Friday, Jun 26, 2020
Harbor's LIVE CE Webinar Series 2020
You don't want to miss out on these two highly sought out courses for your license renewal!
July 9, 2020
Dental Infection Control in the Shadow of COVID-19
CE Speaker: Nancy Dewhirst, RDH, BS
CEU: 2.5 core
Date: Thursday, July 9, 2020
Time: 6:00 pm-8:45 pm
This webinar addresses the safety recommendations for dentistry considering the COVID-19 pandemic. Standard Precautions and Transmission-based Precautions will be explained in the context of CDC & ADA Guidelines and OSHA & Dental Board regulations. Options and strategies are presented with extensive question & answer time to address your concerns.
Learning Outcomes-Upon completion, the participant shall be able to:
-Recognize and manage bloodborne, contact, droplet and airborne diseases
-Identify best practices for providing dental care while considering COVID-19
-Make sense of evolving recommendations as applied to changing infection risk
-Science of SARS-CoV-2: risks, symptoms, pathogenesis, transmission
-Standard vs. Transmission-based precautions
-Hierarchy of safety efforts: most to least effective practices
-Quarantine, isolation, separation
-Building & clinic aerosol control
-Respiratory hygiene & cough etiquette
-PPE criteria, use and limitations
-Reflection on improving dental safety preparedness
-Resources: CDC, ADA, OSAP, OSHA & Dental Board of California
Be sure to attend! This webinar will not be recorded. Stick around after the webinar for giveaways and exhibitor drawings!
July 16, 2020
California Dental Practice Act: Where's the Line?
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
NANCY DEWHIRST, RDH, BS
Ms. Dewhirst graduated from the University of Southern California, practiced dental hygiene for 20 years and is adjunct dental hygiene faculty at West Coast University. Ms. Dewhirst is consistently listed as one of the nation’s “Leaders in CE”, presents over 80 seminars a year, is featured at major U.S. and Canadian Dental Conferences, and is a member of the California Dental Association Speakers Bureau. She has had many articles published in dental peer-reviewed journals and has contributed to dental textbooks.
“Harbor Dental Society (HDS) is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 9/1/2017 to 8/31/2021.