PODCAST

The Mouthy IP

Nebraska ICAP

Are you a dental professional that has questions about infection prevention or infection control? The Mouthy IP has an answer for you! Nebraska ICAP is a team of experienced Infectious Diseases Physicians and Infection Preventionists that LOVE to talk and are passionate about bringing infection prevention and control into the dental setting. They will put a fun, conversational spin on answering questions from the Nebraska ICAP Infection Control hotline from dental facilities throughout Nebraska.

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Episode 15: Dental Burs
May 24 2022
Episode 15: Dental Burs
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 15: Dental Burs
May 24 2022
Episode 15: Dental Burs
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 14: DUWL Part 2: When Water Goes Bad
Mar 9 2022
Episode 14: DUWL Part 2: When Water Goes Bad
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 13: Dental Unit Waterlines: Part 1
Feb 16 2022
Episode 13: Dental Unit Waterlines: Part 1
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 12: New Year; Time to Review!
Jan 11 2022
Episode 12: New Year; Time to Review!
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 11: Glutaraldehyde Use
Dec 7 2021
Episode 11: Glutaraldehyde Use
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Special Crossover Episode: COVID-19 Vaccine Panel Q and A Discussion
Nov 23 2021
Special Crossover Episode: COVID-19 Vaccine Panel Q and A Discussion
Join your cohosts, Dr. Starlin and Sarah, as they get together with the UNMC Dream Team to chat about COVID-19 Vaccines and Boosters.  Dr. Mark Rupp, Dr. Kelly Cawcutt, Dr. Trevor Van Schooneveld and Kate Tyner all talk about their experiences through the pandemic and answer the most asked questions we get about the COVID-19 vaccine and booster. Share this episode with anyone that may be on the fence about getting vaccinated! You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 10: Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Nov 22 2021
Episode 10: Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Follow #AAW21 to get in on the Antibiotic Awareness Week conversation on social media! You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com. The Mouthy IP is now also on Twitter, follow us at @Mouthy_IP to chat with us about all things dental and infection control!
Episode 9: COVID-19 and Your Practice
Nov 11 2021
Episode 9: COVID-19 and Your Practice
The Nebraska ICAP team invited a disease investigator from the local public health department to discuss how to handle a positive case of COVID-19 in your office and what it's like working with the local public health department during a disease investigation. You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Special Edition: The State of Nebraska Oral Health Programs
Oct 21 2021
Special Edition: The State of Nebraska Oral Health Programs
Join the team for this special episode as they talk with Dr. Charles Craft, Director of Oral Health for Nebraska. There are so many opportunities in Nebraska to increase education, access to care and join the initiative to make oral health a priority. You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 8: Journal Club: Mitigation Strategies to Reduce Aerosols during the COVID-19 Era
Oct 7 2021
Episode 8: Journal Club: Mitigation Strategies to Reduce Aerosols during the COVID-19 Era
In this episode we have an in depth discussion about a recent article in the Journal of Dental Research about dental aerosols and the effectiveness of different mitigation strategies. Our conclusions may surprise you! You can find a copy of this study article at: can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 7: Wet Packs
Sep 23 2021
Episode 7: Wet Packs
You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 6: Safe Injection for Anesthetic Carpules
Sep 9 2021
Episode 6: Safe Injection for Anesthetic Carpules
Thank you for listening to the Mouthy IP Podcast! You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 5: The Laundry Talk
Aug 27 2021
Episode 5: The Laundry Talk
Laundry is considered contaminated and there are certain guidelines dental offices should be following. Join the team as they discuss handling laundry, the regulations and how to stay compliant with OSHA. You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Special Edition: COVID-19 and the Delta Variant
Aug 10 2021
Special Edition: COVID-19 and the Delta Variant
This week the team wanted to release some bonus content for healthcare workers. There were some of us with questions regarding the SARS-CoV-2 Delta Variant, how the virus mutates, and the best ways to mitigate spread. We talked with special guest, Dr. Rick Starlin, Infectious Disease Physician, about the science behind the virus to learn more about it. We hope you enjoy this Special Edition of the Mouthy IP and we believe this is an episode that EVERYONE should listen to! You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 4: Employee Health Vaccinations
Aug 3 2021
Episode 4: Employee Health Vaccinations
The team gets together with special guest, Rebecca Martinez, to discuss the requirement of Hepatitis B vaccination as mandated by OSHA as an employer, best practices for vaccines, vaccine hesitancy and ... egg salad? You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 3: Instrument Use and Sterilization
Jul 19 2021
Episode 3: Instrument Use and Sterilization
Join the team as we discuss instrument use and sterilization and the importance of staying vigilant to protect your patients. Our special guest, Jody Scebold, EdD, MSN, RN is on to talk about her experience in the operating room as an Infection Preventionist and the challenges that are faced in clinical care. You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resources and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry can be found on our website; you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 2: Mythbusting: Disease Outbreaks in Dentistry
Jul 8 2021
Episode 2: Mythbusting: Disease Outbreaks in Dentistry
Episode Notes Join Dan German as he hosts the team about the myth that infectious disease outbreaks don't happen in the dental setting. Dr. Richard Hankins, Dr. Nada Fadul, Sarah Stream and Kate Tyner discuss the possibility of outbreaks, exposure, disease processes, disease reporting and more. You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode on our dental page under the "Podcast Resources" drop down box. The podcast resource and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry at you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.
Episode 1: Double Masking
Jun 22 2021
Episode 1: Double Masking
Welcome to Episode 1 of the Mouthy IP! This episode has the ICAP experts discussion the use of respirators in dental facilities, how to best protect them from splash and spatter, and the optimal PPE usage for Aerosol Generating Procedures (AGPs). You can find more key takeaways and resources specific to this episode at and other general resources that relate to infection control in dentistry at you have specific infection control questions you would like to see on our podcast, please call our infection control hotline at 402.552.2881 or send us an email at nebraskaicap@nebraskamed.com.