Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/344240
Title:
Information booklet for registered dental nurses.
Authors:
Dental Council
Publisher:
Dental Council.
Journal:
Dental Council. 2002. Information booklet for registered dental nurses. Dublin: Dental Council.
Issue Date:
Sep-2002
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/344240
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
1.1 In accordance with the Scheme made by the Dental Council under the provision of Part VII of the Dentists Act 1985 registered dental nurses are permitted to carry out the following dental work: 1. Provide assistance, short of the practice of dentistry, to the dentist or dental hygienist in the delivery of dental treatments. 2. Assist at the chairside during all dental procedures. 3. Preparation of surgeries for dental procedures. 4. Preparation and sterilization of dental instruments and the disinfection of equipment. 5. Recording of dental charting and maintenance of treatment records. 6. The care of patients including assistance in medical emergencies. 7. Assistance in the care of patients receiving treatment under general anaesthesia and sedation. 8. Assistance in the taking of dental radiographs. 9. Reception, patient welfare and health promotion. 10. Appropriate clerical and administrative duties.
Keywords:
NURSE; DENTAL HEALTH; PATIENT
Local subject classification:
DENTAL NURSE; DENTAL HYGIENEIST

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDental Councilen
dc.date.accessioned2015-02-06T22:55:15Zen
dc.date.available2015-02-06T22:55:15Zen
dc.date.issued2002-09en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/344240en
dc.description1.1 In accordance with the Scheme made by the Dental Council under the provision of Part VII of the Dentists Act 1985 registered dental nurses are permitted to carry out the following dental work: 1. Provide assistance, short of the practice of dentistry, to the dentist or dental hygienist in the delivery of dental treatments. 2. Assist at the chairside during all dental procedures. 3. Preparation of surgeries for dental procedures. 4. Preparation and sterilization of dental instruments and the disinfection of equipment. 5. Recording of dental charting and maintenance of treatment records. 6. The care of patients including assistance in medical emergencies. 7. Assistance in the care of patients receiving treatment under general anaesthesia and sedation. 8. Assistance in the taking of dental radiographs. 9. Reception, patient welfare and health promotion. 10. Appropriate clerical and administrative duties.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDental Council.en
dc.subjectNURSEen
dc.subjectDENTAL HEALTHen
dc.subjectPATIENTen
dc.subject.otherDENTAL NURSEen
dc.subject.otherDENTAL HYGIENEISTen
dc.titleInformation booklet for registered dental nurses.en
dc.typeReporten
dc.identifier.journalDental Council. 2002. Information booklet for registered dental nurses. Dublin: Dental Council.en
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