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February 23, 2023
7:00PM EDT

Understanding Dental Unit Waterlines

Virtual

This course is designed for clinical dental professionals to better understand the recommendations and requirements surrounding dental unit waterlines (DUWL).  DUWLs are high risk areas in the dental setting and can cause serious health issues for our patients. Understanding the recommendations and requirements and overcoming barriers surrounding DUWLs is the most effective way to create an effective plan and protocol to keep your patients safe.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss outbreaks related to dental unit waterlines and the CDC Health Alert.
  • Identify recommendations and requirements surrounding dental unit waterline safety.
  • Explain the basic steps to a dental unit waterline plan and protocol.
  • Discuss common barriers to an effective dental unit waterline plan and how to address them.

Level of Complexity: Overview
Registration Fee: Free for ADAA Members | $25 for Non-Members
CE Eligibility: Attendees may earn 1 CE for attending this webinar. Attendees must be present at the scheduled virtual event and complete an evaluation for credit.

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About the Presenter

Sarah StreamSarah Stream is a dental infection control specialist and educator that has dedicated her career to promoting infection control best practice in the dental setting. She continues to work with facilities nationwide to identify and mitigate infection control gaps and keep employees and patients safe.

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Add to Calendar aCLuDhaqizCaPxAftmqF167204 02/23/2023 07:00 PM 02/23/2023 07:00 PM true America/New York Understanding Dental Unit Waterlines This course is designed for clinical dental professionals to better understand the recommendations and requirements surrounding dental unit waterlines (DUWL).  DUWLs are high risk areas in the dental setting and can cause serious health issues for our patients. Understanding the recommendations and requirements and overcoming barriers surrounding DUWLs is the most effective way to create an effective plan and protocol to keep your patients safe. Learning Objectives: Discuss outbreaks related to dental unit waterlines and the CDC Health Alert. Identify recommendations and requirements surrounding dental unit waterline safety. Explain the basic steps to a dental unit waterline plan and protocol. Discuss common barriers to an effective dental unit waterline plan and how to address them. Level of Complexity: OverviewRegistration Fee: Free for ADAA Members | $25 for Non-MembersCE Eligibility: Attendees may earn 1 CE for attending this webinar. Attendees must be present at the scheduled virtual event and complete an evaluation for credit. Register Here About the Presenter Sarah Stream is a dental infection control specialist and educator that has dedicated her career to promoting infection control best practice in the dental setting. She continues to work with facilities nationwide to identify and mitigate infection control gaps and keep employees and patients safe. Virtual