Professional Learning Services, LLC is pleased to offer our most popular in office topics tailored to your dental practice.   PLS is an ADA CERP and AADH, Inc. recognized continuing education provider and is authorized to award CEUs for their classes. Classes are designed for all team members.  All of our instructors are credentialed and experienced speakers with excellent audience evaluations.

BLS Healthcare Provider for the Dental Team (5 CEUs and 2 year AHA card)

Adult, Pediatric CPR, AED, Respirations and Obstructed Airway

  • Oriented and relevant to dental professionals
  • Personable instructors with consistently excellent ratings
  • Focused and fun learning experience
  • Efficient training scheduled at your convenience
  • Low student/teacher ratio for personalized attention
  • Course manuals and barrier masks provided
    Tuition: $99 pp.  Minimum of 5 (incl. S&H of books). Each additional person is $99.

Tuition for courses below is $750. for up to 15 attendees.  Additional attendees are $25 per person.
For extended training and practice site inspection, add $100 per hour.

OSHA/INFECTION CONTROL UPDATE (2 CEUs)
 Compliant with Federal guidelines for annual renewal AND CT law mandate (effective 10/1/16)

Dental healthcare workers are at risk for exposure and injury.  A sound work environment is essential for employees. Record keeping, Hazards Communication and the Bloodborne Pathogens Standards Act are the main categories for compliance. This course addresses the reduction of exposure, disease transmission and injury to an employee. 

Topics addressed:
Hazmat Rules,  Record keeping, SDS manual, OSHA standards for darkroom, sterilization and lab areas, storage and disposal of PPE and contaminated waste and more.
Methods:  Lecture, discussion, participation, handouts.

MEDICAL EMERGENCIES REVIEW and UPDATE (2 CEUs)
Participants learn to identify, respond to, and treat early warning signs and symptoms that could lead to life threatening events.

Topics addressed:
Protocol for breathing emergencies, diabetes, syncope, allergic reactions and seizures are reviewed.  Discussion on team approach to in office emergencies, how to store and operate emergency equipment, and contents and utilization of first aid kits are also addressed.
Methods: Lecture, discussion, participation, handouts.

HIPAA RULES Update and workshop (2 CEUs)

This course will provide a review of the compliance requirements of the HIPAA Privacy Rule, including the recent changes under the Omnibus Rule finalizing the HITECH Act published in January 2013. Particular emphasis will be given to areas that are known to be challenging to provider compliance, as well as strategies to assure compliance with the changes to the Rule.

Methods: Lecture, discussion, participation, handouts

HANDS ON DENTAL HYGIENE CLINICAL COACHING: Instrumentation and Sharpening

This private instruction for individual or small group provides clinical assessment of skills, techniques, posture and positioning. Teaching methods are designed to be relevant to learner needs and learning styles. Confidence building and coaching is emphasized.
Tuition: $125 per hour. Minimum 2hrs.

DENTRIX AND EAGLESOFT INTRODUCTORY TRAINING
by arrangement

DEXIS CLINICAL PRACTICE
by arrangment

Payment is due upon confirmation.  PLS accepts V, MC or Discover credit cards. Business checks are made payable to “PLS” and mailed to the address below. For other topics, please inquire.

Joyce Turcotte RDH, M.Ed., FAADH
President, Professional Learning Services, LLC
2010 Sharon St., Boca Raton, Fl 33486
O: 203.261.2857/ M: 203.218.8233/ F: 203.459.2911
jturcotte@pls.org

2017.  Fees are subject to change