2021 Infection Control & OSHA Safety Update

2021 Infection Control & OSHA Safety Update

Sep 23, 2021

Jackie Dorst (1.0 CE) presents 2021 Infection Control & OSHA Safety Update on September 23; noon - 1 pm Central Time.  Jackie updates the orthodontic team on the latest infection control protocols, products and equipment for patient and clinician safety. During the COVID19 pandemic, there has been an abundance of information from CDC, OSHA, FDA and EPA. So much new information has been confusing and scary. It’s important for orthodontic practices to understand what are the current facts and latest guidance for safe patient care.

Jackie will share trustworthy information resources and recordkeeping forms to update the orthodontic practice and ensure compliance.

OSHA requires annual safety training for all employees. This webinar includes training on the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, Hazard Communication Standard, General Safety & Emergency Preparedness and Respiratory Protection. 

Learning objectives:

  • Recognize elements of Respiratory Protection Plan
  • Demonstrate N95 seal test
  • List 7 elements of Standard Precautions
  • Identify correct PPE for AGP & NAGP
  • Identify hazard for each GHS Pictogram


Disclosure of Financial and/or Beneficial Interest:
Presenters who have a financial and/or beneficial interest in any product or service related to their presentation are noted and the disclosure listed.

Length of Session:
Each session consisting of lecture and audience questions will last 60 minutes.

Cost:
$0 for CE Passport, Doctor + Staff members or CE Passport, Doctor + OSC members. Or, $40 for staff.

Continuing Education:
Each participant who completes the webinar will earn 1.0 CE credit.

Continuing Education Disclaimer:
This Continuing Education Program provides attendees with a relevant and rewarding continuing education experience. However, neither the content of a course nor the use of specific products in any program should be construed as indicating endorsement or approval of the views presented or the products used by the AAO or by any of the respective subsidiaries. Speakers are required to disclose to participants any financial, commercial or promotional interest in a product or company that may influence their presentations; however, the AAO shall not be liable for a speaker’s failure to disclose such interest.

American Association of Orthodontists is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual lectures or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.

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Sterilization, Organization and Efficiency in Today’s Orthodontic Office

Sterilization, Organization and Efficiency in Today’s Orthodontic Office

Nov 10, 2021

Andrea Cook presents this Chairside Assistant Webinar (1.0 CE) -- Today’s orthodontic teams are challenged with having the time, knowledge, and equipment to process instruments and achieve compliance with the CDC guidelines and sterilization protocols. 

From processing to storage there are multiple steps that must be included to ensure our instruments are safe for our patients. Clinical efficiency is greatly increased with proper storage and organization in your sterilization and clinical areas. Having everything your clinician needs during an appointment is critical to running appointments and your schedule on time.

We will review the current Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings, 2003 as well as the recent update to these guidelines. We will discuss tips and tricks to help make instrument reprocessing safe, fun, and effective for the orthodontic team!

Learning Objectives:  

  • Understanding the current CDC guidelines for instrument sterilization
  • How your team can comply with the guidelines
  • Evaluate your current organization and storage for increased clinical efficiency

Disclosure of Financial and/or Beneficial Interest:
Presenters who have a financial and/or beneficial interest in any product or service related to their presentation are noted and the disclosure listed.

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