Dental Hygiene Administration And Software

This subject area focuses on aspects of a dental hygiene practice related to dental reception, dental insurance and billing as well practice management standards of the CDHO. Students will be exposed to dental management software and the responsibilities and realities of operating an independent dental hygiene practice such as financial responsibility and functions as an employer to the employees of the facility. The relevance of operating policies and procedures, documentation management and health and safety will be considered as it relates to the dental hygienist as an employer.