2023 Catalog: General Courses
DE0389: 2020 OCA-BEM-GPA Area Dental Meeting, Session 2 [Recorded Webinar]
This is a recorded webinar of the Oklahoma City-Bemidji-Great Plains 2020 Area Dental Meeting, which was offered over 5 sessions in August 2020.
The second session was entitled: “It’s More Than Just Numbers”
This course will provide participants with information that can used for developing a Quality Improvement and Quality Assurance Plan for their Dental Program. It will share IHS recommendations for benchmarking and provide spreadsheets that can be used for implementation.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Describe how to use IHS recommendations for clinical efficiency and effectiveness as a benchmark for their programs.
2. Utilize Excel spreadsheets to manage monthly QI/QA Data.
3. Develop a meaningful QI/QA Plan.
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
Please Make Checks Payable to: Indian Health Service.
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.