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Title: 2021 OSHA Training Updates: Bloodborne Pathogens & Beyond

What every healthcare professional needs to know before OSHA is at the door

Overview: OSHA requires that all healthcare employers maintain a written Exposure Control Plan. The plan must include a risk analysis, Hepatitis B vaccinations, follow-up procedures, an evaluation of safer sharps and training. The 2-hour update includes the following topics: Health Care Worker Safety and Health, Common Hazards from Bloodborne Pathogens Associated with Medical & Dental Offices, Compliance with OSHA Regulations and Q&A. OSHA requires that your plan be reviewed; that the newest technology be reviewed, and that training is repeated on an annual basis.

Desired Learning Outcomes: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Implement a training program for healthcare employees that may be exposed to bloodborne pathogens.
  • Identify appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Identify the most frequently violated OSHA regulations in medical and dental practices.
  • Create a written exposure control plan for healthcare workers assigned as first-aid providers.
  • Explain the latest hazard communication requirements.

    2021 Schedule:

    2-hour training course Schedule
    Webinar / Lecture: Wednesday, September 15th | 9:00-11:00 AM CST

    Target Audience: All Physicians, Nurses, Dentists, Dental Hygienists and Physician/Dental Assistants

    CME / CEU Credits: 2.0 for all physicians and dental professionals

    Fees:
    CMS Members or Staff Person: $99
    CDS Member or Staff Person: $109
    Non-Members or Staff Person: $129

    Cancellation Policy:

    Individual cancellations must be received in writing by the CMS office no later than 72 hours prior to the program.  Refunds will not be issued after 72 hours or for “no-shows.”

    Questions? Please contact Candice Cole at ccole@cmsdocs.org or call the Education Department at: 312-670-2550.

    CME Disclosures, Accreditation & Designation: The following planning members of the Chicago Medical Society’s CME Subcommittee on Joint Providership have disclosed that they do not have any relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests: Michael Hanak, MD, FAA, Chairman, Eric A. Eason, MD, Arjang Khorasani, MD, Vemuri S. Murthy, Course Director, and Candice Cole, CMS Coordinator.

    The Chicago Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Chicago Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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