NITROUS OXIDE/OXYGEN CONSCIOUS SEDATION
These guidelines apply to dental hygienists who are authorized to provide nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation. Following the guidance for monitoring, facilities, equipment, documentation, and personnel requirements enables authorized dental hygienists to safely provide nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation while delivering dental hygiene services.
Includes information about:
- Practice guidelines for utilizing nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation
- Facilities and equipment guidelines
- Monitoring procedures
- Education and applying for authorization to prescribe and admin