Program Learner Outcomes

DENTAL ASSISTANT

1 - Prepare instruments, materials and treatment rooms in general and specialty procedures in addition to perform chairside techniques utilizing current concepts of dental assisting.
2 - Utilize infection control measures and sterilization techniques according to guidelines established by regulating bodies.
3 - Perform laboratory procedures and operate dental equipment utilized in the laboratory setting according to their use.
4 - Translate dental terminology as it relates to patient care while documenting and maintaining patient records.
5 - Utilize innovative technology as it relates to the dental profession.
6 - Demonstrate radiation and expanded functions techniques according to state and national regulations.
7 - Explain management techniques as applied to medical emergencies in the dental practice.
8 - Demonstrate ethical conduct, moral attitudes and principles essential for maintaining trust of professional associates, the support of the community and the confidence of the patient.

 

Contact Info

320.308.5000 or 1.800.222.1009

1540 Northway Drive
St. Cloud, MN 56303