Chapter 27. Professional Groups for Orthodontic Dental Nurses

  1. Fiona Grist R.D.N., B.A. (Hons) OU

Published Online: 28 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444325522.ch27

Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing

Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing

How to Cite

Grist, F. (2010) Professional Groups for Orthodontic Dental Nurses, in Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444325522.ch27

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333183

Online ISBN: 9781444325522

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Keywords:

  • professional groups - for orthodontic dental nurses;
  • ONG, as independent specialist group - for dental nurses in UK and Ireland;
  • developing orthodontic dental nurses' role - within orthodontic specialty;
  • ‘Orthodontic Nurses and Therapists’ - developing roles as Dental Care Professionals;
  • Committee meeting every quarter - Annual General Meeting at British Orthodontic Conference;
  • ONG aims - to organise two Study Days each year - in different parts of the country;
  • ONG, liaise on behalf of its members - with orthodontic and wider dental community;
  • orthodontic nurses - called the National Orthodontic Group (NOG);
  • members of the BADN - can access the NOG;
  • British Association of Dental Nurses (BADN)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Orthodontic National Group for Dental Nurses and Therapists

  • Aims

  • Objectives

  • Structure of the Group

  • Education

  • Journal

  • Links with the British Orthodontic society (BOS)

  • The Future

  • British Association of Dental Nurses (BADN)