DENT 57 Dental Office Management (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Instruction in the non-clinical functions which dental auxiliaries are required to perform with emphasis on financial arrangements, collection techniques, insurance processing and maintenance of office records, account receivable transactions, office mail, inventory, purchasing, accounts payable, payroll, disbursements, tax records, marketing and group practice. Use of computers to perform basic dental office management.
Offered Spring semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Demonstrate knowledge of state and federal laws, recommendations, and regulations in the provision of dental care.
- Outcome 2: Demonstrate effective patient management with business transactions utilizing positive patient rapport.
- Outcome 3: Discuss treatment plan options and informed consent for optimum patient care