Mobile-Portable Hybrid USC Mobile Dental Vans
e. What are the staffing patterns?

Current staffing includes: 1.5 full time drivers, 1 registered dental assistant, 1 general dental faculty and 1 pediatric dental faculty. The organization relies on a multitude of volunteer dental and dental hygiene faculty. Alumni, who are often donors, are part of the backbone of the volunteer dental faculty. Dental and dental hygiene students provide care according to their level of training. Predental students and dental assisting students assist them with patient flow, record keeping and sterilization of instruments. The USC Mobile Clinic staff includes two individuals who are responsible for seeing that all vehicles and equipment are in good working order. They also serve as drivers and frequently troubleshoot at clinic sites.