Skip to main content

For Rural Seniors, Improving Oral Health Care Could Mean Better Health

Description
Highlights the oral health of rural seniors, challenges they face in accessing dental care, and the potential impact of their lack of oral health access. Provides several recommendations for policymakers, including Medicare reimbursement for oral health and expanding rural oral health workforce investments.
Date
12/2018
Type
Document
Organizations
Families USA, National Rural Health Association
Tagged as
Access · Elderly population · Oral health · Policy