Assessment – Complete Oral Exam

Description: A complete oral exam (COE) is an accurate baseline of the entire health record status for every new, and existing patient. This e-course will provide an overview of the requirements of a COE, the steps involved in completing a COE, and critical legal considerations.
Upon completion of this course the learner will: Value the importance and significance of a yearly Comprehensive Oral Examination and be able to effectively perform, accurately document, and connect all steps of the COE to provide a comprehensive patient assessment including:
  • Medical History
  • Dental History
  • Extraoral Head and Neck exam
  • Soft tissue oral cancer screening
  • Restorative charting
  • Complete periodontal charting
  • Ideal radiographs for baseline complete exams