Dental Hygienists

ORS 680.535
Grounds for imposing discipline

In the manner prescribed in ORS chapter 183 for contested cases, the Health Licensing Office may impose a form of discipline listed in ORS 676.612 (Disciplinary authority) against any person practicing denture technology for any of the grounds listed in ORS 676.612 (Disciplinary authority) and for any violation of the provisions of ORS 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Health Licensing Office and director), or the rules adopted thereunder. [1979 c.1 §8; 1991 c.921 §6; 1993 c.142 §9; 2003 c.547 §16; 2005 c.648 §28; 2013 c.568 §49]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Effect of engaging in illegal practice of denture technology prior to July 1, 1980, or conviction of illegal practice of dentistry through practicing denture technology upon denturist certification, (1979) Vol 39, p 670; power of Health Division to assure better control over potentially harmful illegal practitioners of denture technology, (1979) Vol 39, p 670

Chapter 680

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Where liability lies as between physician or dentist who signs statement of oral health for patient and denturist who prepares dentures, when patient develops denture-related health problems or other oral difficulty, (1979) Vol 39, p 670; Personal direction and general supervision requirement of licensing provisions for dental hygienists, (1981) Vol. 42, p 165


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