Oral Health: Caring for Natural Teeth and Dentures
By completing this course you will discover why good oral health is important and learn how to assist with the maintenance of oral hygiene.
After completing this course participants should be able to:
- Define oral health and identify the risk factors
Explain the consequences of poor oral hygiene
- Implement strategies for preventing poor oral hygiene
- Assist an older person with the cleaning of their teeth and/or dentures
Who is this course appropriate for:
This course is appropriate for all staff working in residential aged care who support people with activities of daily living.
Continuing Professional Development Hours:
Up to 8 hours can be earned completing this course.
You can earn 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour by completing the video and assessment questions. If you wish to extend your learning and earn up to an additional 7 CPD hours, you may download the extension exercise which is attached to this course.
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