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Florida Dental packages

6 Mandatory Hours
24 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours
6 Mandatory Hours
24 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours

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Our extensive library of online courses include include free learning aides, multimedia components and are iPad compatible.

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Human Trafficking in Florida: Modern-Day Slavery
2 Hrs
Course expiration date: 5/22/2020

Health care personnel are on the front lines of the fight against human trafficking. Nurses, physicians, physician assistants, and all health care personnel must be alert to the often overlooked signs of trafficking in their patients. This course is designed to provide a sensitive review of the issue of abuse in human trafficking and how it affects patients and their families. It also meets the requirements of the Florida State Board of Nursing for continuing education regarding human trafficking.
2 Hrs
Online
Mandatory
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Dental Office - Preventing Medical Errors
2 Hrs
Dental professionals need to be aware of the risk of medical errors as well as how to minimize risk, and any suspicion of an adverse reaction needs to be communicated to the proper organizations.
2 Hrs
Online
Mandatory
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Domestic Violence in the Health Care Setting
2 Hrs
There are different types of domestic violence, explore theories as to the cause, and how to respond to an abuse victim. Also, learn the federal and state domestic violence hotlines.
2 Hrs
Online
Mandatory
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Prescription Drug Abuse Among Patients: Scope, Prevention, and Management Considerations in Florida
2 Hrs
The purpose of this course is to provide dental practitioners with an appreciation of the scope of the problem of prescription drug abuse and a realization that the misuse and abuse of these drugs likely take place among the patient populations they serve.
2 Hrs
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Professional Care and Patient Maintenance of Implant-Supported Dentures
2 Hrs
Patients that wear implant-supported prosthesis need to be given the correct home care methods, also a re-care plan for the implant patient needs, and oral hygiene aids in addition to the traditional methods.
2 Hrs
Online
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Medicinal Marijuana Use by the Dental Patient
2 Hrs
This course offers a basic overview of the latest research and clinical support information regarding marijuana use, the oral manifestations associated with the drug, and how it potentially impacts the quality and overall health of the dental patient’s dentition.
2 Hrs
Online
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Health Information Technology: The Future is Now
8 Hrs
Health information has changed over time and has improved the efficiency of health records. The changing technology is used to store, manage and share information efficiently so that it is easier to access information quickly.
8 Hrs
Online
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Caring for the Dental Patient with Cardiovascular Disease: Current Recommendations
3 Hrs

This course reviews current recommended practices in providing dental care for patients diagnosed with cardiovascular disease. It includes a review of blood composition, the anatomy of the heart and circulatory system, and the cardiac conduction system. The course discusses several forms of cardiovascular disease, including their risk factors and treatments, as well as required treatment modifications in the dental setting. It also addresses the prevention and management of cardiovascular emergencies. 

3 Hrs
Online
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Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
4 Hrs
There are common emergencies that may happen with dental patients, look for signs, symptoms and warnings that may occur before the medical emergency, also have an emergency action plan.
4 Hrs
Online
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Instrument Sterilization and Maintenance Tips for Dental Staff
2 Hrs

This course includes an overview of sterilization protocols within the dental practice setting, including proper storage, maintenance of instruments, and the equipment used for patient care. 

2 Hrs
Online
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Contemporary Management of Traumatic Dental Injuries, 2nd Edition
3 Hrs
Learning Objectives: 

After completing this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Describe the epidemiology (including prevalence and risk factors) of traumatic dental injuries involving both the primary and permanent dentitions.
  • Identify preventative measures taken to reduce or eliminate traumatic dental injuries.
  • Identify the general treatment considerations when dealing with traumatic dental injuries.
  • Describe the components of a detailed diagnostic evaluation for traumatic dental injuries.
  • Describe treatments for traumatic dental injuries that reflect the best current evidence, based on the literature and professional opinion.
  • Identify the orthodontic implications of traumatic dental injuries.
  • Describe the sequelae of traumatic dental injuries to the primary dentition.
3 Hrs
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Order physical book by mail: 26 hour Dental Hygienist FL
26 Hrs

This item is charging for the cost of mailing the physical book. You are not buying the course package. With this purchase you will not receive ce credit. Once you have received the book, you will still need to complete the exam and pay the course fee. Please allow for 2-3 weeks for shipping.

