Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) JULY

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10:30am: Standard and transmission-based precautions

  • Hand hygiene
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)  
    • Optimising protection
    •  Key considerations to selection
  • Sharps and waste management including ‘’waste tracker’’
  • 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 preparedness

1pm - 1.30pm: Break

1:30pm: Reprocessing instruments and equipment

  • Product tips and tricks to managing multiple practitioners RMDs
  • Manual and mechanical cleaning.
  • The importance of rinsing post cleaning – water quality
  • 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.

4pm: Finish


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.

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