Providing Oral Health Education during COVID-19: Current Practices and Recommendations
Learning Objectives

Course Author(s): Harold A. Henson, RDH, PhD

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on dentistry and patients.
  • Describe how COVID-19 has impacted chairside clinical practice in delivering oral health education.
  • Discuss the importance of why oral health education is even more important than ever during a pandemic.
  • Discuss strategies to safely and effectively deliver oral health education including the use of a rechargeable electric power toothbrush as part of an oral health education program.