Package Description

This course and learning assessment is associated with the continuing education presented in OSAP's Infection Control in Practice TEAM HUDDLE™ publication. This course re-emphasizes the importance of remaining vigilant about updating the infection prevention and control program and developing a culture of safety, including updates on COVID-19. An effective IPC program hinges on assuring the quality of preventive policies and procedures. Multiple resources help the Infection Control Coordinator (ICC) maintain and communicate the importance of the Safest Dental Visit™. 

Strategies for implementing COVID-19 guidance in dental settings cite Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) guidance and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, learners should be able to:

  • describe the importance of a culture of safety for dental facilities.
  • describe the elements of a written post-exposure management plan.
  • describe a general approach to evaluating the facility’s infection prevention and control program.

Price:

  • Members: Free 

  • Non-members: $20 

CE Information:

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