26 Hrs
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Updates on Laser Therapy in Dentistry and Integration in the Dental Office
4 Hrs
A look at the science behind lasers and the benefits in general dentistry, knowledge and understanding of how and when to apply laser therapy, and learn to carefully approach laser application.
4 Hrs
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Tobacco Cessation: The Dental Health Professional's Role, 2nd Edition
3 Hrs
Tobacco use is an enormous problem and health burden for people worldwide. Although the prevalence of smoking in the United States has declined slightly in recent years, there has been an increase in the use of smokeless tobacco products. The purpose of this basic-level course is to provide dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants with background and guidelines for tobacco interventions in clinical practice. The course will discuss the prevalence of smoking of combustible tobacco and use of smokeless tobacco products as well as the health risks of tobacco use and tobacco exposure. Techniques for tobacco intervention will be described in detail, including the pharmacotherapy used in tobacco cessation both for the smoking of combustible tobacco and the use of smokeless tobacco.
3 Hrs
Online
7 Hrs
Online
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The Dental Provider's Role in Identifying Child Abuse
2 Hrs
Dental professionals may have more knowledge and training of oral symptoms that might signify abuse. However, victim can still show outward bodily signs, caregiver may attempt to cover up any signs of abuse, or they have dental neglect from lack of money.
2 Hrs
Online
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Soft Tissue Grafting: From When It All Began to Today
2 Hrs

This course offers general knowledge regarding soft tissue grafting techniques used in periodontics. Topics range from a history and rationale of the approach to different techniques and therapeutic advantages thereof. The course discusses the approach to soft tissue grafting as far as evaluation and when to refer. It concludes with expected and unexpected outcomes as they relate to healing, as well as long-term effects of different therapies.

2 Hrs
Online
6 Hrs
Online
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Peri-Implantitis: Basics and Beyond
2 Hrs
This course will explore the histology of peri-implantitis, the risk factors, management, and also discuss what steps are involved in obtaining the diagnosis of peri-implantitis.
2 Hrs
Online
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Dental Side Effects of Common Pediatric Prescriptions
2 Hrs

This course provides an overview of common prescription and certain over-the-counter medications administered to children for prevalent systemic health conditions and diseases, and the impact these drugs have on a child’s oral health. This course will also discuss medicinal marijuana (although not legal in all states). The goal is to educate the dental team on specific considerations and observations they should make during ongoing care as they relate directly to said medications. 

2 Hrs
Online
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Managing Patient Care for Individuals with Special Needs
2 Hrs
Special needs patients have different needs when it comes to dental care, they can be predisposed to early periodontal disease, and additional side effects that impact the oral cavity.
2 Hrs
Online
4 Hrs
Online
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Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health Care Settings
4 Hrs
Educate dental professionals on prevention of transmission of blood-borne pathogens, hand hygiene and the importance of sterilization and disinfection of patient care items.
4 Hrs
Online
4 Hrs
Online
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Diagnosing and Managing Care Plans for Patients with Periodontal Disease
2 Hrs
Establish guidelines for when to recommend SCRP, make a care plan and include treatments and time needed for each appointment, determine how often periodontal patients receive follow-up care.
2 Hrs
Online
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Dentin Hypersensitivity: Diagnosis, Etiology, and Management
3 Hrs
Learning Objectives: 

After completing this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Describe dentin hypersensitivity and its epidemiology.
  • Identify the etiology and risk factors for dentin hypersensitivity.
  • Outline the steps in diagnosing dentin hypersensitivity, including history and examination.
  • Discuss strategies for managing and treating dentin hypersensitivity.
3 Hrs
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Order physical book by mail: 32 hour Dental FL
32 Hrs

This item is charging for the cost of mailing the physical book. You are not buying the course package. With this purchase you will not receive ce credit. Once you have received the book, you will still need to complete the exam and pay the course fee. Please allow for 2-3 weeks for shipping.

32 Hrs

Florida Dental Professionals CE Correspondence Package

Florida Dental Hygienist CE Correspondence Package