2-Day CE Curriculum
to Satisfy Recently Mandated Sedation of High-Risk Patients (RULE §110.16)
This 2-day hybrid continuing educational program consists of both online and class room didactics (20hrs) along with a strong hands on clinical component utilizing high fidelity manikins to simulate 10 cases.
Pre-anesthetic patient assessment, physical evaluation, pharmacology of sedative agents, appropriate sedation/anesthetic techniques, intra-operative monitoring, perioperative complications, records keeping along with recovery and discharge of medically compromised/high risk patients including but not limited to geriatrics, obese, special needs, cardiovascular disease, pulmonary disease, endocrine disorders, genetic disorders, obstructive sleep apnea and other systemic conditions.
Enrollees will manage and complete 10 cases utilizing high-fidelity patient simulation with the use of computerized manikins that simulate real-life scenarios. All of the cases will be performed and documented under the on-site instruction and direct supervision of a licensed dentist authorized to administer sedation/anesthesia to high-risk patients.