Course Code: REL-HHS-ADL-OSHABBP
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 10/31/2020
Understand the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard training requirements and study
materials in this course.
Review important terms and concepts in management of bloodborne pathogens in the clinical setting per OSHA guidelines.
Know Standard Precaution measures mandated by state and federal OSHA guidelines.
Identify strategies to prevent occupational exposures to bloodborne pathogens.
Know post-accidental exposure protocols per OSHA.
Identify Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for dental personnel per OSHA.
Introduction Course Description Learning Objectives Infection Control: Regulations and Guidelines Introduction Quick Reference Guide to the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard – 2013 Bloodborne Pathogens Clinical Review Standard Precautions Hepatitis B Hepatitis C HIV / AIDS Recommended Immunizations for Dental Personnel DHCP Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens Clinical Frequencies of Transmission Infection Exposure Control in the Clinical Setting Blood Exposure: Clinical Considerations Dental Healthcare Personnel (DHCP) Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for the Dental Team Clinical Attire Sharps Exposure Prevention and Personnel Safety per OSHA & CDC Occupational Accidental Exposure Management Percutaneous Injury Biohazardous Material Biopsy Specimens Extracted Teeth Disposal of Waste Summary of Bloodborne Pathogen Management Principles Course Contributors References
Howard A. Boone, MD
Howard A. Boone, MD, is a faculty advisor for Academy of Dental Learning for Infection Control in the clinical setting. Former Chief of Surgery at Tahoe Forest Health System and San Francisco General Hospital, Dr. Boone supervised clinical training for infection control specialists. Dr. Boone generously adds editorial and clinical suggestions to make MDC courses better and relevant to current evidence-based information.
Disclosure: Howard A. Boone, MD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Instructor:
MaryLou Austin, RDH, M.Sc.
MaryLou Austin, RDH, M.Sc., practiced clinical dental hygiene for over 20 years, and recently completed a hospital rotation on a dental trauma surgical team. Also a long time Health Science and Dental Educator, Ms. Austin has developed learning systems for dental professionals, created rural dental clinic delivery models, and has authored and edited many dental publications. She graduated from the University of Nevada, summa cum laude, and is the current Director of Education for My Dental CE & OSHA Training.
Disclosure: MaryLou Austin, RDH, M.Sc. has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: entry and intermediate level General Staff; in the following settings: Outpatient/Ambulatory Clinics.
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