JOURNAL BROWSE
Search
Advanced SearchSearch Tips
Knowledge of the dental health insurance standard in the dental hygienists: based on the elderly denture
facebook(new window)  Pirnt(new window) E-mail(new window) Excel Download
 Title & Authors
Knowledge of the dental health insurance standard in the dental hygienists: based on the elderly denture
Ryu, Hae-Gyum;
  PDF(new window)
 Abstract
Objectives: The purpose of the study is to investigate the knowledge of the dental health insurance standard of elderly denture in the dental hygienists. Methods: A self-reported questionnaire was completed by 183 dental hygienists in Busan and Gyeongnam. The questionnaire consisted of general profiles of the subjects(11 items) and 10 items of the dental health insurance standard of the elderly denture including subject of spplication, application method, calculation of range, and temporary denture. Each question was measure by Likert 5 points scale. Cronbach`s alpha was 0.936 in the study. The data were analyzed using SPSS 20.0 program. Results: The knowledge of the dental health insurance standard on the elderly denture in the dental hygienists was high in cognition of the renewed standard change(p<0.001), individual career(p<0.05), and recognition of the current standard(p<0.05). Conclusions: It is continuously necessary to inform the dental hygienists of the knowledge of dental health insurance standard. The web-based program for the dental health insurance education should be provided continuously for the dental hygienists.
 Keywords
dental hygienist;elderly denture;health insurance standard;knowledge;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
 References
1.
Silverdental[Internet]. Naver; [cited 2015 July 23]. Available from: http://cafe.naver.com/silverdental/130.file.

2.
Shin SC. Oral health in the world. Seoul: Koonja; 1994: 313.

3.
Kwon HG, Kim YN, Jeong GH, Song GB, Park DY. The financing estimation study for the korean elderly's denture service under the national health insurance coverage. J Korean Acad Dent Health 2003; 23: 347-56.

4.
Ministry of Health and Welfare. National Dental Health Survey 2010. Seoul: Ministry of Health and Welfare; 2011: 471.

5.
Shin MS. Awareness of dental technicians in seoul about newly covering health insurance benefit on dentures for elderly people[Master's thesis]. Seoul: Univ. of Kyunghee, 2013.

6.
Shin SH, Kang OM, Kim KH, Kim KH, Kim JH, Kim JK, et al. Clinical dental health insurance. 4th ed. Seoul: DaehanNarae; 2015: 46-70.

7.
Lee YH, Jeon JH, Lee JH. Oral health-related quality of life improvments and satisfaction in seoul Korea:results from the national health insurance coverage denture project for the elderly. J Korean Acad Oral Health 2015; 39: 1225-388. http://dx.doi.org/10.11149/jkaoh.2015.39.1.37. crossref(new window)

8.
Woo JW. Study on actual state the insurance education for dental hygienes. J Korean Soc Dent Hyg 1999; 1: 55-74.

9.
Shin SC. Problems and solutions for korean medical fee constract system. Korean J Health Admin 2009; 19: 1-30.

10.
Jeon MO, Park GS. A study on recognition degree about the standard of health care insurance recuperation payment of dental sanitarian and the standard of dental treatment cost fee. Nursing Science Research 2000; 4: 147-61.

11.
Kim YS, Kim YS. A study for awareness of dental implant and denture treatment for the aged population. Hanyang University Institute of Aging Society 2013; 4: 53-69.

12.
Kang W, Lim HP. The recognition of dental technician on the national health insurance of denture. J Korean Acad Dent Tech 2012; 34: 423-31. crossref(new window)

13.
Oh SH, Lee YJ, Lee YJ, Lee JM, Lee JH, Kim SH. A study on the recognition about national health insurance coverage of denture, implant of elderly people. J Dent Hyg Sci 2014; 14: 502-9. crossref(new window)

14.
Eun MI, Ahn SY, Choi HS, Hwang SH, Oh BK. A study on the state of the claim of dental medical institutions for payment from the national health insurance corporation. J Dent Hyg Sci 2011; 11: 31-5.

15.
Kim JH, Park YD. Dental service provider's recognition of national health insurance coverage of denture. J Korean Acad Dent Health 2009; 33: 644-52.

16.
Han JH, Kim YS. A study on awareness of the dental heal insurance coverage. J Dent Hyg Sci 2008; 8: 65-71.

17.
Park SY, Moon HR. Analysis of the knowledge and insurance screening review rates of health insurance claims in the dental hygienist. J Korean Soc Dent Hyg 2015; 15: 353-61. http://dx.doi.org/10.13065/jksdh.2015.15.03.353. crossref(new window)

18.
Jang MS. The relationship between periodontal health status and oral health related quality of life among elderly koreans[Doctoral dissertation]. Seoul: Univ. of Seoulnational, 2007.

19.
Kim GH, Park IS, Song GS, Kim DG. A study on the survey by dental hygienists for payment under dental health insurance: The case of periodontal treatment. Research Oral Biology 2006; 30: 99-109.

20.
Hong SA. A survey on health insurance claim affairs among dental clinics. J Koeran Acad Dent Insurance 2010; 1: 17-27.

21.
National health insurance service[Internet]. [cited 2015 July 28]. Available from: http://minwon.nhis.or.kr/menu/retriveMenuSet.xx?menuId=MENU_WBMAC0218.pdf(2014).

22.
Ryu HG, Gu IY, Choi SS. Research on the health professional's awareness of the dental health insurance standard. J Korean Clin Health Sci 2013; 1: 1-9.