Dentist. The facility shall have an consulting dentist who shall:
Participate in the development of written
policies and procedures for routine dental care, dental emergencies, and oral
hygiene (OAR 411-085-0210
available in case of a dental emergency or arrange for another dentist to be
(c) Recommend procedures
for oral health inservice training. This training shall be provided to
appropriate staff at least annually; and
(d) Instruct or arrange for a dental
hygienist to instruct registered nurses on the facility staff in how to perform
Physician Participation. The dentist's written treatment orders shall be
followed upon documented verbal approval of the attending physician.
(3) Dentures Marked. The facility shall cause
the resident's dentures to be marked for identification.
(4) Documentation. Oral and dental care
services shall be documented in the resident's clinical record.
Or. Admin. R.
SSD 19-1990, f. 8-29-90,
cert. ef. 10-1-90
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS