Overview

Course Description: Instrumentation can play an integral role in patient comfort, quality of care, and career longevity. High Tech, Light Touch engages course participants by training them in an innovative technology not traditionally taught while completing a dental hygiene program. New techniques may easily be integrated immediately into a practice setting, improving ergonomics and patient satisfaction.

Course Objectives:

·         Gain confidence in the basics of general hand instrumentation and ergonomic principles needed to deliver quality patient care. 

·         Recognize the benefits of a modified instrumentation technique while actively experiencing XP Sharpen-free instrumentation.

·         Appreciate the metallurgic properties of various hand instruments, including unique instrument patterns

·         Implement proper instrument maintenance and sterilization recommended by the CDC and OSHA.




Course Contact:

Course Categories: New Concepts in Dental Hygiene,Clinical Dental Science,Sterilization / Asepsis Procedures, Equipment, and Personal Protective Equipment,Periodontics (Diagnosis, Treatment (surgical/non-surgical), Maintenance, Scaling / Instrumentation, Supportive Perio Therapies),Preventative Dental Services,Ergonomics ,Clinical Application / Techniques / Procedures,Evaluation, Selection, Incorporation, Care of Dental Equipment, Instruments, and Emerging Technologies

Provider Affiliation: (ADA) American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP) approved providers

Educational Type: Live

Educational Method: Lecture

Prerequisites : None

Sponsor(s) : Young Innovations/American Eagle Instruments

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None

All CE Zoom related support: support.cezoom.com

Date / Time

Fri, May 11, 2018: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM MST

Location

Hampton Inn-Meridian 875 South Allen Street
Meridian, ID

Tuition

$29 (Free for IDHA members)