Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) JUNE

Thu 27 June 2024 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) JUNE

Are you looking to expand your current knowledge and gain insight into new guidelines and standards and learn how you can minimise the impact of IPC on your efficiency, cost and the environment?

Our team is qualified to assist you in the implementation of contemporary infection prevention and control including reprocessing processes.

Be guided through the principles using a range of media, equipment demonstrations and discussion.  Experience a truly practical session with many take-home tips to reduce risk, increase efficiency and reduce costs associated with consumables use, loss and damage to equipment.

You will learn about:

  • changes to regulatory requirements, guidance documents and revised standards
  • standard and transmission-based precautions:
    • PPE, hand hygiene, sharps, waste and environmental management 
    • aseptic technique – general
    • waterline management and testing 
    • maintaining preparedness 
  • working safely and efficiently – staff health and occupational exposure management
  • reprocessing instruments and equipment, including:
    • cleaning methods – the role of detergents, ultrasonic cleaners and washer disinfectors
    • the importance of rinsing
    • tracking and the most efficient implementation in your practice
    • sterilisation – releasing loads, documentation and recalls
    • validation – clarify your role and the technician’s role.
  • sustainable methods of documenting monitoring tasks, test and maintenance performance

Presented by Amanda Brown.

CPD hours: 4 clinical hours

RSVP by 20 June 2024

Did you know this same program is offered at your practice anywhere in Victoria? Contact us to find out more practiceplus@adavb.org or phone 88254600.

Stay COVIDSafe at ADAVB events.

Please note: Photographs may be taken at this event and may be used on the ADAVB website, social media or publications to promote ADAVB events and ADAVB membership. Please advise us if you do not wish to be photographed.



 

 

Schedule

Speakers

Amanda Brown

Amanda Brown has extensive experience in public and private practice, and is a highly regarded consultant in infection prevention and control.

Amanda’s qualifications are:

• Certificate in Infection Control and Sterilisation
• Certificate in Dental Nursing
• Certificate III in Sterilising Practice
• Member of ACIPC
• Member of SRACA.

Sponsors & Supporters

Industry Partners

Moneywise
Guild
Invedent
BOQ
PSA
Bongiorno