DT Keeping the Dental Office Running Smoothly: Day-to-Day Tasks
You will receive 1 unit(s) of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course.

Description:
This course gives valuable insights on supply management, handling and sorting mail, banking, and uniquely dental office duties such as handling controlled substances.

Author:
American Dental Association, Continuing Education and the Council on Dental Practice and Product Development and Sales
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Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to do the following:

  1. Manage supplies 
  2. Access and understand Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
  3. Use MSDS for securing controlled substances
  4. Handle and sort incoming mail
  5. Perform banking tasks


Abstract:
Keeping the dental office running smoothly takes knowledge of dental office tasks and business practices. This course gives valuable insights on supply management, handling and sorting mail, banking, and uniquely dental office duties such as handling controlled substances. This course contains specific and easy-to-use tips on how to handle these tasks properly and efficiently.

Outline:
  1. Supply Management 

    1. Who Manages Office Supplies

    2. Inventory Maintenance

    3. Supply Companies

    4. New Products

    5. Purchasing Supplies

    6. Computer Programs

  2. Material Safety Data Sheets 

  3. Securing Controlled Substances

  4. Incoming Mail

  5. Banking

    1. Returned Checks

    2. Bank Reconciliation

    3. Disbursements





American Dental Association is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.