Annual OSHA Training and Compliance Seminars for Dental Professionals - Summer 2018 Retraining Seminars is organized by Kim Laudenslager and will be held on Aug 07, 2018 at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Montrose, Montrose, Colorado, United States of America.
The target audience for this medical event is Dentists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 7.0 CME Hours.
Course Description :
These seminars are designed for dental professionals who need INITIAL and/or RETRAINING. The courses will be a fast paced review of material OSHA requires for annual training. In addition, the most current information available on infection control procedures, infectious diseases and product reviews will be presented. Individuals who have not had previous training are encouraged to attend one of the initial training seminars. Handouts and resource information will be provided at the course for all participants. In addition to attending this seminar, each office will need to conduct a staff meeting sometime following the course to complete and customize their training program.
Course Synopsis & Objectives are :
Current information on infection control procedures, infectious diseases and product reviews will be presented. Topics covered will include; CDC recommended infection control guidelines in dentistry, CDC guidelines for hand hygiene in health care settings, review of exposure incident protocol, record keeping protocol and infectious waste disposal guidelines.
At the end of the course, all attendees should:
• Understand the basic principles of dental infection control
• Be aware of safety issues involved in dental care for both the practitioner and patient
• Be able to apply current infection control principles and guidelines to everyday practice
• Be knowledgeable about requirements of the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standard
• Be knowledgeable about requirements of the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard
Continuing Education Credit :
Participants will receive 7 hours of Continuing Education Credit for the Initial Training Seminars and 4 hours for the Retraining Update Seminars. These courses have been approved for ADA CERP continuing education credit by the Colorado Dental Association. In addition, the Hawaii and New Mexico State Dental Boards have approved the courses for CE credit in their states.