Feb 21, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

DHY 100 - Concepts in Dental Hygiene I


Course Description:  

This foundational course introduces concepts in the practice of dental hygiene care. The primary focus of the course is the dental hygiene process of care which includes preparation for care, assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation.
Note(s): Open to Dental Hygiene degree students only

Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Explain safe patient care and infection control procedures.
  • Analyze patient assessment data.
  • Create a dental hygiene diagnosis and treatment plan based on an evidence-based approach to facilitate optimal oral health.

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