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DE0299: From Policy to Practice : OSAP’s Interactive Guide to the CDC Guidelines
|Date: 11/01/2013 - 10/01/2014||Course Status: Completed|
|Facility: Online||Location: Online|
|Instructor: MARY BETH KINNEY||Director: MARY BETH KINNEY|
|Level: Basic||Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Support Staff|
|Quota: - students||Tuition: $0.00|
|Hours: 10.00 (Total CDE); 10.00 (DANB Clinical); 10.00 (AGD - 148)|
There is no need to "Register" for this course. Simply login to the CDE and Click on the link to take the ONLINE COURSE in the Additional Info section on the Course Detail page to receive credit.
The format of the Interactive Guide to the CDC Guidelines is based on the adult learning theory that recognizes people have different styles of learning and that the different styles play a significant role in retention. Participants can read the content and, if interested, conduct further research on specific topics by referring to the resource list. Audio narration is available for those who prefer to learn by listening. For visual learners, the OSAP program contains photographs, illustrations and diagrams. For those who like to engage with course content, the program is highly interactive. A glossary provides definitions and phrases used within the course, and a readily available help screen assists with course navigation.
The programs modular format provides the learner with options. Users can go through the course from beginning to end, or access the course map and menu and choose specific infection control topics.
Course developed August 2005. Course reviewed July 2008 and January 2011. Course updated February 2014.
There are seven modules in the course. Each module has specific learning objectives.
Module 2: The Importance of Infection Control
Module 3: Take Action to Stay Healthy
Module 4: Avoid Contact with Blood and Body Fluids
Module 5: Make Objects Safe for Use, Limit Contamination
Module 6: Special Considerations
Module 7: Program Evaluation
Continuing Dental Education [CDE] Credit Information:
To receive CDE credit, you must view the entire course, pass the quiz, and complete a course evaluation. You will be able to print a letter documenting successful completion.
OSAP is the Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures. Founded in 1984, the non-profit association is dentistrys premier resource for infection control and safety information. Through its publications, courses, website, and worldwide collaborations, OSAP and the tax-exempt OSAP Foundation support education, research, service, and policy development to promote safety and the control of infectious diseases in dental healthcare settings worldwide.
Planning committee members and faculty for this course have completed the disclosure process and have indicated they have no significant financial relationships or affiliations with any product or commercial manufacturer that might constitute a conflict of interest.
This course contains an audio portion or soundtrack. Please turn on your speakers or use headphones.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.
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