Oregon Dental Sedation Information


THIS PAGE IS DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR DENTISTS INTENDING TO PRACTICE SEDATION IN THE STATE OF OREGON. BELOW, YOU WILL FIND:

TYPES OF SEDATION PERMITS

Oregon requires training for minimal & enteral (Oral) moderate sedation as well as for parenteral (IV) moderate sedation. The ADMA offers courses that satisfy the requirements each of these permits.

To obtain a minimal sedation permit, Oregon requires a minimum of 16 hours of training. The ADMA offers training that exceeds these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Minimal Sedation Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Pediatric Minimal Sedation Courses.

To obtain a moderate enteral sedation permit, Oregon requires a minimum of 24 hours of instruction plus management of at least 10 dental patient experiences. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements at select courses. Call (855) 406-7671 to speak with a live Course Director who will help you find the course that meets the clinical requirements. Ensure you select a course that includes the clinical component. You can view our upcoming courses at the link below.

Click here to view ADMA Enteral Moderate Sedation Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Enteral Moderate Pediatric Sedation Courses.

To obtain a parenteral (IV) moderate sedation permit, Oregon requires a minimum of 60 hours of instruction plus management of at least 20 dental patients. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Parenteral Moderate Sedation Courses.

CE REQUIREMENTS TO MAINTAIN YOUR PERMIT

Per Oregon rule 818-026-0050 (11), dentists with a minimal sedation permit are required to complete 4 hours of CE every 2 years. Per Oregon rule 818-026-0060 (13), dentists with a moderate sedation permit are required to complete 14 hours of CE every 2 years. The ADMA offers CE courses that qualify for 10 CE credits per day of training. Find links to qualifying sedation CE courses below.

Click here to view qualifying Adult Minimal and Enteral Moderate Sedation CE Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Pediatric Minimal and Enteral Moderate Sedation CE Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Parenteral Moderate Sedation CE Courses.

Assistants & Hygienists: Sedation Training Required

During minimal or moderate sedation, dentists are required to have anesthesia monitors. Anesthesia monitors shall be trained and competent in monitoring patient vital signs, in the use of monitoring and emergency equipment appropriate for the level of sedation utilized. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements.

RDA/RDH Adult Minimal and Enteral Moderate Sedation Courses

RDA/RDH Pediatric Minimal and Enteral Moderate Sedation Courses

DISCLAIMER

This page was last updated 29 March 2024. Your state dental board will have the most current regulatory information.