OVERVIEW

HIV/AIDS Infection Control for Dental Professionals is organized by AchieveCE.

Course Description:
This course is designed to provide licensed dental professionals with a deeper understanding regarding HIV and AIDS and the role that they can play in preventing the spread of HIV as well as how they can provide safe and compassionate care and services to individuals living with HIV and AIDS.

Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

• Define HIV and AIDS.
• Discuss the epidemiology of HIV and AIDS.
• Describe common modes of HIV transmission.
• Describe methods in which HIV may be transmitted in a health care setting.
• Discuss universal precautions and other infection control techniques that can reduce the risk of HIV transmission in health care settings.
• Identify common secondary infections and conditions associated with HIV and AIDS.
• Identify clinical strategies for the prevention and management of HIV and AIDS.
• Discuss federal and Florida laws pertaining to HIV and AIDS, including confidentiality of testing, the treatment of patients, partner notification and reporting requirements, and the offering of HIV testing to pregnant women.

Topic(s)

This course fulfills the state-required mandatory topic(s) credit requirements for license renewal.
Infection Control
  • Dentist - Arkansas, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Dist of Col, Delaware, Iowa, Maryland, North Dakota, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Wisconsin, West Virginia
HIV/AIDS
  • Dentist - Dist of Col, Kentucky

ACCREDITATION & CREDITS

Credits
  • Contact Hours - 2
  • TARGET AUDIENCE

    Dentist

    SPECIALITIES

    Dentistry

    REFUND POLICY & CANCELLATION

    Suppose you cancel the course booking within 14 calendar days of receiving your order confirmation and before the start of the course. In that case, you are entitled to a refund of the price paid after deducting the online transaction charges.

    For the avoidance of doubt, the cancellation period will expire 14 days after the date of the Order Confirmation.

    If you start to use our services during the cancellation period (i.e., if the course commences during the 14-day cancellation period) and/or if you access the course materials via our online course spaces (i.e., via our virtual learning environment), no refund will be payable.

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