Are You In Compliance? How to Achieve Success with Infection Control and OSHA

  • Thursday 1/26/2023
  • Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm
  • Course Code: 138TL
  • Cost: $75
  • Credits: 2 CE Hours
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Lisa Kane, DMD is a general dentist. She stopped practicing about 5 years ago and established Dental Office Compliance of New England. She works with dental offices to help them maintain compliance in the areas of infection control, OSHA, and board regulations. She loves going into offices, doing mock inspections, and then helping them with all of their plans and protocols, safety meetings, and trainings so that they don't have to worry about compliance. She especially enjoys her new chemical resistant labels that she brings with her!

Take the stress out of compliance. Learn about easy – no-cost things you can do tomorrow to start getting your office compliant with CDC and OSHA guidelines. This will be a judgment-free way to get your compliance questions answered. In this course the instructor will discuss the latest CDC and OSHA guidelines, how to reduce aerosols, respiratory protection and what is involved with that, N95s, water testing and maintenance, proper PPE usage, recordkeeping requirements, SDS, GHS Symbols, and more.

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Understand infection prevention practices in dental settings: basic expectations for safe care from the CDC
  • List the clarifications of OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogen Standard
  • Explain OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard
  • Become aware of how all of this relates to you every day in your office
  • Provide strategies to keep your office in compliance with current regulations
  • Recognize common areas where lapses occur and learning how to correct them
Recommended Audience: Assistant, Dentist, Hygienist, Office, Technician