Saturday, September 9, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Audience: Dental Staff, Dental Hygienists, Dentists
AGD Code: Oral Sedation - 164
Format: Lecture, Question & Answer Session
CE Credit: Lecture: CEUs - 4
This presentation will provide the necessary training to satisfy the hours the Virginia Board of Dentistry requires.
18VAC60-21-250 Requirements for Continuing Education, states 'A dentist who administers or monitors patients under general anesthesia, deep sedation or conscious/moderate sedation shall complete four hours every two years of approved continuing education directly related to administration and monitoring of such anesthesia or sedation as part of the hours required for licensure renewal.'
18VAC60-25-190 Requirements for Continuing Education, states 'A dental hygienist who monitors patients under general anesthesia, deep sedation or conscious/moderate sedation shall complete four hours every two years of approved continuing education directly related to the monitoring of such anesthesia or sedation as part of the hours required for licensure renewal.'
Topics to Include:
• Pharmacology of commonly used oral sedatives
• Techniques of oral sedation
• Pros and cons of various medicines
• Comprehensive review of patient evaluation systems and vital signs
• Medical considerations for conscious sedation
• Monitor functions and standard of care
At the end of this course, the participant will have a renewed understanding of the many elements of the safe administration of enteral (oral) conscious sedation including:
VCU School of Dentistry 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 courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. VCU School of Dentistry designates this activity for a total of 4.00 continuing education credits.
In accordance with the ADA CERP Standard V, everyone involved in planning or presenting this educational activity will be required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests and this information will be made available to participants at the start of the activity.
As a continuing education provider, the VCU School of Dentistry Office of Continuing Education is responsible for ensuring the content, quality and scientific integrity of all continuing dental education activities for which credit is provided. We are also responsible for taking steps to protect against and/or disclose any conflict of interest of the faculty/instructors presenting those courses.
Registration open through 9/8/2017 1:00 PM EST
PLEASE NOTE: All participants must provide a unique e-mail address (firstname.lastname@example.org) during registration. To ensure your ability to participate in all aspects of this course, do not use generic office addresses that are shared by multiple recipients (email@example.com).
Registration Fees: Includes CE program and continental breakfast. Early registration ends Saturday, August 19th.
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A $50 fee will be assessed for all returned payments. Returned payments include returned checks and dishonored credit or debit card payments.