Dental unit waterlines – decontamination update

Dental unit waterlines – decontamination update

Laura Edgar will discuss the latest in decontamination during a free webinar on Thursday 16 September at 19:00.

The build-up of biofilm on the waterline tubing inside dental units is now a well-known phenomenon.

The aim of this webinar is to give an overview of DUWL treatment and management covering the latest industry updates.

This webinar is for experienced and aspirational decontamination leads and practice managers.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand key terms
  • Understand the process of biofilm build-up
  • Update on the latest legislation and guidance to ensure the production of drinking quality water
  • Understand compliance and responsibilities
  • Have a foundation of knowledge ready for a full ECPD course.

Laura Edgar

Laura is an expert dental decontamination trainer and fully qualified teacher with a special interest in DUWL and biofilms.

She is the managing director of Aura Infection Control, UK and Ireland specialist provider of infection control services and products to the dental sector.

Laura also holds a position at the Infection Prevention Society and is a highly experienced speaker on the dental conference circuit.

Laura has developed her knowledge and experience of dental decontamination with a degree in decontamination of reusable invasive medical instruments from Anglia Ruskin University.

In addition, she has worked in dental decontamination for over 10 years.

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