Designed specifically for hygienists, therapists and OHTs
Find out how to protect yourself when facing challenging situations with the Sliding Doors seminar series, which returns for 2018.
Get the guidance you need to manage difficult scenarios to ensure a better outcome for both you and your patients.
Each of the seminars in the series focusses on common situations reported to us by hygienists, therapists and OHTs. By using real-life scenarios, the seminars provide you with the skills and understanding to manage similar problems in the future.
Cost and booking:
Dental Protection members: FREE
Each seminar provides three hours of clinically-based CPD.
These seminars are free for members of Dental Protection. Practitioners who are not members pay $220 to book their place.
However if you buy your ticket and then join Dental Protection before 30 June 2018, the cost will be deducted from your membership fee for the year.
Speak to us now about becoming a member of Dental Protection by calling 1800 444 542 or contacting email@example.com
Saturday 24 February 2018, The Grange, Campbell Town, Tasmania, Which side are we on?
Did you know that more complaints and claims arise from what happened before treatment, than the actual treatment itself? Are you aware that providing treatment without valid consent is a considered a form of assault? Do you know how best to ensure that you have a valid consent in place?
Which side are we On? Wrong tooth, wrong site explores the breakdowns in procedures and protocols that can lead to a failure to provide the correct treatment, the consequences, and how to protect yourself in your day-to-day practise.
Thursday 8 March 2018
, Pan Pacific, Perth, Dirty Stories
Recent years have seen the issue of infection control in dentistry receive widespread attention due to highly publicised infection control breaches in NSW.
Dirty Stories looks at the risks practitioners face when it comes to infection control breaches, looking at the importance of preventing these incidents, and investigating the different kinds you might encounter.
Friday 11 May 2018
, SMC Conference & Function Centre, Sydney, Which side are we on? Wrong tooth, wrong site
More locations will be announced for 2018.
The five different seminars in the series are:
- Why didn’t you say so? Consent
- Which side are we on? Wrong tooth, wrong site
- Gobsmacked Allegation of rough handling or abuse
- Stretching the boundary Working beyond the scope of practice
- Dirty stories Infection control breach
The five different events take place around the country. Not all of the five topics are scheduled for each state, but you can contact us if you would like to request a particular seminar for your state.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information or to express your interest in any of the upcoming events.
We have already visited:
Saturday 21 February 2015, Brisbane, Why didn't you say so?
Saturday 21 March 2015, Toowoomba, Why didn't you say so?
Saturday 23 May 2015, Perth, Gobsmacked
Saturday 20 June 2015, Sydney, Gobsmacked
Saturday 25 July 2015, Melbourne, Gobsmacked
Saturday 31 October 2015, Tasmania, Gobsmacked
Saturday 13 February 2016, Darwin, Gobsmacked
Saturday 20 February 2016, Adelaide,Why didn’t you say so?
Friday 13 May 2016, Townsville, Why didn’t you say so?
Saturday 10 September 2016, Melbourne, Which side are we on?
Saturday 11 March 2017, Rockhampton, Gobsmacked
Saturday 13 May 2017, Perth, Why didn't you say so?
Sunday 20 August 2017, Sydney, Why didn't you say so?
Saturday 14 October 2017, ADIA Dental Show, Brisbane, Gobsmacked