Working relationships between clinical dental technicians and dentists/dental specialists
The practice standard aims to protect the health and safety of members of the public by:
- describing what clinical dental technicians can do
- providing guidance to dentists, dental specialists and clinical dental technicians on their legislative and professional responsibilities when sourcing or providing clinical dental technology services
- assisting consumers to understand the professional relationships which apply between clinical dental technicians and dentists/dental specialists when providing services which involve designing, making, repairing or fitting dental appliances.