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Decreasing the Impact of Bias

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Explicit (conscious) and implicit (unconscious) biases affect providers’ understanding, actions, communication, and treatment decisions.

After reading this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Define explicit and implicit bias.
  2. Discuss the impact of implicit bias on dental hygiene patient care.
  3. Identify means to self-assess implicit bias.
  4. Recognize ways to manage implicit bias.

This course was issued in October 2019 and expires October 2022. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.

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