Monday, April 2, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
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Northwoods Center for Community Education 
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield, NH 03598

Park in lower lot and enter building through double doors. Conference room will be on the right.

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New Hampshire Dental Hygienists' Association 

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"Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office" 

2.0 Clinical CEUs

Monday, April 2, 2018

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Please join NHDHA for an interactive presentation by speaker

William Mead, Sr., BS, NR-P, CICP, FP-C, NH EMS I/C


An emergency situation in the dental office, may be a frightening and challenging event for all involved.

Training and preparation are essential to address any situation, emergent or not. There are two kinds of Dental Professionals, those who have experienced a situation that will require intervention and those who will. Successful management of a medical emergency involves preparation, training and working both as an individual and as a team.in a coordinated response efficiently and appropriately to address the patient’s needs

This presentation will review the common medical problems that can present in the dental office and will develop specific protocols to respond and resolve the emergency.

Learning Objectives:

1. Identify the most common types of emergencies that present in the dental office.

2. Understand and recognize how the dental team works together.

3.Develop a protocol to address the needs of a patient or staff member in distress

4. Recognize the indications, contraindications and side effects of medications in your emergency kit

5. Develop an emergency preparedness checklist as a pre-plan for potential medical emergencies

The target audience for this lecture is dental staff, hygienists, and dentists. 



5:30 - 6:00 PM  Registration and Refreshments

6:00 - 8:00 PM  William Mead, "Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office"

2.0 Clinical CEUs



  • SADHA MEMBER:     $25

Registration Deadline is March 26, 2018.

Payment Options:  Credit cards and checks accepted. Checks must be received in the NHDHA office by March 26. Pay with credit card by clicking on the PayPal button in the Registration Form. PayPal account is not required.

Refund Policy: Cancellations received by 3/26/18 will be refunded less a 25% administrative fee. No refunds accepted on or after 3/27/18.

William Mead, Sr., BS, NR-P, CICP, NH EMS I/C

Bill’s career in EMS began as a Lifeguard/Water Safety Instructor over 50 years ago. He has been involved in all aspects of Public Safety, as an EMT/Paramedic, Fire Chief and Police Officer. He retired as the Ski Patrol Director at Cannon Mt. Ski Area in 2014. Bill served the insurance industry for over 30 years as an investigator and litigation manager. He is a licensed FAA commercial pilot.  He brings to every session a professional overview that is seen through first-hand experience with an understanding of safety services from all points of view.


Upcoming Events

NHDHA Evening CE:

April 19th - "Communicating Mindfully" - Concord

September 17th - "Infection Prevention - Close to Perfection" - Concord

November 8th - "Independent Practice 101: Owning a Dental Hygiene Business" - Somersworth

NHDHA CE Saturdays:

March 24th - "Transforming Patient Care" - Manchester

October 13th - "Oral Pathologies" - Manchester

 Check the NHDHA website often for details and additional events!