Winter 2023 Mandatory & Fundamental Continuing Education Credits for the Entire Dental Team

With 2024 around the corner, it's a perfect time for your entire dental team to gain insights on emerging trends while completing required infection control training. Join our Zoom-only event, where you’ll build treatment and patient conversation skills without feeling like you’re making a hard sell, consider the importance of antibiotic stewardship within your dental office, and prepare your infection control checklist for the near year. The afternoon will end with futurist and dentist Jeremy Krell, DMD, MBA, who will give you insights into what’s ahead for 2024 and well beyond.

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Register for Upcoming Sessions

December 1, 2023 8:30 am - December 1, 2023 3:45 pm

Zoom Webinar

Course Number: CF814

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Description

Learn How To

Professional Treatment and Financial Patient Conversations Without Hardcore Sales

  • Interview patients to assess and prime their interest
  • Obtain your patient’s permission to present complete dentistry
  • Use a simple three-step framework for treatment presentation
  • Discuss financial options professionally, with high levels of success

A Team Approach to Antibiotic Stewardship in Dentistry

  • Describe how antibiotic resistance occurs and some of the most important antibiotic resistance issues
  • Consider the impact that unnecessary antibiotic exposure has on patient harm, including antibiotic resistance and Clostridiodes difficile infection
  • Review guidelines for the management of odontogenic infections and guidelines for antibiotic prophylaxis
  • Identify key antibiotic stewardship issues in dentistry and provide approaches and tools that all dental staff may implement

Let’s Run a Pre-2024 Mock Infection Control Inspection

  • Discuss updated guidelines from the CDC
  • Assign infection control adherence tasks to every member of your team
  • Integrate daily infection control best practices into your daily work in 2024

Oral Health Innovations that Will Shake Up Your World in 2024 and Beyond

  • Consider how innovators across the world are approaching health and oral health problems from a vast array of perspectives and what are the leading growth areas
  • Map dental technology categories, sub-categories, and the synergy among startups within
  • Explore how to create a culture of innovation in your practice(s), group, or DSO and a workflow for the evaluation and adoption of groundbreaking technology
  • Envision your role in the changing landscape of oral health throughout your career
  • Consider how to capture the upside of innovations that you consume and how this impacts change management and incentives
  • Discuss how organizations pursue real inclusion, strength, and empowerment for untapped talent and underserved businesses in the oral health space, including, but not limited to, women-, LBGTQ+- and minority-owned businesses
  • Examine the technological advances that exist at the intersection of oral and systemic health

 

Training Methods

Illustrated lectures, discussion and case studies