There must be evidence that the candidate has completed the following

There must be evidence that the candidate has

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There must be evidence that the candidate has completed the following: Implemented and monitored infection prevention and control policy and procedures for at least 1 work area and at least 1 team of workers, incorporating: Hand hygiene and hand care Use of personal protective equipment Surface cleaning Waste management Handling of potentially infectious material Hazard identification and risk assessment and management The candidate must be able to demonstrate that they possess the essential knowledge required to effectively complete tasks outlined in the elements and performance criteria of this unit and manage tasks and contingencies in the context of the job role. This includes knowledge of: Key features of infection prevention and control regulation and guidelines: Australian standards government guidelines manufacturer documentation Management and work processes used to control infection: Assessment Monitoring Reporting processes and hierarchies Training requirements Standard and additional infection prevention and control precautions, including: Personal hygiene Use of personal protective equipment Surface cleaning Handling of potentially infectious material Key aspects of communicable disease transmission and their relationship to different work processes Infection risks and control measures specific to work area and related work processes Hierarchy of risk control measures from most to least preferred: Elimination Engineering controls Administrative control Personal protective equipment HLTDEN008 Prepare to expose a prescribed dental radiographic image 66
HLT45015 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Radiography Workplace Demonstration and Logbook v2.1 (2020/08/11) Assessment conditions Skills need to have been demonstrated at the dental clinic workplace. Where the full range of contexts and situations cannot be demonstrated or can only be demonstrated rarely, there should be the addition of simulations and scenarios. The following conditions must be met for this unit: Use of suitable facilities, equipment and resources, including: Organisational infection prevention and control policies and procedures Personal protective equipment Hand washing facilities and equipment Medical or client care equipment relevant to the workplace Clinical and other waste Areas for cleaning Modelling of industry operating conditions, including: Interaction with a team Presence of real or simulated risks, hazards and infection prevention and control problems to which the candidate responds Performance Evidenced Completed Briefly describe HOW this was observed: In my opinion, the candidate has: Provided correct and current information about infection control policies and procedures to team members including hazard identification and risk assessment outcomes Y/N Implemented and monitored infection prevention and control policy and procedures for at least one work area and at least one team of workers.

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