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197002janAll DayRecent Developments in Infection Control: ON DEMANDAvailable from: 7/1/2021 8:30 AM - 12/31/2021 5:00 PM by ADAQ(All Day: friday) AEST(GMT+10:00) View in my timeOnline Event Organized By: The Australian Dental Association (Queensland Branch) (ADAQ) Discipline:Infection PreventionFormat:On-Demand,Online

Event Details

This course is available ON DEMAND and is suitable for Dentists and their Dental Team.

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course will discuss Recent Developments in Infection Control and their practical implementation in the dental practice.

Please note, this course will be delivered online via the Canvas Platform. The course includes 8hrs of videos and an online exam

The course will cover:

  • Latest on developments in key national documents including the Australian Standards, NHMRC guidelines, CDNA guidelines, Immunize Australia guidelines, and the ACSQHC National Health Safety Standards
  • Chain of infection and the risk of transmission
  • How to best use the 2015 ADA Guidelines and associated resources (the Self-Assessment Tool and the Infection Control Practical Guide)
  • Infection Control Management Plan: Queensland requirements
  • Hand hygiene: for the greatest effectiveness and efficiency
  • Transmission-based precautions: the when and how
  • Water quality for dental practice: what is needed where.

Important information:

  1. A link to the course will be sent within 3 business days of registering
  2. This course is self-paced but must be completed within 6 months of registration
  3. You will be advised when your CPD Certificate is available via your online portal

ADAQ recommends Members regularly attend CPD sessions for Infection Control to ensure they remain up-to-date and compliant with any new guidelines.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • The latest on developments in key national documents including the Australian Standards, NHMRC Guidelines, CDNA guidelines, Immunize Australia guidelines, and the ACSQHC National Health Safety Standards.
  • How to best use the 2015 ADA Guidelines and associated resources (the Self-Assessment Tool and the Infection Control Practical Guide).
  • Structuring your practice infection control protocol to meet the Qld requirements for an Infection Control Management Plan.
  • Implementing Hand Hygiene for maximal effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Implementing transmission-based precautions: the when and how.
  • Water quality for dental practice: what is needed where.

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Speakers for this event

  • Professor Laurence Walsh

    Professor Laurence Walsh

    BDSc (Hons) (Qld), DDSc (Qld), PhD (Qld), GCEd, FFOP (RCPA), FICD, FADI, FPFA, FIADFE

    Professor Walsh is a specialist in special needs dentistry who holds a personal chair in Dental Science at the University of Queensland. He is a clinically active specialist in special needs dentistry and has a particular clinical interest in medically compromised patients. Laurie has lectured nationally and internationally on issues with the provision of dental care to elderly and frail patients, and has contributed to the development of care protocols based on minimal intervention dentistry. Laurie has served as an infection control consultant to a range of government and private sector organisations.

    BDSc (Hons) (Qld), DDSc (Qld), PhD (Qld), GCEd, FFOP (RCPA), FICD, FADI, FPFA, FIADFE

Organizer

The Australian Dental Association (Queensland Branch) (ADAQ)The Australian Dental Association (Queensland Branch) (ADAQ) is the professional association for Dentists in Queensland. We represent more than 4000 members across the State. Our advocacy and services aim to promote excellence in the profession through a range of services, including: the provision of Professional Indemnity (PI) Insurance, support and advice regarding PI claims, CPD events, dental assistant training, and dental practice advisory advice.[email protected] 22-28 Hamilton Place Bowen Hills Qld 4006

Time

All Day (Friday) AEST(GMT+10:00) View in my time

Location

Online

Price

ADA Member – $330 ADA Member Practice Staff – $330 Non Member – $429

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