3256.0 Communicating with the Public to Improve Oral Health

Monday, October 29, 2012: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Revise if necessary Poor patient-provider communication has been associated with lower patient satisfaction and increased risk for poor oral health outcomes, noncompliance with treatment and follow-up instructions, and liability claims. This interactive course will provide practical suggestions to improve communication with patients.
Session Objectives: TBD

Improving Oral Health Literacy for Older Adults in Rural Communities
Charla J. Lautar, RDH, PhD and Elaine T. Jurkowski, MSW, PhD

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Organized by: Oral Health
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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