Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

CH 2 the professiona

the professional dental assistant

professional organization that represents the profession of dental assisting on a national level American Dental Assistants Association ( ADAA )
the nationally recognized credential of the dental assistant who has passed the DANB certification examination and keeps current practice through continuing education Certified dental assistant ( CDA )
National agency responsible for administering the certification examination and issuing the credential of certified dental assistant Dental Assisting National Board ( DANB )
the health insurance portability and accountability act of 1996 specifies federal regulations that ensure privacy regarding a patient's healthcare information HIPPA
person who meets the standards of a profession professional
Professionalism is what distinguishes people who have a job from those who pursue a career
what are the 3 essential aspects of a professional appearance good health, good grooming, and appropriate dress
personal cleanliness involves: taking a daily bath or shower, using a deodorant, and practicing good oral hygiene
things you should not do or avoid regarding good grooming do not use perfume or cologne, avoid the use of tobacco products because the odor lingers on your hair and clothing and is offensive in a professional setting
what does team stand for Together, Everyone, Accomplishes, More
the dental office can be a stressful place for patients and staff, so it is important to do what maintain a positive attitude
how can a dental assistant demonstrate work responsibility by arriving on time, staying for the full shift, being a cooperative team member, and not asking to leave early
everything that is said or done in the dental office must: remain confidential
many people do not enjoy a visit to the dentist and are often stressed or intimidated, the dental assistant must: demonstrate sensitivity to the patients needs, show empathy, say the right thing at the right time and be sincere
in 1924 the ADAA was fromed by who Juliette A. Southard
what are the requirements of pathway II to take your CDA exam high school graduation or equivalent, minimum of 3500 hours work experience as a dental assistant, current CPR card,
Created by: cynthia.fryer
Popular Dentistry sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards