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Obstetric Risk Management for Oral Health Professionals

Cost: Free


The session will include an overview of the new Federal Tort Claims Act annual obstetric risk management training requirement for health centers and the importance of oral health care during pregnancy. Practice guidance for oral health professionals on providing oral health care during pregnancy and pharmacological considerations for pregnant people will be described. In addition, the benefits of collaborating with obstetric professionals and delivering integrated care will be shared. This webinar is 90 minutes long. 


1.5 CDE Credits available upon 100% successful completion of the quiz.


Learning Objectives:

After participating in this session, attendees should be able to 

· Summarize the new Federal Tort Claims Act annual obstetric risk management training requirement. 

· Explain the importance of oral health care during pregnancy. 

· Describe guidance for oral health professionals on providing oral health care and pharmacological considerations for pregnant people. 

· Explain the benefits of integrated care delivery and collaboration between oral health professionals and obstetric professionals.


Oral Health Integration and Pain Relief in Patients on Medication for Opioid Use Disorder

Cost: Free


Presented by Dan Brody, DMD


Learning Objectives:

  1. To review the scope of the opioid epidemic as a national public health emergency.

  2. To understand the role of dentistry and interprofessional team in combating the opioid crisis.

  3. To review and utilize best practices for effective and safe pain management in MOUD patients.

  4. To recognize patients with SUD utilizing SBIRT and other strategies.


1.0 CDE Credits available with successful completion of the presentation and passing of the quiz.

Sliding Fee Scale

Cost: Free


Presented by: Dr. Bob Russell


Learning Objectives:

  1. Review the background for the sliding fee scale.

  2. Describe the guidelines for the sliding fee scale.

  3. Understand how to develop a sliding fee scale for dental programs in FQHCs.


.5 CDE Credits available with successful completion of the presentation and passing of the quiz.

The HRSA UDS Sealants Measure: Understanding the Why and How

Cost: Free


Presented by Irene Hilton, DDS, MPH - NNOHA Dental Consultant


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the evidence for sealants to prevent dental caries

  • Learn the data collection elements of the UDS Sealants Measure

  • Describe exclusions for the UDS Sealants Measure


0.5 CDE Credits available upon 100% successful completion of the quiz.

Wellness for RDHs and DAs

Cost: Free


Presented by: Nicole Pearson, MHS


Working in dentistry can weigh heavily on the body, mind, and spirit.  It is critical that dental team members maintain their health and wellness to help prevent injury and burnout.  This webinar will focus on the seven dimensions of wellness and how to prioritize your health in each area.  Emphasis will be given to motivation and sustaining change as well as how to develop your own personal wellness plan.


Learning Objectives:

1. Identify the seven dimensions of wellness

2. Describe coping tools and how to sustain change.

3. Learn strategies to improve all dimensions of wellness.

4. Begin to develop a wellness plan.


1.0 CDE Credits available with successful completion of the presentation and passing of the quiz.

Expanding the Role of Dental Assistants

Cost: Free


This webinar (March 2022) celebrates dental assistants in community health centers. The speakers discuss their experiences in career growth as dental assistants and share opportunities for dental assistants to expand their roles in health centers. This course is targeted towards dental assistants.


1 CDE available upon 100% successful completion of the quiz.

Risk Management

Cost: Free


Presented by: Mark Koday, DDS


This interactive online module provides the fundamentals of Risk Management for community health center dental programs. 1 CDE available upon 100% successful completion of the quiz.

Integration Roles for Dental Hygienists and Dental Assistants

Cost: Free


There are many different roles in integration initiatives for dental hygienists and dental assistants, including administrative, care coordination, and clinical. This final webinar of the series will describe the different integration roles of dental hygienists and dental assistants. Then dental hygienists and dental assistants will share their experience in expanding access to care through integration initiatives in health centers.


Learning Objectives:
1.  Describe different models for medical and dental integration.
2.  Learn how dental hygienists and dental assistants can be utilized to expand access to oral health through integration.
3.  Discuss how four different health centers have used dental hygienists and dental assistants for medical and dental integration.


Watch the recording of our 5/24/2023 webinar, take the survey and pass the quiz with 80% to receive 1.5 CDEs for this course.

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*Note: If you have accessed the platform previously for other NNOHA activities, like NOHLI, a Learning Collaborative, or the 2020 or 2021 NNOHA Annual Conferences, you will use the same log-in credentials that you used previously. 


2. Click on the Courses button at the top of the page, and select the course you wish to take. On the course page, click ENROLL in the upper right corner of the screen to begin the course. 


3. After completing the course and passing the quiz, click on My Locker to download or print your CDE verification form. *Note: You must pass the quiz in order to receive CDE. 


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