Dental Hygienists

ORS 680.565
Authority of Health Licensing Office and director

  • rules
  • issuance of license


(1)

The Health Licensing Office has such authority as is reasonably necessary to administer ORS 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Health Licensing Office and director) and 680.990 (Criminal penalties) (2), including the authority to adopt rules pursuant to ORS chapter 183.

(2)

The Director of the Health Licensing Office shall keep a record of all proceedings of the State Board of Denture Technology including a register of all persons licensed to practice denture technology.

(3)

When the office is satisfied that the applicant for licensure under ORS 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Health Licensing Office and director) has complied with all the requirements, it shall issue to such applicant an appropriate license under ORS 680.500 (Definitions for ORS 680.500 to 680.565) to 680.565 (Authority of Health Licensing Office and director). [1979 c.1 §11; 1981 c.313 §7; 1991 c.921 §14; 1993 c.142 §14; 1999 c.885 §30; 2005 c.648 §31; 2013 c.568 §52]
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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