Dental Regulatory Compliance Resources*

*These resources are current as of the recording date of each episode .  Due to frequently changing guidance, recommendations and regulations during the COVID-19 pandemic, some of the resources may have been deleted or updated.  

Episode #62 Interview with a Former OSHA Officer - Learn How You Can Avoid Violations

JULY 20, 2022

Episode #61 Ransomware: What you don't know can hurt you and your practice

JULY 13, 2022

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Episode #60 OSAP Annual Conference Roundup #1

JULY 7, 2022

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Episode #58 The Luminaries of Infection Prevention and Control in Dentistry - Featuring John A. Molinari, PhD

JUNE 22, 2022

  • CDC Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings - 2003 (LINK)

Episode #57 Ergonomics in Dentistry

JUNE 15, 2022

  • Ergonomics in Dentistry – International Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry (LINK)

  • FDI World Dental Federation – Ergonomic and Posture Guidelines for Oral Health Professionals (PDF)

Episode #56 Ultrasonic Cleaners-Do’s and Don’ts to Achieve Clean Instruments

JUNE 08, 2022

  • Ultrasonic Cleaners and Solutions -John Molinari, PhD - Dental Economics (LINK)

  • The 5 Most Overlooked Cleaning Guidelines for Your Ultrasonic Bath – Michelle Strange, MSDH, RDH-Dental Economics (LINK)

  • How to Conduct a Foil Test for Ultrasonic (PDF)

Episode #53 Weed at Work: Navigating Marijuana Use in Your Practice

MAY 12, 2022

  • Federal Marijuana Laws (LINK)

  • Drug Testing in Legal Marijuana States (LINK)

  • California’s Cannabis Laws (LINK)

  • Cannabis Laws in Tennessee (LINK)

  • Drug-Free Tennessee (LINK)

Episode #46  Dental Assistants Recognition Week: Learn How to                   Get Certified in Dental Infection Prevention and Control

MARCH 07, 2022

  • Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) (LINK)

    Organization for Safety Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) (LINK)

    Certification in Dental Infection Prevention and Control (CDIPC) (LINK)

    CDC Basic Expectations for Safe Care Modules (LINK)

  • CDC Foundations: Building the Safest Dental Visit (LINK)

Episode #40  Update to the CDC Guidance on Respiratory                                 Protection and Work Restrictions

JANUARY 19, 2022

  • Resources for CDC Updates to Masks for General Public

    • CDC Summary of Recent Changes to Types of Masks and Respirators (LINK)

    • ACGIH Fact Sheet on Respirators (PDF)

  • Resources for CDC Updates for Work Restrictions for HCW’s

    • ​Interim Guidance for Managing Healthcare Personnel with SARS-CoV-2 Infection or Exposure to SARS-CoV-2 (LINK)

    • Strategies to Mitigate Healthcare Personnel Staffing Shortages (LINK)

  • Resources for California

    • UPDATE - COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary Standards (CAL-OSHA Jan 14, 2022) (PDF)

    • Revisions to CAL-OSHA ETS Jan 14, 2022 FAQs (PDF)

    • What Employers and Workers Need to Know About COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine CAL-OSHA Jan14, 2022 (PDF)

Episode #33  New Technology for Improving Air Quality in Dental                       Settings

DECEMBER 01, 2021

Episode #31  Cyber Security: It's More than HIPAA

NOVEMBER 15, 2021

Episode #30  CDC Training Infection Prevention Training Courses

NOVEMBER 08, 2021

Episode #14  Special Edition: California COVID-19 Vaccine                                Mandates for Health Care Workers

AUGUST 08, 2021

Episode #12  Eye-Opening Tips for Eye Safety in Dentistry

JULY 28, 2021

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Episode #11  You Can Think Your Dental Unit Water is Safe or You                      Can KNOW It! Sponsored by Sterisil®

JULY 21, 2021

Episode #8   FAQ on the OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard

JULY 07, 2021

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Episode #4   The Role of the Safety Coordinator in Dentistry

JUNE 09, 2021

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Episode #3   OSHA's Engineering & Work Practice Controls for                          COVID-19 Safety

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