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.
Course 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.
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 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
— 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?
— 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
$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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