Presented by: Megan Reilly
Director of Hands-On Infection Control
Registration 8am to 8:30am
CPD – 4 hours scientific
Morning tea provided
DHAA Members – $105 (+ $5.72 fees)
ADOTHA Members – $150 (+ $7.47 fees)
Non-Members – $200 (+ $9.99)
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Infection Prevention in the Dental health setting (a refresher)
To highlight key issues in infection prevention and control practice in accordance with the available evidence-base, Australian guidelines, standards and dental practice accreditation requirements.
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
- State infection control scope of practice responsibilities.
- Use the most current recommendations as clinical underpinning of an effective infection control program.
- Identify occupational risks presented by infectious diseases and antimicrobial resistant organisms.
- Differentiate between standard and transmission-based precautions and their application.
- Describe appropriate use of hand hygiene products and methods.
- Describe correct selection and use of personal protective equipment.
- Display an understanding of the core components of aseptic technique.
- Comprehend principles of environmental control and their practical application.
- Comply with AS/NZS 4815:2006 reprocessing of reusable dental device requirements
- Describe staff health prevention and management strategies
- Discuss the NSQHS Standards and their application to private and public dental services.