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Closing the Gap on Dental HPSAs: Louisiana Oral Health Workforce Assessment

Description
Discusses findings and offers recommendations from an oral health workforce needs assessment in Louisiana. Highlights the state oral health status of children and adults, access to care, and fluoridation. Reports on surveys and interviews addressing workforce demographics, practice information, perception of oral health access, and Medicaid policies. Appendices include additional data on state Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs).
Date
08/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Louisiana Department of Health
Tagged as
Access · Children and youth · Dental workforce · Health workforce shortage designations · Health workforce supply and demand · Medicaid · Oral health · Statistics and data · Louisiana