OSAP Dental Infection Control Boot Camp Scheduled Jan. 25–28

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The 2021 Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) Dental Infection Control Boot Camp, “2021 Safety Strong,” will take place January 25–28. This year’s all-virtual course will feature experts in dental preventive treatment and patient safety.

New OSHA standards, unannounced inspections may be coming

Dr. Bicuspid

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) may soon issue new infectious disease standards that include unannounced inspections at dental practices, according to a February 26 session at the virtual 2021 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.


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Podcast: What you need to know about an OSHA inspection

Dr. Bicuspid

In this podcast, Govoni tells dentists and dental team members what they need to know about an inspection and what should be done now to prepare for one. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Dental trends: How infection control has changed and will continue to change.

Going Virtual at Yankee Dental Congress® 2021

Dental News and Technology

November 11, 2020 — Yankee Dental Congress® 2021 will be an entirely digital experience held from January 28 – 30, 2021. Yankee, which is New England’s largest dental meeting, is presented by the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS). SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass.—November

Equip Your Dental Practice with Next-Level Sanitization with PurLite Clean UV-C Cleaner

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. The focus for week one of Dental Infection Control Awareness Month ( #DICAM20 ) is hand hygiene. These germs get transferred throughout your dental practice as well as people’s homes. Share. Tweet. Share.

Dental Instrument Reprocessing and Waterline Maintenance: Behind the Scenes

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. The theme for week two of Dental Infection Control Awareness Month (#DICAM20 ) is Dental Unit Waterlines (DUWLs). Safety is a critical part of every dental patient’s experience. Dental unit waterlines.

Building and Supporting a Robust Culture of Safety in the Dental Workplace

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Infection control and adherence to strict regulations are critical components in the success of a dental practice. It is up to dental office leaders to create and sustain a culture of safety involving the entire dental team.