OVERVIEW

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office is organized by AchieveCE.

Course Description:
This course will provide dental professionals with the information necessary to diagnose and respond to common medical emergencies that can occur in oral health care settings. During the course, special emphasis will be placed on the role of risk assessment in preventing medical emergencies and how to determine which events may be life-threatening and which require prompt stabilization but are not immediately life-threatening.

Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 
• Discuss procedure-specific and patient-specific risk factors that can lead to dental emergencies in oral health care settings.
• Describe steps that dental professionals can take to prepare for a medical emergency.
• Describe the steps involved in performing a primary patient survey during an emerging perioperative event.
• Describe the steps involved in performing a secondary patient survey during an emerging perioperative event.
• Recognize the signs and symptoms of common medical emergencies in order to formulate a diagnosis.
• Initiate the appropriate action based on the diagnosis to stabilize the patient until emergency medical services arrive.

Topic(s)

This course fulfills the state-required mandatory topic(s) credit requirements for license renewal.
Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
  • Dentist - Connecticut, Oregon

ACCREDITATION & CREDITS

Credits
  • Contact Hours - 4
  • 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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