973-808-1666

7 Spielman Road • Fairfield, NJ 07004

Infection Control-NY & NJ Approved-[AGD Code #: 148]

$85.00

Instructor:   Rose Hirshorn, CDA, RDA, DSI Faculty

This class will satisfy the requirement for all Certified Dental Assistants that must earn a minimum of 2 CEU credits in infection control annually

All certificants, whether they hold one or more DANB certifications, must annually earn a minimum of three
(3) CDE credits that meet the following requirements:
• One CDE credit on OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens standard (for example, certificants may use proof of meeting
the federally mandated OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens standard training), and
• Two CDE credits on infection prevention, control or safety (for example, courses may include any topics listed
in DANB’s Infection Control exam blueprint, which includes but are not limited to information in the OSHA
Bloodborne Pathogens standard)

 

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Description

Learning Objectives:  Upon completion of this program you will be able to understand:

  • The modes & mechanisms of transmission of pathogenic organisms in the dental setting & strategies for prevention and control.
  • Practice controls to reduce the opportunity for patient & healthcare worker exposure to potentially infectious material.
  • Selection and use of barriers and/or personal protective equipment.
  • Creating-Maintaining a safe environment for patient care through application of infection control principles-practices re: cleaning-disinfection-sterilization.
  • The prevention and management of infectious or communicable disease

Course Description: This program will cover the following:

  • Pathogen transmission and the workplace controls
  • How to identify and utilize Barrier Techniques.
  • The different types of sterilizations procedures & OSHA and State requirements
  • Responsibility of dental professionals: How to practice-monitor infection control practices

This class will satisfy the requirement for all Certified Dental Assistants

that must earn a minimum of 2 CEU credits in infection control annually

  • This program is for all Dental Team Members: Dentist, Dental Hygienist, Dental Assistant, Front Office

Credits:         3 CEU’s

Instructor:   Rose Hirshorn, CDA, RDA, DSI Faculty

 

Additional information

Date:

Sunday March 3, 2019 Time: 9am to 12pm