DH 237 - Community Dental Health
An introduction to dental public health practices. Emphasis on use of an evidence based philosophy for incorporating scientific literature into community dental health practices. Instruction in basic research, statistical concepts and electronic data bases. Program planning is emphasized. Field work in public health clinics, with community groups for dental presentations and in public dental programs.
Prerequisite: Admission to Dental Hygiene program
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Use, recognize, select and apply service codes for electronic billing while applying ADA Current Dental Terminology guidelines.
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