Altering Dental Records Can Result in Significant Penalties
The Florida Board of Dentistry (Board) takes a dim view of those who alter dental records. If a licensee is found to have altered a dental record, the Board has a full range of penalties available to address the violation, including loss of the dental license and significant monetary penalties.
Management of Treatment Complications
Even when a patient is provided with care that meets the standard of care, complications may arise during, or as a result of, the treatment provided. It is often helpful to review this type of case to determine not only the root causes, but also how the complication was managed.
The Importance of Infection Control in the Community Dental Office
Develop appropriate policies and procedures to reduce potential infections and improve patient safety.
Risks in Electronic Dental Records
System and user errors result in many EHR-related dental claims.
Is Your Patient a Victim of Human Trafficking?
Human trafficking victims are commonly seen in medical and dental practices with the following conditions…
Withdrawing From the Dentist-Patient Relationship