Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws 36-6A-40.2

  • Board: the State Board of Dentistry. See South Dakota Codified Laws 36-6A-1
  • Collaborative agreement: a written agreement between a supervising dentist and a dental hygienist authorizing the preventive and therapeutic services that may be performed by the dental hygienist under collaborative supervision. See South Dakota Codified Laws 36-6A-1
  • Collaborative supervision: the supervision of a dental hygienist requiring a collaborative agreement between a supervising dentist and a dental hygienist. See South Dakota Codified Laws 36-6A-1
  • Dental: pertaining to dentistry. See South Dakota Codified Laws 36-6A-1
  • Dental hygienist: a person licensed as a dental hygienist pursuant to this chapter, who, under the supervision of a dentist, renders the diagnostic, preventive, or therapeutic dental services, and any educational services provided pursuant thereto, as authorized by this chapter, as well as any related extra-oral procedure required in the practice of those services. See South Dakota Codified Laws 36-6A-1
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
A dental hygienist seeking to provide preventive and therapeutic services under collaborative supervision shall submit evidence, as prescribed by the board, of meeting the requirements of § 36-6A-40.1 and a fee not to exceed thirty dollars. The board shall, by rules promulgated pursuant to chapter 1-26, establish the required fee, the minimum requirements for a collaborative agreement, the preventive and therapeutic services that may be performed, the location or facilities where services may be performed, and the evidence required to demonstrate the active practice and knowledge required pursuant to § 36-6A-40.1.