Preliminary Oral Inspection for the Dental Assistant (POI)

Hybrid Format

With online and hands-on components, this course prepares dental assistants to perform a preliminary oral inspection on patients and includes taking medical/dental histories, obtaining/reading vital signs, basic oral anatomy and terminology, and dental charting. Participants must complete assignments online prior to clinical portion. (Course not required for dental assistant graduates from ADA accredited programs; course not appropriate for RDH.)

Dates:  Online portion:    January 5 to January 19, 2019
             Clinical portion:  Saturday, January 19, 8:30 am – 12:30 pm 
             Online portion:    January 26 to February 9, 2019
             Clinical portion:  Saturday, February 9, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Price: $175

CEUs: 6

Instructor: Danielle D’Alesandro, RDH, M.Ed.

Prerequisites and required documents:

Required materials:

  •  Manual blood pressure cuff
  •  Stethoscope

OL This course will have an on-line component. Students are required to have a personal email address (not the office email address), internet access, a computer, and possess basic computer skills.

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