Keeping It Clean- How Not to Exposure Yourself at Work - OSHA in the Dental Office

 

Friday, January 29, 2021    Live Interactive Webinar 8:30 AM - 11:45 AM (CST)

 

Synopsis

Navigating OSHA requirements and CDC recommendations has always been challenging but with the added uncertainty of the rapidly changing guidance for the post-COVID-19 dental practice, it can be even more difficult to determine if you are doing the right thing.

This training will cover:
1. OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard and required annual training
2. OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard and required training
3. Introduction to OSHA's Respiratory Protection Standard and requirements if using N95 respirators
(or equivalent)
4. Best Practices for Infection Control for Dental Offices During COVID-19
5. What we should be doing - the new normal
6. What we should be wearing - Personal Protective Equipment
7. What happens when patient/staff tests positive for COVID-19.

 

Objectives

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Discuss OSHA requirements for Bloodborne Pathogen Standard
  • Describe OSHA requirements for Hazard Communication Standard
  • Explain OSHA requirements for Respiratory Protection Standard
  • Recognize the Best Practices for Infection Control during COVID-19.

 


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As a courtesy, please register in advance to receive presentation links, course handouts and other timely information. For your convenience, registration will close 24 yours prior to presentation.

Live Interactive Webinars are considered as in-classroom setting CE hours by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners.

Continuing education credits awarded for participation in this Live Interactive Webinar may not apply as in person/ / in-classroom CE hours towards license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his/her state licensing board(s).


Tuition | Course Fee

Live Interactive Webinar presentation

CDE Only | 3-hours continuing dental education
$117 - Dentist or Allied Dental Personnel
New Alumni (2018-2020 Graduate) Complimentary Registration


Course fee is due at time of registration.


About Our Speaker

   

Jill Yeager, has been working in dentistry for 40 years. She has been speaking in Texas for the Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society and the University of Texas School of Dentistry and working with offices on compliance issues (OSHA, Infection Control, HIPAA, Radiation Safety & CPR) since 1988. She understands the realities of compliance because she faces those challenges on a daily basis.

 

 



Credit Hours

148 Infectious Control - Lecture: Hours - 3


Schedule

Time:

Online Link Opens:
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM (CST)

Presentation:
8:30 AM to 11:45 AM (CST)

CDE Course Location:
Virtual CDE | Live Interactive Webinar


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UTHealth School of Dentistry
PACE Center, Continuing Dental Education
7500 Cambridge St., Suite 6152
Houston, TX 77054
Ph: 713-486-4028
Fax: 713-486-4037

Email: PACE@uth.tmc.edu