ASTDD is partnering with the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention OSAP to link states to technical assistance, educational materials, information on policy development and other resources on infection prevention and safety. A non-profit organization, OSAP is a unique group of dental practitioners, allied healthcare workers, industry representatives, and other interested persons with a collective mission to promote infection control and related science-based health and safety policies and practices.
OSAP supports this commitment to dental workers and the public through quality education and information dissemination.
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OSAP is a trusted source of information for dental educators, consultants, clinicians, researchers and policy makers that provides timely updates, advanced education, innovative training tools, referenced answers to vexing infection control questions and proven strategies to address compliance challenges.
Other safety issues include ergonomics, eye protection, use of visible light cure units, noise control, handling of dental mercury, ventilation, nitrous oxide, radiation from dental x-rays, etc. Search Topics Facebook Login. Infection Prevention and Safety State oral health programs have a shared responsibility for the safe delivery of oral health care.
Every year, lives are lost because of the spread of infections in hospitals.
Health care workers can take steps to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. These steps are part of infection control. Proper hand washing is the most effective way to prevent the spread of infections in hospitals.
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If you are a patient, don't be afraid to remind friends, family and health care providers to wash their hands before getting close to you. Infection Control.
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Other steps health care workers can take include Covering coughs and sneezes Staying up-to-date with immunizations Using gloves, masks and protective clothing Making tissues and hand cleaners available Following hospital guidelines when dealing with blood or contaminated items.