Infection Prevention and Control Headquarters

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Schedule

10:30am: Standard and transmission-based precautions

  • Hand hygiene - activities 
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)  
    • Including P2 respirators - key considerations to selecting, fit testing and checking.
  • Sharps management 
  • Aseptic techniques (simple extractions and surgical procedures) - demonstration and participation.
  • Environmental management  
    • Barriers and wipes (demonstration of environmental markers and techniques) 
  • Waterline management - video and demonstration.
  • Maintaining COVID Safe plans.

1pm - 1.30pm: Break

1:30pm: Reprocessing instruments and equipment

  • Manual and mechanical cleaning. View practice videos and demonstrations of simulated soil and protein testing
  • Packaging, tracking and sterilising RMDs - demonstration and examples 
  • Testing, interpreting device results and readouts 
  • Validation processes  
  • Documentation to support processes (paper and electronic) - examples and resources.
  • Product tips and tricks to managing multiple practitioners RMDs - demonstration of concepts. 

4pm: Finish

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
• Member of OSAP.

Sponsors & Supporters

Industry Partners

BOQ
Guild
Oracle Dental Design
Invedent
Moneywise
Bongiorno
Defibrillators Australia
PSA