Comply with Me: Take Your Infection Control and OSHA Training to New Heights (BODEX):

Complacency is the enemy in infection control and safety; Karen's in-depth, informative workshops put principle into practice by taking an unexpected, engaging approach to compliance training topics like: hand hygiene, sharps safety, instrument sterilization, and appropriate barriers for bloodborne, contact, droplet, and airborne pathogens. So, leave the OSHA and CDC binders on their shelves for a little while, and let Karen guide your team through an entertaining, interactive, and potentially life-saving refresher course exclusively tailored for those working in healthcare.

Learning Objectives:
- Understand federal laws and guidance regarding infection control and prevention for dental practices in the era of COVID and beyond
- Illuminate the role of the infection control coordinator
- Review the optimal design of central sterilization, cleaning and sterilization protocols, biological and chemical monitors, and more
- Describe the contents of the Exposure Control Plan and Post-Exposure protocol
- Fulfill your OSHA training on this day with the entire practice in attendance
- Gain the skills and understanding to rock your compliance program!

  • Time: 12:00pm-2:59pm PT
  • CE Credit: 3, Meets BODEX Standards for Infection Control
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  • Supported by:First Citizens Bank
  • Supported by:ProEdge
  • Supported by:Care Credit
Karen Daw

Karen Daw, MBA, CECM

In her high energy presentations, Karen Daw, MBA, CECM infuses hands-on activities, exercises, fun stories and both dental and medical specific examples from her 20+ years’ experience as a speaker, consultant, and authorized OSHA trainer. From the 2-person practice to 1,000-person audiences, Karen helps healthcare professionals enhance their safety and compliance systems. She has authored articles and continuing education courses, and contributed to the Center for Disease Control’s latest dental infection control app. She is a proud member and former co-chair of the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP). She is a member in good standing with Dental Speakers Bureau and Dental Speaker Institute. Karen graduated from and worked at the Ohio State University as the Assistant Director for the Sterilization Monitoring Service and then as the Clinic Health and Safety Director for the College of Dentistry. She continued her education by earning an MBA with a focus on Management and Healthcare Administration. Karen offers regulatory compliance solutions for healthcare practices. She is committed to helping people rethink compliance, not as a mandatory activity but as a culture of safety. As a result of her work, healthcare professionals are able to more confidently meet regulatory standards, implement leaner processes, and create a safer work environment while actually decreasing costs.

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