New Resource! White Paper: Oral Health: An Essential Component of Primary Care


Oral health is essential for healthy development and healthy aging, yet nationwide there is an unacceptably high burden of oral disease.This new white paper makes the case for incorporating preventive oral healthcare as a component of routine medical care and structuring referrals to dentistry. The Oral Health Delivery Frameworkprovides a practical method for primary care teams of all types to engage patients and families in the prevention and early detection of oral disease.

"Oral Health: An Essential Component of Primary Care" was published by Qualis Health with support from the National Interprofessional Initiative on Oral Health, DentaQuest Foundation, Washington Dental Service Foundation and The REACH Healthcare Foundation.

 

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