Dental Assistant Rhs

2 642.1 RHS 2014 Application Packet Welcome. Congratulations on taking the fi rst step toward earning DANB Certi fi ed Dental Assistant (CDA) certi fi cation.

DANB’s 2014 Certifi ed Dental Assistant (CDA) exam application packet includes applications for the following exams: • Certifi ed Dental Assistant (CDA®) GC, RHS and ICE component exams taken in the same test administration • General Chairside Assisting (GC)

The dental assistant must first pass the DANB administered Delaware Radiation Technologist )DDRT) exam OR pass administered by the NM Board of Dental Health Care OR pass DANB RHS exam AND pass a state radiography clinical exam AND pass NM

Assisting National Board’s (DANB) State Fact Booklet; DANB exams; CDA=Certified Dental Assistant; RHS=Radiation Health & Safety; ICE=Infection Control Exam; COA=Certified Orthodontic Exam. *DANB reports these job titles for each state,

Dental Assistant Recruitment and Retention (DANB’s RHS or CDA Exam) to allow dental assistants to perform dental radiography procedures; of these, eight also rec-ognize state-specific radiography credentials earned in other states or allow a dental assis-

RHS Exam $175 total payment . 2. Students Dental assistant program directors must determine eligibility for the DANB stipend. Preference should be given to students who for financial reasons would not elect to take the DANB exam. 6.

DENTAL ASSISTANT & DENTAL HYGIENIST DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS State Hygienist Services that can be Health & Safety (RHS), Infection Control (ICE), and General Chairside (GC) OR • PATHWAY II: Pass the New York Professional Dental Assisting (NYPDA)