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Spring 2024
Jul 18,2024
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Syllabus Information
DA 103 - Dentistry Law and Ethics
Associated Term: Spring 2024
Learning Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
1. Pronounce, define and spell correctly dental terminology introduced in reading, written assignments, during online classroom activities, and class forums
2. Differentiate between members of the dental health team, their intra-office responsibilities, educational background, licensure and/or certification requirements, degrees awarded, professional organizations, and describe how they function as a team
3. Differentiate between and compare the various dental specialties
4. Compare the concepts of law and ethics and describe their applicability to the practice of dental assisting
5. Respond to and understand questions regarding the Oregon Dental Practice Act, understand how to find a Dental Practice Act in whatever state you may live or practice in, and understand how to find out what dental assistants are allowed to do in each state, including the one that you live and/or practice in
6. Legal documentation of patient records
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