In this course, students are expected to assist a Dental Therapy student, dental extern, or dental resident in the clinic to gain clinical knowledge relating to care within and beyond their scope. Students will have a variety of experiences in all aspects of care delivery including patient scheduling and screening, insurance, charting, four-handed dentistry, treatment plan sequencing, medical consults, and special referrals. The course allows peer-to-peer learning and encourages inter-professional collaboration among oral health professionals to optimize patient care efficiency and outcomes. Students are required to keep a reflection journal. Pass/No Pass.
School of Nursing and Health Professions
Oral Health Science (OHS)
40 hours of clinic per term