2022 Catalog: General Courses
DE0211: How and why you should talk with your patients about non-dental topics [recorded webinar]
As oral health professionals, we play an important role in promoting oral health as well as overall health. With the majority of IHS, Tribal, and Urban dental clinics collocated with medical and mental health services, we have a unique opportunity to coordinate patient care. This webinar explores how the dental team can talk about non-dental topics and direct patients to the appropriate care when needed. Topics will include tobacco cessation, human papilloma virus [HPV] education, depression screening, and domestic violence screening.
1. List the 5 major steps to smoking intervention;
2. Identify the most prevalent human papilloma virus cancer;
3. Implement the depression screening tool.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.
Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.