ALLIED DENTAL TEAM

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

 

Friday September 24, 2021

9:00 - 11:00 am

Smart Tax Strategies for the Dental Practice/Owner 

Presented by: Michael Royer, CPA, Berry, Talbot Royer CPA Firm

 

Friday November 18, 2021

9:00 - 11:00 am

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office

Presented by: Dr. Peter Vellis

 

Course Description:

An emergency situation in the dental office is a frightening and overwhelming experience for all involved. The key to providing the best care for all involved is to be prepared. When you are prepared for an emergency, the emergency ceases to exist. Every one of us in practice will experience a situation that will require intervention at one point in our career. Successful management of a medical emergency involves working both as an individual and in groups in a coordinated response to address the presenting problem. 


When the dental team is prepared, we can not only identify the problem but we can respond swiftly to affect a successful conclusion. In this lecture, we will review the common medical problems that can present and develop specific protocols to respond and resolve the emergency.

Learning Objectives:

 

  • Identify the most common types of emergencies that present in the dental office.

  • Understand and recognize how the dental team works together to address these issues and concerns.

  • Learn to develop a protocol to assist a patient or staff member in distress

  • Recognize the use of various medications in your emergency kit and how they work and more importantly when to use them.

  • Develop an emergency preparedness checklist so that staff members have very specific duties.  


The target audience for this lecture is dental staff, hygienists, and dentists. 

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.  The Maine Dental Association designates these activities for one to six continuing education credits. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.

The Maine Dental Association 
is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider

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Accepted Program Provider

FAGD / MAGD Credit

05/01/2018 to 06/30/2021