ERIC Number: EJ439790
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Licensure and Credentialing--Position Paper.
Dugoni, Arthur A.
Journal of Dental Education, v55 n12 p789-91 Dec 1991
This position paper reviews the history of licensure and credentialing in dental education and questions the value of state and regional board clinical examinations for entry level practitioners. Recommended are continuing education requirements, on-site visits of practice settings, periodic reevaluation of practitioners' abilities, and licensure by credentials for hygienists and entry level dentists. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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