Component 2: Situational Judgement
The situational judgement component assesses judgement required for solving problems in work‑related situations.
Examples: Assess caries risk, Manage patients’ needs, Gather data, Develop a problem list, Establish diagnoses, Sequence treatment, Plan treatment, Maintain records
Examples: Respond to ethical dilemmas, Manage referrals, Use social media appropriately
Communication and Collaboration
Examples: Maintain privacy, Maintain records, Write a referral, Write a lab prescription, Discuss treatment, Document informed consent, Demonstrate cultural competence, Interact with staff , Give post-op instructions
Practice and Information Management
Examples: Manage patient records, Follow protocols, Make evidence-based decisions
Examples: Demonstrate an understanding for social determinants of health, Promote access to care for all individuals, Promote measures to prevent oral disease/injury, Advocate for patients
The scenarios in the above table are examples and do not reflect all situations that can be assessed.