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One Day Mandatory Courses

Date: 10/25/2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Short Description: One Day Mandatory Courses
Location: Kovens Conference Center
3000 NE 151 Street, North Miami, FL 33181
Phone: (305) 919-5000
http://kovens.fiu.edu/

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Friday,October 25, 2019

Kovens Conference Center

3000 NE 151st Sreet

North Miami, FL 33181

 

SFDDA Mandated Courses for Re-Licensure:

 

9:00 a.m. (two hours) “Prescribing Controlled Substances”

Legislation now requires that all dentists take the two-hour Opioid Prescribing course by the license renewal deadline of February 29, 2020. If you have already taken this course you are not required to take it again in this biennium.

The course will review:

  • The current standards for prescribing controlled substances
  • New Florida laws and rules related to the prescribing of controlled substances.
  • Attendees will be able to define acute and chronic pain and opioid addiction
  • Attendees will know when to consider non-opioid and non-pharmacological alternatives for pain management.

11:30 a.m. (one hour): “Human Trafficking”

Dentists must now complete a one-hour CE course on human trafficking as part of the total number of hours for CE required by law.

The course will address:

  • both sex and labor trafficking,
  • how to identify individuals who may be victims of human trafficking,
  • how to report cases on human trafficking
  • Learn about resources available to victims

12:30 p.m. (2 hours) Medical Errors

This course is designed to inform and educate dentists about risk management and the prevention of medical errors in clinical practice.

2:30 p.m. (2 hours) Domestic Violence

This course will help dentists in early identification of domestic violence victims and their abusers, and to offer education, counseling, and referral information when needed.