Megan Sharpe

Megan Sharpe

Infection Prevention & Sterilisation

Practical implementation is included in this workshop with work stations set up for several of the topics, including;

  • Management and Performance testing for the ultrasonic units
  • Impression management
  • PPE – appropriate choice of products, correct wearing, mask permeability testing, glove porosity
  • Hand Hygiene – light box with fluorescent hand sanitiser
  • Surface management
  • Methods of transmission activity
  • Instrument reprocessing and management – packaging, instrument audit
  • Aerosol management
  • Performance Requalification – annual in practice process and documentation

Biography

Meg is a well-known presenter throughout Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands and delivers a comprehensive and informative presentation of theory suitable for practical application to everyday clinical practice in the dental setting.

Her overall objective is that the team becomes self-managed to deliver a quality management approach to infection prevention and general compliance in the most effective and efficient way for enhanced productivity and therefore increased profitability and risk management.

In recognition of her contributions to the Dental Industry, Meg was awarded the 2018 Honorary Membership of the New Zealand Dental Association.