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Flashcards in Diversion Program and License Maintenance Deck (16):
1

can RDH use any device/material if properly training

yes

2

what revokes a license

conviction

3

what is conclusive evidence of a felon

conviction record or copy certified by judge

4

what puts your license on probation

unprofessional conduct

5

5 ways you can get out of probation

1. complete medical exam
2. community service
3. limiting scope of practice
4. additional training w/ or w/o exam
5.restitution FEES

6

(3) What is considered unprofessional conduct between Controlled substances and RDH

1. if it endangers themself or the public
2. Possesses any dangerous drug
3. Be convicted for >1 misdemeanor OR ANY FELONY involving drugs or alcohol (ONLY if conviction is related while they were practicing)

7

what is the goal of the diversion program

identify and rehabilite RDH

8

Diversion program criteria (2)

1. DH board sent someone as disciplinary probation
2. Voluntary alternative to other disciplinary action

9

who can self refer into the diversion program

if not under investigation

10

what if you are under investigation, can you get in the diversion program

you can request entry but you have to sign a statement of understanding that disciplinary action might still take place

11

Can disciplinary action still happen once in or done with diversion program

yes if under investigation

12

what if you are under investigation but not a danger to the public, can you get into the diversion program

yes, the board will CLOSE the investigation if RDH enters and completes program

13

what are you agreeing to when you join the diversion program

that if you withdrawal or are terminated it can lead to disciplinary action

14

What if you are withdrawn or terminated form the diversion program

dental hygiene board will REOPEN investigation and impose disciplinary action

15

how do you get terminated from the diversion program

failure to comply and don't cooperate with treatment program

16

who pays for diversion program

RDH bears all cost unless waived by the dental hygiene board