W. Va. Code R. § 5-14-5 - Required Equipment

Current through Register Vol. XXXIX, No. 11, March 18, 2022

5.1. A mobile dental facility must include:
(a) Dental treatment chair;
(b) A dental treatment light;
(c) When radiographs are to be made by the mobile dental facility a radiographic unit that is properly momtored by the proper authorized agency of the State of West Virginia;
(d) When radiographs are to be made by the mobile dental facility, a lead apron including a thyroid collar;
(e) A portable delivery system, or an integrated system if used in a mobile dental facility;
(f) An evacuation unit suitable for the procedure being performed;
(g) A list of appropriate and sufficient dental instruments including explorers and mouth mirrors, and infection control supplies, such as gloves, face masks, etc. that are on hand;
(h) Ready access by a ramp or lift;
(i) Covered, non-corrosive container for deposit of waste materials including biohazardous materials;
(j) Automated external defibrillator if Class 2, 3 or 4 anesthesia is used in the mobile dental facility;
(k) Smoke and carbon dioxide detectors.
5.2. A portable dental unit must include:
(a) Dental treatment chair;
(b) A dental treatment light;
(c) When radiographs are to be made by the portable dental unit, a radiographic unit that is properly monitored by the proper authorized agency of the State of West Virginia;
(d) When radiographs are to be made by the portable dental unit, a lead apron including a thyroid collar;
(e) A portable delivery system;
(f) An evacuation unit suitable for the procedure being performed;
(g) A list of appropriate and sufficient dental instruments including explorers and mouth mirrors, and infection control supplies, such as gloves, face masks, etc. that are on hand;
(h) Covered, non-corrosive container for deposit of waste materials including biohazardous materials; and
(i) Automated external defibrillator if Class 2, 3 or 4 anesthesia is used with the portable dental unit.

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W. Va. Code R. § 5-14-5

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