Education

Certified Medical Laser Safety Officer (MLSO) training – designed to provide students with detailed instruction regarding the development of a laser safety program in a healthcare environment.

logo_blsCourse meets the Board of Laser Safety (BLS) course prerequisite necessary to sit for the CMLSO exam. This course is worth 1 CM point for CMLSO/CLSO persons.

 

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Who should attend:

— Registered Nurses, O.R. Supervisors, Surgical Technicians, O.R. Education Coordinators, Clinical Engineers

 

 Course structure based on:

— ANSI Publication Z136.3,  Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care

— AORN Guidelines

— OSHA Regulations

 

2017 Course Dates/Locations

March 9th – Phoenix, AZ

March 21st – Tucson, AZ

April 20th – Las Vegas, NV

May 17th – Dallas, TX

June 1st – Albuquerque, NM

July 13th – San Diego, CA

August 10th – San Francisco, CA

September 7th – Los Angeles, CA

October 4th – Tucson, AZ

October 19th – Phoenix, AZ

Course Objectives:

— Define the Role of Laser Safety Officer for a Health Care Facility

— Discuss how Laser Light is Generated (Basic Laser Physics)

— Review Tissue Interactions for various Laser Systems

— Discuss Laser Safety Policies and Procedures from a Clinical and Risk Management perspective

— Review common Laser Safety Practices and Discuss recommended actions should someone refuse to be compliant

— Discuss Laser Safety Guidelines

— Hazards of Laser Plume/Smoke – How can I protect my patient, staff members and myself?

— Development of a Laser Safety Policy & Procedure Manual (Key Points)

— Laser Safety Audits — Are they really necessary?

 

Course Instructor:

— Medical Laser Safety Officer with 25+ Years of Experience

— Technical & Clinical Knowledge with variety of Medical Laser Systems

— Real-World Experience used in the Development of Course Materials

 

Course Fee:

$500 – Includes Course Certificate, Lunch and snacks

$750 – Includes ANSI publication, Course Certificate, Lunch and snacks

 

All Courses are 9am- 5pm Local time hosted in local hotels and resorts. Specific locations TBD.

For more information, please contact Jessica at 800-529-7286

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