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How to Utilize Instructions for Use in Infection Control

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Instructions for Use (IFUs) should be included with any and every medical device that you use in your practice. Learning how to properly use and follow IFUs will aid in proper infection control. As we are rolling into 2020, improvement in infection control in dentistry is at the forefront of my mind. So in this episode of Talking with the Toothcop we’re going to cover how to properly clean and disinfect medical devices (and how to reference the IFUs). Check it out! Outline of This Episode [0:20] Welcome to 2020! [4:55] Infection control and room for improvement [6:30] Policy to...

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Thriving in Times of Trouble...Time to get to Work!

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We can all agree, things are going badly right now. Times are tough. This podcast is a group effort- an attempt to help you re-focus your efforts and turn this downturn into a profitable time for your business. Our think tank Duane Tinker- AKA: "The Tooth Cop" CEO of Dental Compliance Specialists, Andrea Baysinger, Chief Client Happiness Officer and co-host extraordinaire and Jacque Tinker, COO of Dental Compliance Specialists put their heads together to bring you a message of hope and help in this difficult time. Here is a quick list of things you can do to put your practice...

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From Cop to Tax Consultant: How Craig Cody Serves the Dental Niche

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Are you looking for a tax consultant for your dental practice? Do you understand the necessity of tax planning and preparation for your business? Even better—are you aware of the tax savings you’re missing out on? Tax Consultant Craig Cody joins us to talk about financial planning & taxes. Craig Cody is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and the President & Founder of Craig Cody & Company. He was formerly a cop with the NYPD and ended his career as a Lieutenant after 17 years on the force. Listen to this episode for some expert advice—and maybe a few cop...

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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Dental Practices - Mike Rust & India Chance

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Many dental practices have been sitting closed, deemed non-essential businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. Or they’ve only seen patients on an emergency basis. States will soon slowly start reopening businesses. But that begs the question—how will this crisis change dental practices? Will there be new standards put in place? Will infection control finally get the attention it deserves? Mike Rust with ProEdge Dental and India Chance with Learn2Prevent join me to talk through the implications for dentistry in this episode of Talking with the Toothcop. Outline of This Episode [0:22] OSHA regulations: respiratory protection program [4:02] Pent up demand for...

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Critical Incident Stress Management: What You NEED to Know

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Critical Incident Stress Management. Unless you’re in the military or a first responder, you’re likely not familiar with this terminology. It is a protocol developed specifically for dealing with traumatic events. I’ve shared many times that I was a cop before becoming the Toothcop. But what many don’t know is that I was also a chaplain. I was trained to help fellow first-responders through physical and psychological trauma. In this episode of Talking with the Toothcop, Andrea and I talk about grief and the grieving process. We talk about critical incidents and how to recognize the signs and symptoms that...

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