1305 - Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health Care Settings

Author/Editor: Sharon K. Dickinson, CDA, CDPMA, RDA & Richard D. Bebermeyer, DDS, MBA

Understanding current infection control regulations and recommendations for dental settings is critical to ensuring the health and safety of patients and dental team members. The CDC’s “Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health Care Settings, 2003” sets a standard of care for dental infection control. Dental offices also must comply with OSHA mandates as well as any state and/or local regulations. This course reviews significant infection control publications and supports optimal dental infection control and safety.

CE Credits: 4
Original Release Date: 2013; Review Date: 2021; Next Review: 2024


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