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DHY:230Transition into Professional Dental Hygiene Practice2

Dental hygiene care for cancer patients, dental implants and suspected cases of child abuse are introduced. The health care provider-patient legal relationship and state rules and regulations for the practice of dentistry and dental hygiene are emphasized. Employment-seeking skills are covered. This course includes a community service practicum learning component. Additional hours required. Prerequisites: Current enrollment in the Dental Hygiene program, DHY 220, DHY 221, DHY 222, DHY 223 and Reading Proficiency.