Clinical Grading Specific for Dental Hygiene Programs
Reports for Exhibits to Accreditation Standards:

The Book is available on the DH Clinic Key 2024 with a table of contents that is clickable to take the user to each unit of the book quickly! The book has numerous pictures, grafts and charts and screen shots of TalEval grading and outcomes assessment reports that serve as exhibits for accreditation self-study documents. Detailed explanations describe the TRULY objective grading method in TalEval which demonstrates compliance with CODA Standard 2-1 Intent statement. Many teaching methodology ideas are presented in this book and useful to even non-TalEval users. The DH Clinic Key 2024 is available for purchase at Retail rate now through this link: DH Clinic Key 2024 | DH Method of Education (dhmethed.com) 

Bulk orders of 10 or more are $129.95 each. Contact us for school orders Cindy@DHmethEd.com        

 The Expert TalEvalarian is a 332 page hard copy of the book containing extensive information on the use of TalEval as well as clinical evaluations methods. The Hard Copy book seen here may be special ordered and available two weeks from the purchase date through this link: The Expert TalEvalarian Book – Hard Copy | DH Method of Education (dhmethed.com) for $299.95

 

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It will already be loaded with all Individual Technique Evals for:

Preclinic – With permission from Jill S. Gehrig – Skill Evals from the next edition of “Fundamentals of Instrumentation & Advanced Root Instrumentation”

Patient Care Clinic Evaluations

Radiology Evaluation

Local Anesthesia Evaluation

Dental Materials & Expanded Functions Lab Evaluations

Medical Emergencies Lab Role Plays

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The TalEvalarian Expert will be on the 2024 DH Clinic Key – Available first week of June 2024!

The TalEval Grading is an Objective Format

In the TalEval evaluation of the Dental Hygiene Process of Care the students do not get a grade for the clinic session or individual patient appointments. TalEval Grading is a more comprehensive, objective grading format since it gathers data about the student’s performance on specific procedures and skills over a span of time on a variety of patients of various levels of periodontal conditions, age groups, special needs and recare patients by several instructors to provide a corroborative error grade. Graphs and charts show student performance by all instructor evaluations. That is how you and the student know which particular skills they performed at a level of competency and which are in need of improvement. Students do not fail for the day for making errors since that skill performance is compared to all the times they performed the skill on all patients treated. They may lose points for critical errors, but they do not fail for the day. TalEval measures all the items of patient care over each half of the semester and generates a grade based on the mean and the standard deviation.  The TalEval Grade Form is an itemized list of procedures based on the American Dental Hygiene Association’s Dental Hygiene Process of Care. Students and instructors are less stressed in clinic with this grading system since it is not about “a grade for the day”, it is about patient care and individual skill development. The TalEvalarian Book on the DH Clinic Key is indexed to quickly find each chapter of TalEval with a clarified explanation of all features. Click on the Blue link below for training materials and forms and guides:

  • An Objective Grading Format (Standard 2-12 through 2-14)
  • Calculates Individual Student Grades (Standard 2-12 through 2-14)
  • Tracks Patient Appointments (Standard 2-12 through 2-14)
  • Collects and Displays Data for Outcomes Assessments in the form of a chart for Exhibits for the Accreditation Self-Study Document (Standard 1-1)
  • Collects Data for the Dental Hygiene Process of Care (Standard 2-14)
  • Tracks Student Enrollment Requirements such as CPR, HEP (Standard 2-21)
  • Provides Data on Instructor Performance & Calibration (Standards 2-24 d& 3-6 d )
  • Component for Quality Assurance (Standard 6-2)
  • Customizable to Meet each Schools’ Needs

TalEval Setup

TalEval – How to Grade (updated 06/08/2021)

TalEval Efficient Check-in Grading.pptx 2017

TalEval Remediation (updated 06/07/2021)

TalEval Reports Exhibits (added 12/19/2018)

DH Program Screening Form

TalEval Critical Errors  (added 01/10/2020)

TalEval Calculus Assessment (added 06/07/2021)

TalEval Testimonials

TalEval Presentation for Student

System Requirements: TalEval is a secure web-based application so you can access it from any computer or tablet with internet access. There is no software to download or install! Safeguarding your data is one of our most important priorities. That’s why we automatically encrypt all sensitive student and patient information sent between your computer and our servers.

