If you are a dentist or dental hygienist practicing in New York State you are required to complete the mandated training in infection control once every (4) years for licensure. This course fulfills that New York State requirement.
This course has been updated to include the CDC’s newest guidelines and recommendations not previously addressed for dentistry. This course may also be used to augment OSHA training in your office.
At the completion of this course you will know the:
- Professional responsibility to monitor infection control practices of those whom you are
- Use of barriers and personal protective equipment for preventing contact with infectious material
- Principles and practices for cleaning, disinfection and sterilization
New York State Dental Foundation is 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 activities 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 ADA CERP at www.ada.org/cerp.
- Recognize the role of occupational health strategies in protecting workers and patients
New York State Dental Foundation designated this activity for 4 continuing education credits.