CPR and Infection Control Package

Massachusetts Dental Society, 2 Willow Street, Southborough
Mar 08, 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Registration: 8:00 am
Seminar: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Learning Objectives: 

SESSION 1: AHA: BLS for Healthcare Providers

  • Become BLS (Basic Life Support) for Healthcare Provider certified or re-certified

SESSION 2: Infection Prevention & Control

  • Differentiate between guidelines, regulations, standards and best practices for infection prevention
  • Explain the roles and responsibilities of an infection prevention and safety coordinator 
  • Describe methods of evaluating an infection prevention and control program for compliance with CDC guidelines, OSHA regulations and relevant state and local regulations
  • Describe how to integrate CDC guidelines, OSHA regulations and standards into a site-specific infection prevention and safety program
  • Demonstrate how to evaluate site-specific compliance with CDC infection prevention recommendations for dental practice settings and OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard regulations

Speakers: 
Kelly Hartman, MEd, certified CPR/AED/first aid instructor, and trained BLS instructor
Kathy Eklund, RDH, director, occupational health and safety, the Forsyth Institute, adjunct assistant professor, Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. and adjunct faculty, Regis College School of Dental Hygiene

Seminar Type: Lecture

CEUs: 5

Audience: Dentist; Assistant; Hygienist; Office Staff

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