The Dental module is housed by the Medical Records module but has more complex and unique features which needs to be defined separately from the Medical Records module feature. This module is unique for dental services only.
This module has three primary users namely Head – Dentist, Dental Inventory Custodian, and Dental Receptionist. Each of these users have their own role and privileges to ensure the patient’s utmost health and the security of their medical records. In this tutorial, we’ll discuss the users whose task is to oversee the dental medical records: Dentist.
The dentist is the head of the clinic and has full access to the dental medical records which is needed in ensuring that the dental patients get the utmost care for their teeth. Below is a matrix of their privileges.
CRUD = Create, Read, Update, Delete.
|Physical Medical Exam||NA|
|Dental History||Manages dental history||R|
|Dental Charting||Manages dental charting||R|
|Dental Work Proposed||Manages proposed dental work||R|
|Dental Work Done||Manages dental work done||R|
|Custom Dental Statuses||Manages custom dental statuses||R|
The Dental Receptionist’s role is to make sure the dental queues are handled well. They can only access the Dental Module features in a read-only mode.