6. a) The Council shall be the investigatory body of the House of Delegates on legislative issues and make recommendations relative to such. Improving 38 spots in five years (85th in 2010), the Philippines continues to have the largest improvement in both the ASEAN and the world for the period. (As amended on April 30, 2008). Delegation of Service – Dentist shall conduct himself/herself a professional deportment at all times; therefore, he shall not delegate procedure, services, or operations in the mouth which require his/her personal competence as a professional. 442, as amended. 9. Committee on Finance 3. Sec. NUMBER OF GOVERNMENT HEALTH WORKERS, PHILIPPINES, 2008 Area Number of Government Health Workers Doctors Dentists Nurses Midwives Philippines 2838 1891 4576 17437 NCR 590 498 723 1135 CAR 89 40 131 637 I 159 105 259 1014 II 97 65 196 839 III 278 176 441 1662 IVA 238 189 472 1818 IVB 83 68 142 555 2) To establish rules and regulations in the evaluation and verification of awardees. iii. Fourth Dental Law: Repealed all laws to include 3538. b3) Grants and Donations Announcements in print, website, e-cards, and other electronic form of communication shall be posted within thirty (30) days from the date of opening. If he/she confines himself/herself to the practice of a specialty, he/she may include the following; “practice limited to . A professional regulating body was also non-existent to oversee the field of dental practice during that time period. Emergency Service – A dentist, dental hygienist, and dental technologist when consulted in an emergency by the patient of another, shall attend ONLY to the conditions leading to the emergency. 8 No. Each subject must have a signed informed consent form/s obtained at the onset of the study; and in instances where changes in the research protocol is essential for the completion of the study, another signed informed consent form must be obtained from the subjects. 1) To implement projects which will deal on curative, procedures like restoration, oral prophylaxis and other treatments. Vice President for Visayas, (SGD) DR. CAMILO V. NABOR 3. Authorized Advertising – The best and honorable means by which a dentist, dental hygienist, or dental technologist may make known and advance his/her reputation for skills and competence in the practice of dentistry is through his professional services to his/her patients and to the public. e) It shall be the duty of the chapter to report to the PDA of its record of activities. Some of these are: 1. Sec. 22 (a): unprofessional and unethical conduct, after due process. XXVI, Section 1, 2 and 3. (As amended on April 30, 2008). (As amended on April 30, 2008), k) The chapter shall have a minimum of twenty members in good standing. ARTICLE XXI b) The elective officers of the House of Delegates are the Speaker, Speaker Protempore, Floor Leader, and the Peace Officer. Sec. 2. (As amended on April 30, 2008), IV) Committee on Constitution & By Laws and Legislation. 1 The Chairman, Committee on Code of Ethics may recommend to the Board of Trustees of the Association the suspension and expulsion of any member if after investigation, he is found to have violated the Regulatory Code of Dental Practice in the Philippines, or whose Certificate of Registration has been revoked by the Professional Regulation Commission. Republic Act 2644 – Philippine Midwifery Act. (As amended on April 30, 2008). d) Treasurer – the next in line of seniority; and 3) Audit of PDA Books of Accounts b) Election of Officers shall be by secret ballot. (As amended on April 30, 2008), c) The term of office of any member of the Board may be terminated with three (3) unjustifiable and unexcused absences in a series of six (6) consecutive regular meetings. An active member shall: (1) have the right to vote provided they are registered as PDA member; (2) receive the publication of the Association; (3) be entitled to attend scientific sessions, seminars, symposia, etc. Required fields are marked *. 10. a) Constituent Chapters shall have the power to provide for their own financial support. (632) 8651-7800 DOH Call Center Telephone No: (632) 8651-7800 local 5003-5004 (632) 165-364 Mobile No (DOH Main Office): +63919-1601418 Email Address: [email protected] 1) Manage the protocol requirements of the PDA functions as per the Book of Protocol. — The PNP shall have the following powers and functions: ... the Medical and Dental Centers shall be responsible for providing medical and dental services for the PNP. 1) To identify and establish criteria of different end-of-the-year awards of the Association in: Regional Level – Most Outstanding Chapter/Chapter President The DECS Memorandum No. The Philippines has two official languages - Filipino and English. 5. “Hospital” means any medical facility, government or private, authorized by law, an active member in good standing of the Philippine Hospital Association and accredited by the Commission. 4. Professional Opinion/Testimony – The dentist shall institute corrective treatment in case of faulty management by another dentist without criticism. The chartership of AFP and PNP dental societies shall be reclassified as a local chapter. 