With a decade of experience as a dental assistant and 13 years as a licensed dental hygienist, Lori Wood had already honed many of the clinical skills needed to be a Community Dental Health Coordinator. What drew her to the training program was the chance to gain experience in helping her patients outside the dental chair.
Washington—OSHA is requiring employer training by Dec. 1, 2013,
toward employee understanding of new labels and safety data sheets
entering the marketplace under a revised hazard communication standard
taking effect through June, 2016.
Washington—Model Notices of Privacy Practices are available from the U.S. Office for Civil Rights for use by HIPAA-covered health care providers and health plans. Most covered entity dental practices must provide notices explaining how the practice may use and disclose patient information and some of the rights patients have to control their information.