19, and more (March 24).


Read tips for protecting yourself and others from COVID-19, by Shepell (March 2).

1 TripleGuard™ Insurance is underwritten by Aviva Insurance Company of Canada.

2 MAP is operated by Shepell, the largest Canadian-based Employee and Family Assistance provider in the country. Available services vary by region. Use of MAP services is completely confidential within the limits of the law.