Sat, Mar 25|
UAA Allied Health Science Bldg, Room 147
2023 Spring CE
Join us for our Spring CE and business meeting. This will be offered both in-person and online via Zoom. Brunch will be provided for those attending the meeting in-person.
Time & Location
Mar 25, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
UAA Allied Health Science Bldg, Room 147, 3500 Seawolf Dr, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
About the Event
Please use the "Register for a Class Here" form on the EVENTS page to register for this CE.
8:30am – 9:00am - Registration
9:00am-10:00am - "Principles of Anesthesia" (1CEU), Speaker: Dr. Kenley Michaud, DDS
10:15am-11:45am - State Dental Hygiene Business Meeting - Brunch provided for those in attendance
12:00pm – 3:00pm - "Expanded Functions for Dental Hygienist in Alaska" (3CEU), Speaker: Royann Royer, RDH and Lisa Wells, RDH
Principles of Anesthesia
Course Synopsis: Varying types of anesthesia all play vital roles in dentistry. The purpose of this course is to discuss the different types of anesthesia, their history and how they can be implemented in the dental office. It will also discuss red flags hygienists can look for when recommending various types of sedation their patients might need.
Expanded Functions for Dental Hygienists in Alaska
Course Synopsis: This course is designed to provide dental personnel with a review of the expanded functions available to a dental hygienist in Alaska. A synopsis of the Statutes and Regulations will be presented and will include a review of the criteria and certifications needed to utilize these expanded functions. The course will present a panel of hygienists who utilize these expanded functions and examples of how they obtained certifications and clinical experiences performing these functions. There will be time provided during and at the end of the session for questions from attendees.
***AK DHA is not responsible for lost or misplaced CEU AK BoDE-approved course vouchers. A $50 fee will be charged for the reissue of a certificate, only available for 2 years after course date, upon attendance verification***