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What is quality assurance?
A promise of excellence
This is meant to prevent incompetent health care providers from practicing and defines a scope of practice?

a. Registration
b. Licensure
c. Dental Practice Act
d. Education
c. Dental Practice Act
_____ is the "approval" of health care providers and _____ is the "approval" of educational institutions and specific programs within most institutions.

a. accreditation, credentialing

b. credenrialing, accreditation

c. licensure, registration

d. registration, licensure
b. credentialing, accreditation
Your education requires that you kmust be a graduate of a dental hygiene program accredited by the _____ on ____.
ADA, CODA
_____ is the process of approving, certifying or endorsing educational institutions.

a. Registration
b. Licensure
c. Credentialing
d. Accreditation
d. Accreditation
____ is used to "credential" dental asistants and lab technicians.

a. Accreditation
b. Licensure
c. Certification
d. Registration
c. Certification
"_____" is used to "credential" dentists, detnal hygienists, physicians and nurses.
a. Accreditation
b. Licensure
c. Certification
d. Registration
b. Licensure
________ is the process which recognition is granted individuals who meet certain requirements.

a. Accreditation
b. Licensure
c. Certification
d. Registration
c. Certification
____ is the process whereby authority issues permission to perform a certain act or engage in a specific business that would otherwise be unlawful.

a. Accreditation
b. Licensure
c. Certification
d. Registration
b. Licensure
True or False

The practice of dental hygiene without a valid licensure is a criminal offense of which the penalty may include a monetary fine and/ or imprisonment.
True
List the four license types

1.
2.
3.
4.
1. Full
2. Temporary
3. Volunteer
4. Faculty
List the stipulations of license renewal.

1.
2.
3.
1. Once every 2 years
2. 25 units of continuing
3. $55.00
Which of the following is not necessary to be included in continuing education units?

a. CPR
b. HIPAA
c. Infection Control
d. CA DPA
b. HIPAA
Which category of continuing education should 80% of your units come from?

a. Category 1
b. Category 2
c. CA DPA
d. HIPAA
a. Category 1
True or False

A video or home study course is a great way to receive a full unit of continuing education.
False - up to 1/2 a unit
How long should you keep continuing education certification?

a. 2 years
b. 4 years
c. 6 years
d. 7 years
b. 4 years
What are the two types of supervision?
Direct & Indirect
True or False

The key element to be considered a profession or a professional is membership in your professional organization
True
In the ADHA structure, which group accounts for records / communication?

a. Executive
b. Member Services
c. Governmental Affairs
d. Institute for Oral Health
b. Member services
In the ADHA structure, which group accounts for scholarships?

a. Executive
b. Member Services
c. Governmental Affairs
d. Institute for Oral Health
d. Institute for oral health
What is the purpose of the CDHA?
To share common interest, activities, education, and institutions in fellowship with professional colleagues.
True or False

An auxiliary who has NEVER renewed their license MUST pay the renewal fee.
True
True or False

An auxiliary who has NEVER renewed their license MUST have all of their CE units completed.
False