|Incorporating the CDC Guidelines into your dental practice|
OSAP turned the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings - 2003 into a checklist for dental practice settings.
|Clinical Contact Surface Disinfectant Chart||How do you select the right surface disinfectant for your dental setting? Use this handy reference toolkit to review the options and inform your decision.|
|Guidance on Infection Control Considerations for Dental Services in Sites Using Portable Equipment or Mobile Vans||Does your practice volunteer for community-based dental outreach programs? These programs often operate in challenging settings where space and resources needed to comply with recommended infection control pratices may be limited (e.g., absence of sinks) or other challenges exist. Use this checklist for strategies and suggestions on how to implement CDC recommendations in a variety of non-traditional dental settings.|
|Healthcare Personnel Vaccination Recommendations||The Advisory Committe on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the US CDCD provides advice that will lead to a reduction in the incidence of vaccine preventable diseases in the US, and an increase in the safe use of vaccines and related biological products. The ACIP is the only entity in the federal government that makes such recommenations.|
|Immunization Schedules||This handy link provides downloadable immunizations schedules for children, adolescent and teens, and adults. It also offers vaccine recording and screening forms.|
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