Basic Expectations for Safe Care

A Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care published by the CDC in 2016 includes an Infection Prevention Checklist for Dental Settings (Appendix A).8 The Infection Prevention Checklist, Section I: Policies and Practices provides a tool to monitor institutional compliance with administrative measures (Section I.1) and infection prevention education training (Section I.2) that fulfill basic expectations for safe care (Box C).8

Box C. Administrative Measure and Infection Prevention Education Training Compliance: Checklist for Oral Healthcare Settings.
Box C - checklist