Topic Tag: face

C. Eye Protection

In order to protect the eyes from exposure to potentially infectious material, all DHCP must wear one of the approved forms of eye protection. According to OSHA and the DBC’s Minimum Standards for Infection Control, eye protection must have solid front and side protection, and […]

B. Masks

In order to protect the themselves from exposure to infectious organisms spread through inhaling aerosol spray from handpieces, air-water syringes, and/or splashes, all DHCP are required to wear masks when performing the following: patient treatment procedures, disinfecting, and when cleaning and sterilizing contaminated instruments. Masks […]