Oral Health

Oral Health

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is aimed at people who provide oral care for residents in a care setting

Course Aims

To be able to provide effective oral care for your residents

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise the impact of poor oral health care
  • Be aware of the statistics of oral care in care homes
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of Carers regarding oral Health
  • Recognise the importance of the mouth and teeth
  • Be aware of the anatomy of the mouth and teeth
  • Recognise common mouth problems and how they are treated
  • Know how to support residents with their oral hygiene
  • Know of correct methods for cleaning teeth
  • Understand how certain medical conditions can complicate oral hygiene
  • Recognise the importance of well-fitting dentures
  • Understand how to support residents with their dentures

Course available as

Course Length: 30 Mins

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