Instrument Processing

Learn Processing Methods & Requirements

  • On-demand

  • Speaker: Dr. Joy Void-Holmes, RDH, BSDH, DHSc, AADH
  • Education method: Lecture
  • Course type: Self-study, on-demand
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Sponsor(s): None
  • Conflict of interest: None 
  • Course provider: DentalToaster Study Club
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For the everyday RDH

Why this course?

If you are looking to learn how to reduce the risk of disease transmission in clinical setting and increasing productivity, this course is for you.

You will learn how to implement a systematic approach to developing instrument processing protocols, along with utilizing Nordent's Concierge Cassettes.
Dear Toasties,

Look no further for an exceptional introduction course on Instrument Processing, as this is truly one of the best options available. Crafted with everyday RDHs like you in mind, we've taken great care to cover all the essential topics that are most relevant to your practice.

If you're eager to learn how to minimize the risk of disease transmission by following instrument protocols and requirements, this course should be your top choice!
  • Course description

    In this course, our aim is to equip you with valuable insights into instrumentation processing methods and requirements.

    By implementing a systematic approach to developing instrument processing protocols, and leveraging the efficiency of Nordent's Custom Concierge Cassettes, you will discover how to effectively minimize the risk of disease transmission in the clinical setting while boosting productivity levels.

  • Objectives

    Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
    • Develop a systematic approach for instrument processing workflow and sterility assurance.
    • Identify governmental and regulatory agencies that provide regulations, guidelines, and recommendations concerned with infection control in the dental setting.
    • List and describe the steps and considerations in instrumentation processing workflow.
    • Decrease the risk of infection transmission and cost of care associated with improper instrumentation processing systems by using Custom Concierge Cassettes by Nordent.
    • Enhance clinician and patient safety in the dental practice.

Dr. Joy Void-Holmes, RDH, BSDH, DHSc, AADH

Dr. Joy Void-Holmes holds a Doctor of Health Science degree from Nova Southeastern University and is a registered dental hygienist with over 25 years of clinical experience in private practice. She is founder of Dr. Joy, RDH™ and creator of the Dental Hygiene Student Planner™.

Dr. Joy is program chair for Fortis College Landover Dental Hygiene Program and holds a faculty position at the American Denturist School. Dr. Joy is a professional speaker and published author.

She has presented continuing education courses nationally and internationally in the areas of instrumentation, ultrasonics, infection control, nutrition and biochemistry, cultural diversity and inclusion, silver diamine fluoride and glass ionomers along with her signature keynote, Confidence and Courage, she serves as a Consultant Examiner for the CDCA examination board and is Past President of The Maryland Dental Hygienists' Association.

Dr. Joy is an active member of The American Academy of Dental Hygienists, The American Dental Hygienists' Association and The Maryland Dental Action Coalition.
"This presentation was a game-changer for me! I now have a solid grasp on instrument processing, enabling me to keep my clinical practice safe, minimize disease transmission, and work more efficiently."

Michelle B.


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