What it really means to be a registered Dental Care Professional!
For many years it was if a profession regulated itself, then it was a true profession. Times have changed and these days, it appears that anyone who has a job calls themselves a professional! Sales reps call themselves 'professional'. However, in a healthcare setting it tends to revolve around how we behave to our patients and colleagues! But this is not the only way we will be judged. Our own actions OUTSIDE of the workplace may affect our registration!
- After reading this article, the reader should be able to:
- explain the nature of professionalism as it relates to dental care professionals.