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Health Careers Education
HL00109
Biomedical Sciences for the Dental Assistant
75.00
The biomedical sciences course is designed to provide a basic understanding of body function and structure, concepts of diseases and dietary considerations for the student as well as the patient. Included areas of study are general anatomy and physiology, microbiology with the focus on dental worker and patient safety through the study of bloodborne pathogens and hazardous communications.
Lara Skaggs
405.743.5106
lskag@okcareertech.org
1. Describe basic knowledge of body structure and function.
2. Describe the role microbes in the chain of infection as it relates to the dental personnel and patients.
3. Describe hazardous communication standards.
4. Demonstrate dietary counseling skills to patients.
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Career Majors That Sequence This Course
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Health Science Therapeutic Services Certified Dental Assistant