2022 Catalog: General Courses
DE0627: OCA/BEM Second Quarter: Interprofessional Collaborative Dental Meeting [Live Webinar]
Access to oral health care is found to be inadequate for pregnant women. Within the two series courses, evidence-based oral health practice guidelines for the dental professional and the negative impact that poor oral health has on pregnancy outcomes, and the Partnership for Integrating Oral Health Care into Primary Care project outcomes through risk assessments and screenings, preventive interventions and education, referrals for oral health care, and when possible, case management services will be presented.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Discuss collaborative approach of oral healthcare professionals and pregnant women.
2. Describe radiographic and oral health care practice guidelines for pregnant patients.
3. Identify practical information on how to integrate oral health care into prenatal care.
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.
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an accredited sponsor of continuing education under the American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP). ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the IHS at IHS CDE Coordinator or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at CCEPR.ada.org
Participants should be dental staff from IHS, tribal, and urban programs in the Oklahoma City and Bemidji Areas.
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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.