College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
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Did you know our Lead Coordinator at the La Plata campus was a Kid' and Teen College student, became a counselor, then an assistant coordinator, a teacher of our courses and then a coordinator. That is dedication to our program. Thank you to Sarah Massie for all your hard work.
The following is a class that MAY be offered. To see if this class is among our current offerings, please see our schedule of classes.
Participants are taught how to assist the dentist with procedures and provide patient care. Preparing the patient for treatment and providing patient education are described. Topics include dental terminology, disease transmission, disinfection and sterilization; dental anatomy, dental records and charting, instrumentation, impressions and castings; radiation health and safety; insurance and billing; front desk responsibilities. This course also provides x-ray training that qualifies you to sit for the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Radiation Health and Safety Examination. Must be 18 years of age or older and in good health. Textbook and completed health forms required.
|HTH-8300||tuition: $873/ fees: $2,126||8.8 CEUs
Kelly Winters, MSN, RN, CPP