Launches Updated State
Dental Continuing Education Requirements Page
dentassist.com, a leader in dental continuing education online
is pleased to announce a new feature on their website: an updated
list of the
state required Dental CE credits for dental professionals.
Sacramento, CA May 18, 2011—dentassist.com released an updated
list of state required dental CE on their website, dentassist.com.
Dental professionals can discover exactly how many credits they
need and when they need them. In addition to being a leader in
dental continuing education online, dentassist.com can now shorten
the process a dental professional must take to research the requirements
needed to renew their license in their state.
dentassist.com has just released a new and valuable resource for
the dentist, hygienist and dental assistant; a convenient and
up to date page on their website that allows dental professionals
to quickly discover how many dental CE credits they need to renew
their license in their state. The new page shows the number of
credits required for dentists dental hygienists and licensed dental
assistants and how frequently they need to accumulate the credits
in order to maintain their licenses.
With the development of the internet Dental CE has evolved into
more flexible formats and dental continuing education online is
the latest trend in dental CE. Online classes allow the dentist,
hygienist or assistant the opportunity to take the courses at
their own pace and in their own time frame.
A quick scan of the list reveals the vast differences that exist
between states. Among the states that require the most dental
CE are Kentucky at 30 credits every one year renewal, Kansas at
60 credits every two year renewal and Arkansas, California, Delaware,
Minnesota and Missouri at 50 credits every two year renewal. Among
the lowest? Texas with 12 credits every one year renewal and finally
Wyoming that has no required dental CE.
Dental CE has been a part of dentistry for many years. Gaining
new knowledge and skills within the dental industry is the way,
the governing boards of dentistry in the United States, assures
the public that it strives to enhance the continuing education
of its licensees.
On dentassist.com, coursework for dental continuing education
online varies, course titles range from infection control to diabetes;
the sweet tooth of reality. Dentassist.com offers courses that
not only fulfill required credits but also illuminate little known
or misunderstood topics that truly enhance the dental professionals
understanding. Courses are researched and updated frequently to
maintain the most current scientifically based knowledge.
Most states require dental professionals to take CE courses from
institutions that are recognized providers by their state board
or ADA Continuing Education Recognized Providers. Dentassist.com
fulfills that requirement being a recognized provider with the
Dental Board of California, Florida State Board of Dentistry and
most notably ADA CERP.
According to the ADA “Recognizing the need to offer its members
and the dental community a way to select continuing dental education
(CE) with confidence and to promote the continuous improvement
of CE, the American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition
Program (ADA CERP) was established in 1993.
dentassist.com is an ADA CERP recognized provider of dental continuing
education courses that fulfill license renewal requirements across
the United States. Based in of Sacramento, CA dentassist.com offers
high quality dental CE curriculum for dentist, dental hygienist
and assistants. They offer a wide selection of online dental CE
courses that cover current clinical trends impacting dentistry
for the dentist, dental hygienist and assistant. Upon successful
completion of your dental continuing education online coursework,
your CE certificate will be emailed to you within 2 business days.
For further information contact:
Lisa Saiia, Director of dentassist.com