This activity is approved for 0.75 contact hours.
Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 0.75 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CE1832205
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: The Mouth A. Meet Leo B. What Went Wrong? C. Oral Health D. The Situation Today E. On the Bright Side F. The Good Mouth (Basic Oral Anatomy) G. The Bad Mouth H. How Does Tooth Decay Happen? I. Abscess J. Gum Disease K. Gum Disease and Diabetes L. What to Look For M. Review N. Summary Section 3: Basic Maintenance A. A Daily Routine B. The Location C. Bass Cleaning Technique D. Toothpaste Guidance E. After Brushing F. A Few Specific Situations G. Dental Aids H. Basic Guidelines I. Encountering Resistance J. Overcoming Resistance K. Write It Down! L. Encouraging Independence M. Jackson is Concerned N. Summary Section 4. Visiting the Dentist A. The Dental Exam B. Prepare the Individual for the Visit C. Prepare Yourself for the Visit D. What to Expect E. Your Attitude Matters F. Meet Lisa G. Summary Section 5. Conclusion A. Summary B. Course Contributor C. Resources D. Toothbrush Care: Cleaning, Storage and Replacement E. References F. Congratulations! G. Exam H. BrainSparks
Dr. Grinter operates a community-based dental office and several mobile-based dental clinics in the greater Rockford, Illinois area.
Dr. Grinter has been active in public health for years as past Dental Director at Milestone Dental Clinic, past Director of Special Patient Care at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, and has served on many dental boards including Special Care Dentistry Association, Illinois Dental Policy Review Committee, and Illinois Medicaid Advisory Board.
Dr. Grinter is active in the Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and on the national level with the American Dental Association.Disclosure: Jason M. Grinter, DDS, MPH has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.