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A Workforce Strategy for Reducing Oral Health Disparities: Dental Therapists

Description
Presents a history of dental therapy as a workforce strategy, from development to implementation. Examines the states and tribal nations that have implemented dental therapists as a means to improve oral healthcare access.
Author(s)
Jane Koppelman, Rebecca Singer-Cohen
Citation
American Journal of Public Health, 107(Suppl 1), S13-S17
Date
06/2017
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Oral health · Maine · Minnesota · Vermont