15-HOUR DENTIST PACKAGE 1 - LBD15

$104.95
Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 7/6/2020.

Created specifically for dentists, this package of 5 continuing education courses offers 15 credit hours and covers topics including human trafficking, dental treatment in the correctional system, ethics, protecting patient safety, and dental public health practice.

This package replaces LDA15.

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Dental Ethics and the Digital Age: 3 Hour, Updated 1st Edition - L0948
The practice of dentistry is multifaceted. Not only must dental professionals have the technical skills to treat patients appropriately ...

The practice of dentistry is multifaceted. Not only must dental professionals have the technical skills to treat patients appropriately and safely, they must also practice within a professional ethical framework that is sometimes more challenging than the dental procedures themselves. This basic-level course helps dental professionals gain a better understanding of dental ethics, professionalism, and current ethical challenges to the profession, with particular emphasis on the impact of the digital age. Dental professionals may be eager to incorporate the latest technologies into their practices and into their private lives, but must consider the ethical implications of doing so.

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Dental Public Health Practice, Infrastructure, and Workforce in the United States - L0983
Dental Public Health (DPH) and the private practice model of care delivery together bear the responsibility of assuring optimal oral hea...

Dental Public Health (DPH) and the private practice model of care delivery together bear the responsibility of assuring optimal oral health for all Americans - individuals and populations. One of the greatest barriers to oral health care is a lack of dental services. This can be called the greatest unmet oral health need in the United States. This intermediate-level course, appropriate for all dental professionals, outlines dental public health, its focus, infrastructure and how the dental public health workforce strives to improve populations oral health.

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Dental Treatment in the Correctional System - L0944
The challenge for the medical and dental staff of correctional institutions in the United States is to provide basic healthcare and dent...

The challenge for the medical and dental staff of correctional institutions in the United States is to provide basic healthcare and dental treatment amid the multiple needs of the inmate population and within the budgetary limitations of the county, state, and federal government.

This basic-level course will highlight the unique environment within the correctional system and the challenges of providing dental care therein.

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Human Trafficking: Overview for Healthcare Professionals - L0909
This intermediate level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus...

This intermediate level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus on sex and labor trafficking and the common symptoms and conditions that occur in trafficked persons. The course provides insights into the facts surrounding human trafficking and relevant health risks for the trafficked person.

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Protecting Patient Safety in the Dental Office: Preventing Errors, Updated 1st Ed. - L0876
This basic-level course discusses the current state of medical/dental errors and patient safety. Along with highlighting the different t...

This basic-level course discusses the current state of medical/dental errors and patient safety. Along with highlighting the different types and causes of medical/dental errors, strategies to prevent or control medical/dental errors are presented, and methods of identifying, analyzing, and reporting medical/dental errors are discussed. The course is intended for all dental professionals, including general dentists and dental specialists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. This course is not designed to give legal advice. Rather, its purpose is to provide dental professionals with information on current issues in medical/dental errors and patient safety.