(3212) Disease Transmission and Infection Control: Products, Equipment, and Protocols
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
Location: Mandalay Bay South Convention Center, Breakers I
CE: 3 Hour(s)
Fee: Dentist/ Student/ Team $255 Target Audience : D,S,T
The dental team must thoroughly conceptualize the best means to comply with infection control requirements set forth for dental settings. In addition, compliance is critical to adhere to state dental boards, laws, and regulations. Each rotation introduces various products, procedures, protocols, and techniques in this hands-on course and how they impact the practice. There might even be a few giveaways!
Define the most common components of adequate personal protective equipment (PPE) in the dental practice and their various purposes.
Describe the care and processing of dental instruments, including the instrument processing area and management of operator error.
Identify common chemical disinfectants in the dental practice, sterilization factors, and chemical indicators.
How can dental professionals offer the most effective and practical methods to reduce the overall risk of infection?