5. Primary Duty – The dentist’s , dental hygienist’s, and dental technologist’s primary duty of serving the public is accomplished by giving his/ her professional service to the best of his/her capabilities in accordance with established standards of care and by conducting himself/herself in a manner befitting a professional of high esteem. A member shall hold only one type of membership. All other codes, issuances, rules, regulations, or orders on the behavior of registered and licensed dentists, registered and licensed dental technologists, dental assistants or technicians in conflict with any section or provision of this Code shall be modified or repealed accordingly. 12.5 Evidence of Professional Credentials – The dentist’s school diploma, certificate of registration, professional identification card, certificates and of training residency, certificate of proficiency issued by specialty council, the Board of Dentistry and such other documents, or papers required by law shall be displayed in his clinic or reception room. 5) To consolidate and program the assignment of speakers, 6) To make available to every chapters and affiliate organization of the PDA a list of speakers for their selection (As amended on April 30, 2008). into the records of both dentists. (As amended on April 30, 2008). 7 The CDE chairman cannot run for any elected position in the PDA during its tenure as chairperson of said committee. d) There shall be Dental Trade Exhibits. Holidays: Eleven (11) paidnational regular holidays and Nine (9) national special holidays per year as provided under Proclamation No. Their tenure is one year. Sec. 4 There shall be a Council of the HOD Speakers which shall be the regular advisory body of the PDA in particular the House of Delegates. 2) To organize the composition of the Speakers’ Bureau and establish guidelines and criteria in the selection of its pool of Speakers. Sanctions – The Board, even without endorsement or complaint filed by the PDA, Inc., shall conduct the administrative investigation pursuant to PRC Res. 3538 lengthening the dental course from three to four years and in 1930 enacted a reciprocity provision forbidding foreign dentists from practicing in the Philippines if they came from countries which did not grant same privilege to Filipino dentists. 5. 2) To enhance further dissemination of information to dental laboratories as well as dental technologists about the new Dental Law better known as RA 9484 wherein they would be integrated with the Philippine Dental Association. c3) Committee on Dental Education (dental colleges) 15.2 The receiving dentist, prior to managing the new case, shall, in the spirit of solidarity and collegiality, inform the previous dentist- of- record of the said intent of transfer. 5 Meetings of the Board of Trustees may be called by the President, or upon written notice of at least five (5) members of the Board of Trustees. To propagate the value of oral health to the people during the traditional month-long celebration. 1 The officers of the Association shall be the elected members of the Board of Trustees, the Treasurer, the Auditor, the elected and appointed officers of the House of Delegates; the Council of PDA Presidents, and the members of the Commission on Elections. 2) See to it that all rules, regulations and guidelines on protocol adopted and approved by the PDA are followed and implemented. (As amended on April 30, 2008). Leadership – In all efforts to improve the dental health of the public, the dentist, dental hygienist, and dental technologist shall make available to the community their skills, knowledge, and experiences, particularly in the field of specialty. Section 17. Elderly Filipinos aged 60 and above are entitled to a 20% senior citizen discount and are exempted from the value-added tax (VAT) on applicable goods and services for their exclusive use.These privileges apply to both cash and credit card payments. Such policies shall be established according to the provisions of the Constitution and By-Laws of the Association, provisions of the Professional Regulatory Code, the Dental Law and such other decrees, instructions from duly authorized government agencies, and the laws of the land. 1) Preparation of materials for Publication on Public Health Education and dental care such as pamphlets, films, film slides, postcards and exhibits, for the use of teachers and health education workers and for exhibition and distribution to the general public especially during the National Dental Health Week Celebration, Outreach Project, Barangay Health Seminars. (e) The enforcement of the Code of Ethics and Code of Dental Practice in the Philippines; and (f) The stipulation of penalties for infractions or violations of this Act or any other laws, rules and regulations authorized under the provisions of this Act. 1 The Association shall consist of duly chartered constituent provincial and/or city chapters and such other organizations as may be affiliated to it. e) The Treasurer may appoint deputies other than the Assistant Treasurer duly appointed by the Board of Trustees, but the Treasurer shall remain the responsible officer for the funds, and who shall be accountable to the Association. Here we list down the most popular and common providers in the market today. The Auditor shall submit an Auditor’s Report to the Board of Trustees every Board meeting. STATE OFGOOD STANDING, FEES AND DUES, a. 2) To foster camaraderie and friendship as well as the spirit of sportsmanship with the different members of the chapters and affiliates Sec. Section 1. 12.1. 