NC Infection Control Curriculum for Dental Settings April 12 & 19, 2022
This webinar is divided into two dates: April 12 & 19, 2022. You must attend both.
This course is approved by the Statewide Program for Infection Control and Epidemiology (SPICE) to meet the training requirement of 10A NCAC 41A.0206.
This law requires that each health care organization that performs invasive procedures of any type:
Designate a staff member for each location to be trained in infection control by completing a state-approved course, and to direct infection control activities
Adopt a written infection control policy
Conduct a training program for health care workers
Recognize pertinent NC laws concerning infection control
Explain the principles of epidemiology
Discuss principles and practices of Asepsis
Describe environment infection control
Describe general isolation precautions
Explain the management of medical waste from an OSHA, or employee safety, and disposal perspective.
Describe protective attire and barrier techniques
Describe engineering/work practice controls to reduce the risk of “sharp” injuries
TMC designates this activity for 5.5 continuing education credits.