Radiation Safety (X-Ray)

$400.00

In this course you will demonstrate procedures for preparing patients for dental X‑rays, assemble XCP instruments/eezee grip holders using traditional and digital equipment, perform radiographic surveys using both paralleling and bisecting techniques, processing, mounting and critiquing, while adhering to radiation safety precautions and infection control standards.

Hands-on skills and clinical patient dates take place in Pasadena.

Available Dates :
Fri, Sept 23rd – 9:30am – 5:30pm (zoom live lecture)
Sat, Sept 24th – 9:00am – 1:00pm (hands-on skills)
Sun, Sept 25th – 9:00am – 1:00pm (hands-on skills)
Fri, Sept 30th – 9:30am 1:30pm (zoom critique skills)
Sat, Oct 1st – 9:00am – 1:00pm (clinical patients)
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Fri, Nov 11th – 9:30am – 5:30pm (zoom live lecture)
Sat, Nov 12th – 9:00am – 1:00pm (hands-on skills)
Sun, Nov 13th – 9:00am – 1:00pm (hands-on skills)
Fri, Nov 18th – 9:30am – 1:30pm (zoom critique skills)
Sat, Nov 19th – 9:00am – 1:00pm (clinical patients)
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Fri, Jan 20th, 2023 – 9:30am – 5:30pm (zoom live lecture)
Sat, Jan 21st, 2023 – 9:00am – 1:00pm (hands-on skills)
Sun, Jan 22nd, 2023 – 9:00am – 1:00pm (hands-on skills)
Fri, Jan 27th, 2023 – 9:30am – 1:30pm (zoom critique)
Sat, Jan 28th – 9:00am – 1:00pm (clinical patients)

SKU: N/A Category:

This two part course combines a live Zoom lecture with hands-on skills sessions to ensure greater flexibility, protection, and safety measures in response to COVID-19. Upon registration you will receive confirmation to your Zoom lecture which will take place on Friday before your class. You will then attend your skills session the following day.

Note: This is a 4-day course and ALL participants will need 4 patients for the clinical examination.

The first day of the course will consist of didactic (lecture) and a radiography final exam. The second day will consist of laboratory practices on radiology manikins (4 sets of x-rays, processing, critiquing and mounting). The third day will be in the setting of your own dental office. You will need 3 clinical patients. A full set of x-rays (FMX) must be taken on each patient: 1 digital survey and 2 traditional surveys. If this is not possible, we can arrange for you to take x-rays at our facility. The fourth day of course is for your final clinical patient (you must provide patient-digital survey) and evaluations from previous clinical assignments. This must be performed at our facility.

All patients must meet the following acceptable criteria:

• 18 years of age

• Not pregnant

• Minimum of 20 teeth in dentition

Radiology requirement forms will be issued for each patient

Prerequisites:

Each participant must possess a current CPR/BLS card and show proof as evidence on first day of class. Click HERE for CPR!

All supplies are furnished for this course.

32 CEU’s/hours will be provided after completion of course

This certificate received must be submitted to the Dental Board of California before taking the RDA examination.

Have a Question? We are here to help!

Email: Msgrant@ADMinstitute.com

(626) 345-0005 x 1

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