Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-508-117 055312 Dental Hygiene Process 4
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-508-117 DENTAL HYGIENE PROCESS 4...this clinical course builds on and expands the technical/clinical skills student dental hygienists developed in Dental Hygiene Process III. With feedback from the instructor, students manage all aspects of cases in the course of providing comprehensive care for perio case type 0 I, II, and III patients. Emphasizes maximization of clinical efficiency and effectiveness. Prepares student dental hygienists to demonstrate their clinical skills in a formal examination situation. (Prerequisite: 10-508-112, Dental Hygiene Process 3; Corequisite: 10-508-116, Dental Pain Management)
Total Credits4
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Provide comprehensive care for calculus case type 0, 1, 2, and 3 patients
  2. Provide comprehensive care for patients with all periodontal stages and grades
  3. Communicate findings to the dentist
  4. Maximize your clinical efficiency
  5. Demonstrate dental hygiene clinical skills in a formal examination setting
  6. Demonstrate business practices important to the practice of Dental Hygiene