Infection Prevention and Control, Before and After COVID-19 in Dentistry

Infection Prevention and Control, Before and After COVID-19 in Dentistry

Tuesday July 14, 2020 | 7:00 PM EST
Joan Hutchings – Co-Founder of SAFE Dentistry Inc.

Best Practices in Infection Prevent and Control

ABOUT THE WEBINAR

It has been extremely difficult for dentists to deliver patient care with the strict implementation of the new Infection Prevent and Control procedures since the COVID-19 pandemic. Every office must comply with digital screening, aerosol-generating procedures, and rigorous documentation of every procedure done.

That’s why it is absolutely critical for dental practices to implement the best infection prevention and control procedures to help protect the patients’ safety, as well as your staff. Dr. Natalie Archer and Joan Hutchings will provide critical information to assist your dental team in protecting themselves and their patients against infections while reducing the risk of disease transmission in the office.

Dr. Natalie Archer, Founder and CEO of Archer Dental Group, and Joan Hutchings, Co-Founder of SAFE Dentistry, will share their expertise in infection prevention and control procedures.

In this 60-Minute webinar, all these topics will be discussed:

  • record keeping
  • reprocessing equipment/instruments
  • staff education
  • continuous quality assurance IPAC Challenges After Covid19
  • false negative testing for Covid19
  • screening process
  • patient care
  • aersol generating procedures (AGP)
  • paperless files and other digital data management options

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$79 – 1 CE Credit

SPEAKER BIO

Joan Hutchings

Co-Founder of SAFE Dentistry Inc.

Joan has 35 years of experience in the health care environment as registered nurse, surgical suite specialist and epidemiologist. With her academic background and extensive clinical experience, she is an expert on infection prevention and control practices. As a registered nurse and surgical suite specialist, Joan was the director and clinical instructor of the Operating Room Technique and Management program, a hospital-based surgical program.

As a clinical consultant, she provided consulting services and audits to hospitals, outpatient clinics, independent health facilities and dental offices across Canada. As an epidemiologist, Joan cofounded SAFE Dentistry Inc., which assists dentists and staff to deliver quality safe services in compliance with IPAC standards and best practices to minimize the risk of infection and disease.

Dr. Natalie Archer, DDS

Dr. Natalie Archer, DDS

Founder and CEO of Archer Dental Corporation

Dr. Natalie Archer, DDS is the CEO and Founder of Archer Dental Corp with three locations in Toronto, Canada. She’s also a past Vice-President of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and an experienced dentist who received her Bachelor of Science and her Doctor of Dental Surgery at Dalhousie University in 2001.

Dr. Natalie’s core interests include geriatric dentistry and raising awareness for dental elder abuse. She also became interested in infection control and the new IPAC guidelines to protect patients and help dentists and their teams to provide excellence in their daily operations. As with all health services, safety is paramount and her interest in SAFE Dentistry comes from her passion for delivering high-quality dental care without compromise.

Infection Prevention and Control, Before and After COVID-19 in Dentistry

Tuesday July 14, 2020 | 7:00 PM EST
Joan Hutchings – Cofounder of SAFE Dentistry Inc.

REGISTER NOW

$79 – 1 CE Credit

For questions or comments contact:

Sherry Smith
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49 Colborne St Lower Level, Toronto, ON M5E 1C6
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