The Resource Essentials of effective dental assisting, Gordon J. Christensen ; Practical Clinical Courses ; a production of JS Media, (videorecording)

Essentials of effective dental assisting, Gordon J. Christensen ; Practical Clinical Courses ; a production of JS Media, (videorecording)

Label
Essentials of effective dental assisting
Title
Essentials of effective dental assisting
Statement of responsibility
Gordon J. Christensen ; Practical Clinical Courses ; a production of JS Media
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This program, which is an updated version of a highly popular video from Practical Clinical Courses, discusses the importance of dental assistants in the dental office. Typical responsibilities, personal and professional characteristics, team development, and organization of staff and work duties are also addressed
Cataloging source
UMK
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Dental practitioners (dentists, hygienists, assistants), dental school students
NLM call number
WU90 C475
NLM item number
E884 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christensen, Gordon J
  • Practical Clinical Courses (Firm)
  • JS Media (Firm)
Runtime
59
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dental assistants
  • Dental auxiliary personnel
  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Auxiliaries
  • Education, Dental, Continuing
  • Practice Management, Dental
  • Professional-Patient Relations
  • Video Recording
Target audience
specialized
Technique
live action
Label
Essentials of effective dental assisting, Gordon J. Christensen ; Practical Clinical Courses ; a production of JS Media, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
The Gordon J. Christensen career development program
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Importance of dental assistants -- How many dental assistants are needed? -- Organizing the dental assistant team -- Developing a true team -- Discouraging teamwork -- Responsibilities of the lead dental assistant -- Interaction of the lead assistant with the scheduler -- Assigning specific responsibilities to all of the assistants and cross training -- Training/education for dental assistants -- Qualifying to be a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) or RDA or EFDA -- Activity in dental assistant organizations -- Continuing education -- Desirable personal characteristics -- Outgoing personality -- Cheerful - happy -- Positive - optimistic -- Empathetic -- Considerate - helpful -- Personal cleanliness, self & attire -- Ongoing cleanliness of the office -- Infection control -- Organization, reordering and supervision of supplies and equipment -- Maintenance and repair of equipment -- Patient records -- Setting-up operatories -- Patient education -- Assisting the dentist -- Working with other assistants 4-6-8 handed dentistry -- Working fast without haste -- Clinical assisting requires thinking ahead! -- Gentle -- Thorough -- Ensuring patient comfort -- Constantly aware of patient health challenges and potential emergency care need -- Learning and using the best clinical assisting positions and actions -- Cleaning the operatories at the end of the procedure -- Cleaning and sterilizing equipment and instruments -- Office cleanliness at the end of the day -- Closing the office at the end of the day -- Expanded functions for dental assistants and/or dental hygienists -- Conclusion
Control code
746766000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (59 min., 24 sec.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
UMKC: Inquire with copyright@umkc.edu about availability of public performance rights.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)746766000
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Essentials of effective dental assisting, Gordon J. Christensen ; Practical Clinical Courses ; a production of JS Media, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
The Gordon J. Christensen career development program
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Importance of dental assistants -- How many dental assistants are needed? -- Organizing the dental assistant team -- Developing a true team -- Discouraging teamwork -- Responsibilities of the lead dental assistant -- Interaction of the lead assistant with the scheduler -- Assigning specific responsibilities to all of the assistants and cross training -- Training/education for dental assistants -- Qualifying to be a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) or RDA or EFDA -- Activity in dental assistant organizations -- Continuing education -- Desirable personal characteristics -- Outgoing personality -- Cheerful - happy -- Positive - optimistic -- Empathetic -- Considerate - helpful -- Personal cleanliness, self & attire -- Ongoing cleanliness of the office -- Infection control -- Organization, reordering and supervision of supplies and equipment -- Maintenance and repair of equipment -- Patient records -- Setting-up operatories -- Patient education -- Assisting the dentist -- Working with other assistants 4-6-8 handed dentistry -- Working fast without haste -- Clinical assisting requires thinking ahead! -- Gentle -- Thorough -- Ensuring patient comfort -- Constantly aware of patient health challenges and potential emergency care need -- Learning and using the best clinical assisting positions and actions -- Cleaning the operatories at the end of the procedure -- Cleaning and sterilizing equipment and instruments -- Office cleanliness at the end of the day -- Closing the office at the end of the day -- Expanded functions for dental assistants and/or dental hygienists -- Conclusion
Control code
746766000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (59 min., 24 sec.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
UMKC: Inquire with copyright@umkc.edu about availability of public performance rights.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)746766000
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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