Dental Hygiene Licensure CEU Course - Local Anesthesia Review
Saturday, November 16, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST)
Local Anesthesia Hands-On Injection Technique Review
RDH with permit L
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
4 CE hours: $150.00
Limited to 16 participants
Course number DH161-77
The course is designed for the dental hygiene practitioner who has already acquired their Permit L and wants to review local anesthesia injection techniques. Basic head and neck anatomy as it pertains to local anesthesia injections will be reviewed. Anatomical variations and the adjustments to technique will also be covered. The hands-on portion will be participant-driven. The participant must provide as part of registration a current dental hygiene license, CPR Healthcare provider card, certificate from an approved local anesthesia certification course or current Permit L, medical history, consent form and be able to sit as a partner to receive injections.
Upon completion of this program participants will be able to:
- Identify the critical anatomical landmarks for maxillary and mandibular nerve block injections
- Assess causes for inadequate local anesthesia
- Practice alternative administration techniques
Instructor: Denise Tetreault, RDH MEd., Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene at Mount Ida College, Newton, MA.
This course will take place in our newly renovated dental clinic.
Lunch is available for purchase at the new Campus Center dining room.
PLEASE NOTE: The Dental Hygiene Program at Mount Ida College is offering a Local Anesthesia Certification course with on-site instruction on January 9, 10, 11 and 12, 2014 in addition to an on-line learning component. For more information and to register visit http://www.mountida.edu/academics/continuing-education/dental-hygienist-local-anesthesia-certification/.