NHS Fife - Oral Health for People with Physical and Learning Disabilities
Created: 09/10/2018, Updated: 10/10/2018
When: 9.30am-12.30 o'clock, Wednesday 14 November 2018 Where: Cameron Hospital, Cameron Bridge, Windygates, KY8 5RR This event is being organised by NHS Fife This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
It is too late to book a place for this particular session, sorry about that.
Aims: To increase the knowledge and understanding of the oral health needs of people with disabilities and to explore the key roles that staff have to maintain good oral health for their service users.
Successful completion of this course will provide:
• The ability to recognise the importance of oral health to general health and wellbeing
• Explored the role that carers have in prevention of dental disease
• The ability to manage specific complications and identify oral hygiene methods.
This session is for those from the public or voluntary sectors and carers who are supporting people with physical or learning disabilities and who can have a direct influence on the oral health of people within their care.