1) To encourage and develop satisfactory relations with the various local and international business organizations representing the dental trade, the dental prosthetic laboratories, and dental equipment manufacturing Main function is to prepare Filipino dentists for global practice of dentistry by information desimination of global guidelines, policies, standard and responsibilities. It shall prudently manage the resources of the Association and exercise its corporate functions. Promotion of Philippine dentistry in the global market. b) The Board of Governors shall meet quarterly or as often as the need arises. (As amended on April 30, 2008), Sec. b) VP North. (As amended on April 30, 2008). 1 There shall be a Board of Trustees which shall be the administrative and governing body of the Association. 1) To design and prepare programs for national, area, regional, chapter/affiliate society scientific meetings and symposia. The prevalence of dental caries on permanent teeth has generally remained above 90% throughout the years. 2 The above mentioned provisions goes also with the organization of dental hygienists and dental technologists. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled: ... nutritionists, dietitians, physical therapists, salesmen, medical and dental practitioners and other professionals engaged in their respective professional endeavors. c2) Speakers Bureau This is the team that sincerely gave their best attention to my deteriorating dental and mouth issue. d. Charges other than annual convention dues may be collected from registrant attending continuing education lectures, table clinics, symposia, or the like sponsored by the Association at such time or place other than those held during the annual convention, and which amounts shall be subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees. f. The Affiliate Member: is a licensed dentist from a foreign country who desires to be a member of the Association provided he/she passes the eligibility requirements and acceptance procedures set forth by the Board of Trustees. Reading and approval of the Minutes of the Previous Session 15.4 In case a DENTIST is unable to continue to address the needs of the patient the dentist shall convey his/her commitment to provide emergency dental care until such time that the patient can transfer to another dentist. (As amended on April 30, 2008). (As amended on April 30, 2008), Sec. Report of the Committee on Credentials A dentist, dental hygienist, or dental technologist or any association of dentists shall not give direct testimonials or endorsement of products for the delivery of dental care. The charter will be reinstated in the following fiscal year if the required number of members is attained. Tooth Decay. 10754] AN ACT EXPANDING THE BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITY (PWD) III) Committee on Continuing Professional Education As a result, the Philippines expects to lower soda sales as well as a drop in the number of people suffering from tooth decay. The tax raises the cost of sugary drinks by 13 percent. c. Committee on Continuing Professional Education Dental World Manila finally brought my serious problem succesfully controlled, giving me a brand new life and meaning. Defkition and Scope of Practice. To arouse dental health consciousness among the people. The Chairman and members of these Committees are appointed by the Chairman of the Board with the approval of its members with a tenure of three years. His/her membership requires financial support in reasonable amount fixed by the association and chapter. Infection Control Sec. The Philippines’ DOH, for example, follows ratios published in the National Objectives for Health 2017-2022. The incoming President of the Association and the newly elected national officers of the association shall be inducted into office during the annual convention. A2iii) Mortuary Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Section 16. There shall be a Commission on Election or COMELEC, an independent body which shall regulate and conduct the election of the Association and hear election protests and whose decision shall be final. 5) To compile scientific data for study and evaluation. – Board Resolution No. 2) To publish information materials designed to orient new and prospective members other campaign aids for the Committee on Membership. ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS; COMPOSITION; OFFICERS AND THEIR TENURE; THEIR DUTIES AND OBLIGATIONS; THE SESSIONS OF THE HOUSE, AND DELEGATE ACCREDITATION. 16.3 Expert Testimony – The dentist rendering expert testimony in cases of litigations shall limit comments to the case brought forth and avoid undue criticism to defame or discredit the other. a) The GENERAL FUND shall be derived from the income of the Association from membership fees and dues; sale of advertisement spaces; rentals and/or sale of franchise for trade exhibits; subscriptions to publications of the Association; cash donations to the Association not specified for any particular or special program or project of the Association. (As amended on April 30, 2008), The Commission on Elections of the PDA, hygienists and technologists shall regulate and conduct the election of the officers of the Association, receive election protests, investigate, conduct hearings and make a final decision, settle matters of election protests and whose decision shall be final.
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