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CALIFORNIA DENTAL PRACTICE ACT AND INFECTION CONTROL (WEBINAR)
 

(Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC)
SUNDAY
October 22,  2017 -   
1:00pm-5:00pm
4 Continuing Education Credits

 

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Before Sunday, October 01, 2017 for Webinar (Dentist) $145.00
Before Sunday, October 01, 2017 for Webinar (Auxiliary) $115.00
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SPECIAL NOTE:

* This class satisfies the California Dental Practice Act and Infection Control license renewal requirements for dentists, dental hygienists, and currently licensed registered dental assistants.

SYNOPSIS:

The section on the California Dental Practice Act will present the recent changes in the laws that impact the practice of dentistry. It will cover the topics necessary for renewal of your license, including your duties as a mandated reporter of child, elder and domestic partner abuse; violations of the Dental Practice Act; and powers of enforcement held by the Dental Board.

The course reviews Cal-OSHA’s top 20 dental office violations, discuss the CDC guidelines as well as the current mandated minimum standards for infection control in the dental setting from the Dental Board of California regulations. Participants will be provided with an easy-to-apply checklist for reviewing their office’s compliance with infection control and safety policies and guidelines.

UPON COMPLETION YOU WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • Know the principles of disease transmission and Universal/Standard precautions
  • Understand Cal-OSHA compliance issues, sterilization and disinfection
  • Become familiar with the updated CDC infection control guidelines
  • Understand the infection control practices mandated by the Dental Board of California
  • Know the recent changes in the Dental Practice Act and the basic rules for avoiding problems that could place your dental license in jeopardy
  • Know how to use dental auxiliaries effectively within current California law
  • Provide a safer environment for patients and the dental team

SPEAKERS:

Joyce Galligan, RN, DDS, Ms. Patricia Galligan, JD, LL.M in taxation

 

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