This activity is for dentists to receive the CE required to renew both oral conscious sedation (8 hours of CE) and parenteral or IV sedation permits (16 hours of CE)*
*This course, in conjunction with our 8 hour online course (sold separately) is for parenteral or I.V. sedation permit renewals. To participate in online continuing education course click here.
Sedation/General Anesthesia Monitoring
for Licensed Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists.
This 8- hour dental sedation continuing education program is for currently permitted anesthesia providers and staff. This program is designed to provide participants with updates on current standards, regulations, the latest science and evidence based techniques in regards to managing the airway, medical emergencies and monitoring as related to sedation and anesthesia in the office setting.
At completion of this course participants should be able to:
Identify the roles and responsibilities of each sedation team member
Describe the standards and regulations as related to office based anesthesia and analgesia
Describe and utilize the necessary monitoring and emergency equipment required
Demonstrate airway management using multiple devices
Describe related pharmacology of sedatives, reversal agents and emergency medications
Describe appropriate monitoring and documentation
Develop acceptable recovery & discharge protocols
Understand the latest recommended guidelines from the American Dental Association (ADA).
This program includes didactic instruction and a hands on skills workshop in airway management
utilizing simulation and multiple airway devices, in addition scenarios will be constructed and
participants will be asked questions in regards to managing medical emergencies.
This 8 hour CE course along with 8 hours of CE from our online course meet the requirements for parenteral sedation permit renewals for Dentists.