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CHAPTER 114. EXTENSION OF DUTIES OF AUXILIARY PERSONNEL–DENTAL ASSISTANTS

22 TAC §114.1 Permitted Duties (by dental assistants)

Description: The amendment establishes the requirements for a dental assistant to perform certain acts (pit and fissure sealants and coronal polishing) and will establish a deadline for scheduling a patient appointment following the interim care of a minor emergency condition.

Effective: 03/18/2018

Here’s the rule:

http://texreg.sos.state.tx.us/public/readtac$ext.TacPage?sl=T&app=9&p_dir=P&p_rloc=165774&p_tloc=14504&p_ploc=1&pg=3&p_tac=&ti=22&pt=5&ch=114&rl=3

22 TAC §114.3 Pit and Fissure Sealant (by Dental Assistants)

Description: This rule establishes certain requirements and training for the delegation of pit and fissure sealants.

Effective: 03/18/2018

Here’s the rule:

http://texreg.sos.state.tx.us/public/readtac$ext.TacPage?sl=R&app=9&p_dir=&p_rloc=&p_tloc=&p_ploc=&pg=1&p_tac=&ti=22&pt=5&ch=114&rl=3

RESOURCE you can use: Compliance form (NOT REQUIRED)
Sealant Authorization

Link to RDA Sealant Authorization form in DB, Compliance Hub Team Folder, Dental Board

22 TAC §114.5 Coronal Polishing (by Dental Assistants)

Description: This rule establishes certain requirements and training for the delegation of coronal polishing performed by dental assistants.

Effective: 03/18/2018

Here’s the rule:

http://texreg.sos.state.tx.us/public/readtac$ext.TacPage?sl=T&app=9&p_dir=N&p_rloc=129085&p_tloc=&p_ploc=1&pg=7&p_tac=&ti=22&pt=5&ch=114&rl=3

RESOURCE you can use: Compliance form (NOT REQUIRED)
Coronal Polishing Authorization

Link to RDA Coronal Polishing Authorization form in DB, Compliance Hub Team Folder, Dental Board

 

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