Dental Hygienists May Purchase And Administer Epinephrine For Emergencies

In 2016 the Oregon Board of Dentistry amended OAR 818-035-0040 by adding: (3) Upon completion of a course of instruction approved by the Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division, a dental hygienist may purchase Epinephrine and administer Epinephrine in an emergency. This rule change was recommended to the board by the Dental Hygiene Committee.

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