Iowa Jurisprudence Review and Update. As per Iowa law Dentists, Dental Hygienists, and Dental Assistants must complete a minimum of 1 hour every 2 years in the area of Iowa jurisprudence. Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists will be required to report completion of an Iowa Jurisprudene course for the first time on the 2019 registration/license renewal. Dentists will be required to report completion of course for the first time on the 2020 license renewal. This course will help to meet this requirement.
1. Review recent board actions and communication updates.
2. Discuss each dental team member's scope of practice and supervision requirements.
3. Identify application process and continuing education requirements for licensure, registration or trainee status.