OSHA - 2019 Annual Update

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Target Audience

Dentists, and all other interested dental professionals

Description

Discover the latest OSHA requirements concerning bloodborne pathogens and exposure control. You will also learn the details of the latest Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines for dentistry, barriers, epidemiology, and principles of sterilization. OSHA’s annual training requirements will be satisfied except for office specifics.

Speaker
Valerie Murrah, DMD
Professor & Chair, UNC School of Dentistry Department of Diagnostic Sciences.
Dr. Murrah also holds a joint appointment with the UNC School of Medicine in the Pathology and Otolarynology Department.



The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers are 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. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers designates this activity for up to 3.0 hours of continuing education credits.

Disclaimer
Dental Institutions providing dental education have an obligation to disseminate new knowledge related to dental practice. In doing so, some information or presentations may include controversial materials or commercial references. The Charlotte AHEC office acknowledges that there is potential risk to participants using limited knowledge when incorporating new techniques and procedures into their practices, especially when the continuing education program has not provided them with supervised clinical experience in the techniques or procedures to ensure that they have attained competence. Sponsorship of continuing education courses by the Charlotte AHEC office does not imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, product or procedure by this institution.

Disclosure Statement/Conflict of Interest
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 Charlotte AHEC office is responsible for ensuring the content, quality and scientific integrity of all continuing dental education activities for which credit is provided. The Charlotte AHEC office is also responsible for taking steps to protect against and/or disclose any conflict of interest of the faculty/instructors presenting those courses.

Objectives

  • Review and discuss the latest OSHA regulations as they pertain to dentistry with an emphasis on bloodborne pathogens.
  • Discuss the epidemiology and current CDC recommendations for prevention and transmission of HIV, HBV, HCV, TB, and other pathogens associated with clinical dentistry.
  • Review requirements for an effective needle stick/sharp exposure policy and post-exposure protocol.
  • Discuss new regulations for record keeping in the dental office.

Contact

Susan G Walker

Sessions

May 17, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Dr. Valerie Murrah, DMD, MS
Date(s)
May 17, 2019
Time
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Check-In Time
8:30 AM
Credit
3.00 - ADA CERP
0.30 - CEU
3.00 - Contact Hours
Location
Charlotte AHEC
Room
Classroom 14
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
May 17, 2019
Time
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Location
Charlotte AHEC
Room
Classroom 14
Fees
$100.00
TEAM MEMBERS: Pre-registration before May 10. Breakfast included.
$125.00
DENTISTS: Pre-registration before May 10. Breakfast included.
Credits
0.30
CEU
3.00
ADA CERP
3.00
Contact Hours