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2019 Dental Compliance Update

Olivia Wann
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Even if you didn’t ask for this position you are the NEW Infection Control/Safety Coordinator so now what?!

Feeling overwhelmed by the complexities of staying compliant with OSHA requirements, HIPAA compliance, Department of Health & CDC Regulations and Infection Control Guidelines while trying to avoid patient litigation?

You may feel like you have no time to implement these changes but you will be held accountable. Don’t worry we have your solution!

  • Avoid Fines & Penalties
  • Avoid Brand Destruction
  • Avoid Interruptions to Practice Operations
  • Ensure the Safety of Patients
  • Avoid Employee Injuries
  • Ensure Compliance with Guidelines and Regulatory Bodies

Why Comply? It’s the right thing to do, it’s required and we can provide you with the tools you need to ensure success! Don’t miss this opportunity to watch this comprehensive live webcast designed by dental industry expert Olivia Wann, RDA, JD.

You’ll leave knowing that you are prepared and have a plan to assure your facility meets and exceeds all of today’s requirements.



NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information: Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this live interactive webcast. This webcast is a broadcast of a live event. You will be able to type questions to the speaker. The speaker will see the questions and address them during the presentation as time allows. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether web based activities are an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of your profession.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your profession's standards.

The planning committee and staff who controlled the content of this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. For speaker disclosures, please see speaker bios.

CE Information is based on 100% attendance.

Dental Hygienists

PESI, Inc. is designated as a nationally approved sponsor by the Academy of General Dentistry, which is recognized by many state dental or hygienist boards. Please check your state rules and regulations to determine if this course meets your state criteria. This activity consists of 6.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction.

PESI, Inc. is a Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
10/1/2015 to 9/30/2021
Provider ID# 217543


This activity is offered for 6.0 credit hours.

Other Professions

This activity qualifies for 360 continuing education minutes as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements. 



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Olivia Wann, RDA, JD, joined the dental profession in 1985, working as an office manager and a dental assistant; and she presently runs a successful law practice and a compliance company, Modern Practice Solutions, LLC, that specializes in the dental industry. A dental speaker since 1999, she has presented compliance programs to dental practices, dental schools, and universities in all 50 states, and has spoken extensively on the topics of HIPAA compliance, OSHA compliance, infection control, policies development, and collections.

She was one of the contributing authors and experts for the ADA’s publication, Managing the Regulatory Environment: Best Practices, and has written articles for leading dental journals such as Dental Economics.

In addition, she has served on the regulatory compliance panel for the American Dental Association as a consultant. Ms. Wann graduated from the Nashville School of Law with a Doctorate in Jurisprudence, and magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in health care management from St. Joseph’s College.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Olivia Wann is a founding member of Modern Practice Solutions, LLC. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Olivia Wann has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.

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Program Information


Click here to purchase the DVD or CD recording from our product store. CE hours and approvals on products may differ from live CE approvals.

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Access Period for Live Webcast

For live CE credit, you must watch the live webcast in its entirety at its scheduled time and complete the CE quiz and evaluation within one week. You will have access for 90 days after the program for review.

Webcast Schedule

Please note: There will be a lunch and two 15-minute breaks; one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Lunch and break times will be announced by the speaker and at their discretion. A more detailed schedule is available upon request.


  1. Implement the 2019 OSHA requirements for the dental industry.
  2. Evaluate guidelines for workplace safety from ergonomics to transmittable diseases.
  3. Develop a comprehensive compliance plan for 2019.
  4. Prepare for an OSHA inspection.
  5. Manage compliance for solo or multi-site locations.
  6. Maximize compliance with a custom checklist of policies and procedures.
  7. Verify employee compliance with policies and procedures. 


Guideline and Requirement HOW TO’s:
  • Assess Adherence
  • Avoid OSHA Violations
  • Evaluate your Exposure Control Plan
  • Assess for Potential Hazards & Document Accordingly
  • Handle a Reportable Incident with the Patient and Employee
  • Improve your Post Exposure Management Plan
    • Sharps Injury Log Requirements
    • Best Way to Document & Maintain the Employee Medical Record
  • Address Occupational Transmission of:
    • HBV
    • TB
    • Hep C
    • HIV
    • Required Immunizations & Titers
  • Evaluate Personal Protective Equipment
    • What’s Required
    • Ensuring Compliance
    • Avoiding Litigation
  • Develop a Policy & Plan to Address
    • Workplace Violence
    • Sexual Harassment
    • Fire Prevention
    • Emergency Action
    • Radiation Safety
    • NOMAD System
    • Waste Management
    • Laser Safety
    • Monitor for Quality Control
Training Requirements
  • Keep Required Training Interesting
  • The Different Requirements for New Hires vs. Annual Training
  • Ensure Chemical Safety
    • Is your SDS Up-to-date?
    • What about Accidental Exposure Next Steps?
  • Ergonomic Evaluations
The Latest Changes in the Infection Control Plan
  • OSAP Book
  • Waterlines
  • NEW CDC Guidelines
  • Sterilization Requirements & Monitoring
  • Packaging & Biological Indicators
  • Dental Lab Compliance
  • Strategies to Reduce: Beryllium Exposure, Silica Exposure
Would Your Office Past the Test?
  • Handling an Audit
  • Next Steps After a Fine or Penalty

Target Audience

  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Assistants
  • Office Managers
  • Compliance Officers
  • Safety Coordinators
  • Administrative Personnel



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