2.4 Process model for patient in and outThe process of patient management is entirely handled by the administration of the dentalhospital. A typical model can be as follows:Source: Baird (2018)In this case, the details about in and out of a patient are sent to the director of hospital. Then, thedirector directs the patient to respective departments (Baird, 2018). Here is the step by step process to model the patient management. 1. Registration2. Department of admission2.1 General dental2.2 Orthodontics
2.3 Cosmetic dentistry3. Appointment3.1 Outpatient3.2 Surgery3.3 Emergency 4. Allocation 4.1 Health professionals 4.2 Rooms (if appropriate)5. DischargeNow, this model is created in the form of flow chart. The in time of the patient is recorded in thesoftware. Since every patient is assigned an unique reference number to track their history andanalyze the health issue, it is easier when the patient is recurring. With the help of referencenumber, it is possible to skip the first step of this process which is registration. The patientdirectly gets into the department of admission.