It extends their scope to deliver dental therapy to adult patients aged 18 and over. The removal of patient age limits from the legislation has.
This course is for oral health therapists to broaden their current scope to include restorative treatment planning and procedures for adult patients. This course offers the Oral Health Therapist (OHT) or dual trained dental hygienist/dental therapist the opportunity to broaden.
You must be registered in the dental therapy scope of practice to apply for registration in the scope for adult care in dental therapy practice. There are currently.
provision to patients of all ages within the scope of dental therapy practice. with a range of skills including knowledge of adult oral health examinations.