Mouth Cancer - Is Your Dental Practice Doing Their Bit? Tip 3

June 24, 2015

Here is today's oral cancer management tip:- 

Tip 3 - Clarifying Each Team Member’s Role and Responsibilities  

Every member of your dental team has a role to play in the early detection of oral cancer in your practice. From triaging on reception to robust intra and extra-oral screening in surgery, everyone needs to sign up to their responsibilities. Decide what each person's role should be and build these responsibities into their job description.  When signing a contract of employment, an individual is agreeing to the details of their job description and has a legal obligation to carry out the tasks listed. As with any other strategic plan, every team member needs to buy into achieving the objectives. If one link in the chain is broken, the strategy is likely to fail.