Contact: America’ Software Corporation 800-467-1170 FAX 866-302-3905 Call for a free, live demo! www.americassoftware.com

<b>T</b><b>he TalEval Grading is an Objective Format</b>With this grading method students do not get a grade for the clinic session or individual patient treatments. <i>TalEval Grading</i> is a more comprehensive, objective grading format since it gathers data about the student’s performance on specific procedures and items over a span of time on a variety of patients of various levels of difficulty. That is how you and the student know which particular skills they performed at a level of competency and which are in need of improvement. Students do not fail for the day for making  errors since that skill performance is compared to all the times they performed the skill on all patients treated. They may lose points for critical errors, but they don’t fail for the day. TalEval measures all the items of patient care over each half of the semester and generates a grade based on the mean and the standard deviation. Students and instructors are less stressed in clinic with this grading system since it is not about “a grade for the day”, it is about patient care and individual skill development.
<li>An Objective Grading Format (Standard 2-15 through 2-17)</li><li>Calculates Individual Student Grades (Standard 2-15 through 2-17)</li><li>Tracks Patient Appointments (Standard 2-15 through 2-17)</li><li>Collects and Displays Data for Outcomes Assessments in the form of a chart for Exhibits for the Accreditation Self-Study Document (Standard 1-1)</li><li>Collects Data for the Dental Hygiene Process of Care (Standard 2-17)</li>
<li>Student login for Self-Assessment (Standard 2-17)</li><li>Track Student Enrollment Requirements such as CPR, HEP (Standard 2-21)</li><li>Provides Data on Instructor Performance & Calibration (Standard 3-9)</li><li>Component for Quality Assurance (Standard 6-2)</li><li>Customizable to Meet each Schools’ Needs</li>
<span style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;”><span style=”text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”text-decoration: underline;”><b><i><a style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-Setup.pdf” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-Setup.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;”>TalEval Setup</a></i></b></span></span><strong><em><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><a style=”color: #0000ff;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/TalEval-DH-Grading-Outcomes-Assessment-Guide-2019-rev.pdf” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/TalEval-DH-Grading-Outcomes-Assessment-Guide-2019-rev.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”>TalEval DH Grading & Outcomes Assessment Guide 2019</a></span></em></strong><strong><em><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><a style=”color: #0000ff;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-How-to-Grade.pptx-2017.pdf” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-How-to-Grade.pptx-2017.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”>TalEval – How to Grade.pptx 2017</a></span></em></strong><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><em><strong><a style=”color: #0000ff;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-Efficient-Check-in-Grading.pptx-2017.pdf” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-Efficient-Check-in-Grading.pptx-2017.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”>TalEval Efficient Check-in Grading.pptx 2017</a></strong></em></span><span style=”text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”text-decoration: underline;”><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><a style=”color: #0000ff;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/DH-TalEval-Manual-Grade-Forms.zip” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/DH-TalEval-Manual-Grade-Forms.zip” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><b><i>TalEval Manual Grade Forms Set</i></b></a></span></span><span style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;”><b><i><a style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-Presentation-for-Students.ppt2017.pdf” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/TalEval-Presentation-for-Students.ppt2017.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;”>TalEval Presentation for Students.ppt2017</a></i></b></span><a href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Tables-for-calc-percentag.zip” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Tables-for-calc-percentag.zip”><span style=”text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”text-decoration: underline;”><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><b>Tables for Calculus Percentage (multiple files in one zip file)</b></span></span> added 10/04/2012 </a><a href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Patient-Criteria-Requirements.pdf” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Patient-Criteria-Requirements.pdf”><span style=”text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”text-decoration: underline;”><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><b>Patient Criteria Requirements</b></span></span> added 03/07/201</a>7<span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><em><strong><span style=”text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”text-decoration: underline;”><a style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/DH-Program-Screening-Form.pdf” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/DH-Program-Screening-Form.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;”>DH Program Screening Form</a></span></strong></em></span><span style=”text-decoration: underline;” data-mce-style=”text-decoration: underline;”><span style=”color: #0000ff;” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><a style=”color: #0000ff;” href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TalEval-testimonials.pdf” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer” data-mce-href=”https://www.dhmethed.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/TalEval-testimonials.pdf” data-mce-style=”color: #0000ff;”><b>TalEval Testimonials</b></a></span></span>System Requirements: TalEval is a secure web-based application so you can access it from any computer connected to the internet. There is no software to download or install! Safeguarding your data is one of our most important priorities. That’s why we automatically encrypt all sensitive student and patient information sent between your computer and our servers.Contact: America’ Software Corporation 800-467-1170 FAX 866-302-3905 Call for live demo! www.americassoftware.com 188 Ponderosa Circle Mooresville, NC 28117

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