Catalog 2017-2018 
    Dec 14, 2018  
Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHYG 321 Electronic Health Records

1 credit
This introductory course prepares students to utilize electronic records in a dental practice. Students will receive hands-on training using dental practice management software. Topics will include legal document compliance and system protocols and policies.

Prerequisites: DHYG 248 , DHYG 253 , DHYG 254 , and DHYG 258  

Corequisites: DHYG 322 , DHYG 323 , DHYG 324 , DHYG 325 , DHYG 326 , and DHYG 329  

Quarters Offered: Winter

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Describe the role of electronic health records in dentistry
  • Demonstrate the use of dental practice management software to manage a patient’s chart notes, images, and other assessment findings
  • Create a comprehensive dental treatment plan in the system
  • Obtain patient informed consent

Total Hours: 20 Lab or Clinical Hours: 20