Institute: ONC | Component: 2 | Unit: 2 | Lecture: c | Slide: 22
Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:The Culture of Health Care
Unit:Health Professionals The People in Health Care
Lecture:Physician assistants, Pharmacists, Therapists, Technicians, Paramedics, Dental Professionals, Mental Health Professionals, Care Coordinators Non-clinical IT/Informatics Roles for Clinicians Effects of Changing Care Models on Clinicians
Slide content:Dentist Continued Licensure Dental school Written National Board Dental Examinations Additional written and practical examinations vary by state Role General preventive, restorative, and periodontal care 22
Slide notes:All states license dentists and require graduation from a school of dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and require the National Board Dental Examination. Some states require additional written or practical examinations. Dentists provide general preventive care for overall oral health, restore teeth that are damaged by caries [ kair -eez ] or injuries, and treat gum disease. 22