OSHA, Infection Control and HIPAA
Updates and Best Practices
Friday, December 03, 2021
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM (EST)
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
Cost: $25 per person
(after 50% of registration fee covered by the Permian Basin Dental Society)
$25 registration fee paid by check made out to the Permian Basin District Dental Society must be sent by mail.
Address envelope to:
Permian Basin Endodontics
2003 W Wall Street
Midland TX 79701
Cancellation Policy: No fee if cancelled 10 or more days before the event. No refund if cancelled within 10 days of the event.
Let’s talk about OSHA, Infection Control and HIPAA.
OSHA requirements include an annual retraining session for all employees. This course will help fulﬁll these requirements & will update participants on the latest from OSHA, including the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for Hazard Communication. The course also covers the Bloodborne Disease Pathogens Standard and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Infection Control Guidelines for Dentistry. Other topics include COVID-19 and requirements in the areas of fire, noise, ventilation, egress, ionizing radiation and workplace violence.
HIPAA compliance training is required for all members of the dental team. The course is designed to educate participants on the training requirements for HIPAA compliance in their facilities and fulfill training requirements in the areas of privacy, security and breach notification. In addition the course will review the latest amendments to the HIPAA regulations and recent new guidance from the Department of Health and Human Services, who oversees HIPAA enforcement.
Participants will also review the results of recent OSHA and HIPAA inspections and will understand how to prepare for them, avoid them and react to them, should one occur in their facility.
The course is designed to educate participants on the training requirements for HIPAA compliance in their facilities and fulfill training requirements in the areas of privacy, security and breach notification.
Each participant will receive:
- An OSHA and infection control workbook
- A HIPAA workbook
- Detailed audit checklists for OSHA, HIPAA and infection control
- List of required and recommended products
SPEAKER: Karson L. Carpenter, DDS
Dr. Karson L. Carpenter is a practicing dentist who serves as President of Compliance Training Partners. He is an OSHA approved trainer who has for over 25 years designed educational programs to bring dental and medical facilities into compliance with the governmental regulations that affect them in the areas of OSHA, HIPAA and infection control. Dr. Carpenter’s experience includes guiding numerous clients across the United States through OSHA and HIPAA inspections, as well as the critical post-inspection process.