|IMPROVING COMPLIANCE - LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE UK AND CANADA|
||The presentation will discuss the legal and regulatory framework surrounding infection prevention in dental offices in the UK and Canada. The purpose is to show a possible way forward to enhance compliance in the US and elsewhere as a way of improving the safety of patients and dental personnel.|
After attending this program, participants should be able to:
- Describe the history of regulatory controls in the dental surgery in United Kingdom and Canada.
- List several social, economic and clinical drivers that have influenced the change in regulatory control in these countries.
- Describe how the encouragement of compliance is evolving in these countries.
- Identify examples of how these changes may develop in other geographical areas and into the future.