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When and Where
  • 10/2/2019 8:30 AM EDT
  • 10/2/2019 2:00 PM EDT
  • Massachusetts Dental Society
  • 2 Willow Street
  • Southborough
  • Massachusetts
Event Details
  • SESSION 1: AHA: BLS for Healthcare Providers
    Registration: 8:00 am, Seminar: 8:30-11:30 am
    This course will include instruction and practice in adult and pediatric CPR, including the two-person rescuer scenario and the use of the bag mask, handling of foreign object airway obstruction, and use of the automated external defibrillator (AED). 

    • Become BLS (Basic Life Support) for Healthcare Provider certified or re-certified 
    Certification: American Heart Association two-year BLS Healthcare Provider card 
    SESSION 2:  
    Registration: 11:30 am, Seminar: 12:00-2:00 pm

    This course uses excerpts taken directly from the 2003 CDC Dental Guidelines, the 2016 CDC Dental Update, and the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard to clarify the misconceptions and outdated information that many offices are working with in regard to infection control. It will help your office to understand what the CDC and/or OSHA requires you to do and will show you the various options available to meet the requirements.

    •    Gain a better working knowledge of the 2003 CDC Dental Guidelines, 2016 CDC Dental Summary, and the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
    •    Identify common pathogens encountered in the dental office, and how to break the chain of infection 
    •    Discuss ways to safely and efficiently reprocess dental instruments and manage infectious waste 
    •    Understand dental unit water line testing and treatment 
    •    Be aware of common infection control violations 

  • Kelly Hartman, MEd, certified CPR/AED/first aid instructor, trained BLS instructor
    Steve Marble, national sales and infection control trainer, SciCan
Recommended Audience
  • Assistant; Dentist; Hygienist
  • 5.0
Event Pricing
  • MDS Dentist/Auxiliary Member $120

    Non-MDS Member $225

Financial Disclosure
  • Kelly Hartman has no financial relationships relevant to this presentation to disclose Steve Marble is a paid consultant for the SciCan Company
Cancellation Policy
  • Refunds can be made online up to 10 days prior to the class. You will receive a full refund minus a $10 processing fee. There are no refunds less than 10 days out including cancelations due to illness, late arrivals or weather. Full refund will be given if your class is cancelled for any reason by MDS. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for processing. There is no refund for courses once the course begins. Registrants will be notified by e-mail if the course is canceled due to inclement weather or for any other reason by MDS. The e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address used to register.

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The Massachusetts Dental Society 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 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.