Ergonomics: It’s A Balancing Act

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  • Ergonomics: It’s A Balancing Act

  • 3 Live CEUs
    Subject Code: 149
  • Presented by:
    Nancy Dewhirst R.D.H., B.S.

  • Date + Time:

    Saturday, April 15, 2023

    11:00 am - 2:00 pm Eastern

  • Tuition:

    Dentists: $79.00

    RDH/Auxiliaries: $59.00

    Refund Policy



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Ergonomics: It’s A Balancing Act

Course Description

Ergonomics: It’s A Balancing Act
Enjoy a long dental career and improve clinical precision while avoiding injury and pain! Pathogenesis, causes and prevention of various cumulative trauma disorders are discussed, focusing on upper extremity, spinal and joint pathologies. Evaluate preventive strategies, including equipment design, body positioning and conditioning and enhanced visualization. Practice stretching and strengthening exercises to reduce pain, preserve range of motion and optimize personal career excellence and longevity.

Course Objectives

At the completion of this course the participants should be able to:

  1. Practice and evaluate stretching and strengthening exercises and strategies intended to reduce risk of work-related injuries and to promote greater clinical control and efficiency.
  2. Evaluate various physical signs and symptoms of cumulative trauma disorders commonly found in dental workers.
  3. Understand the physiology of representative cumulative trauma disorders.
  4. Compare ergonomic features of dental equipment and technology that benefit workers and patients.
  5. Consider options to avoid eye damage and protect optimal vision.
  6. Leave with strategies for personal ergonomic protection and improved clinical effectiveness.

The educational teaching methodology used in this course is a lecture presented via live webinar in concert with an accompanying PowerPoint presentation. Both the live lecture and the PowerPoint presentation incorporate a variety of audio and visual cues to enhance audience members’ understanding and retention of key concepts. In addition, audience participation will be encouraged and facilitated by group discussions as well as question and answer periods provided for at the conclusion of each section of the live webinar."



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What People Are Saying
  • "The best OSHA class I’ve ever taken!"

  • "So much data driven information presented in an engaging manner by a knowledgeable instructor!"

  • "Well organized. Good graphics. Nancy spoke clearly. Material was presented in a way that made it easy to understand. Nancy was knowledgeable and was prepared to answer the questions that were submitted."


IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  1. This webinar will be hosted on Zoom.
  2. After registering with Concord Seminars, you will receive an email to register on Zoom. Please click that link and register with Zoom ahead of time.
  3. After registering with Zoom, you will receive an email with instruction on how to access your webinar on the day of.
  4. If you've registered for multiple webinars, please note, you will have to register with Zoom by clicking the emailed link for EACH webinar
  5. Please Note - If you receive a welcome email directly from zoom, that email could mention time limits. Time limits apply if you are hosting your own meeting. You are participating in our live webinar so are not subject to that limit nor will you have to pay Zoom for more time.
  6. A link to your credit verification form will be available on your Account page, under the 'Previously Attended Seminars/Webinars' tab, within 5 business days.



Register
To register by phone, please call (603) 736-9200