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Interim Dental Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for the COVID‑19 Response – A New Paradigm

Course Number: 647

Education and Training

Provide Education and Training.2

  • Provide DHCP with job- or task-specific education and training on preventing transmission of infectious agents, including refresher training.

    • Training: Basic Expectations for Safe Care

  • Ensure that DHCP are educated, trained, and have practiced the appropriate use of PPE prior to caring for a patient, including attention to correct use of PPE and prevention of contamination of clothing, skin, and the environment during the process of removing such equipment.

    • Using PPE

    • Healthcare Respiratory Protection Resources Training