Oral Health: Targeting Rural Areas
Compiles articles from a special issue of the Texas Public Health Journal focusing on rural oral health in Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma. Covers emergency department use in Texas for oral health needs in rural versus urban counties, geriatric oral health and workforce options such as teledentistry, a Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment project under a state waiver targeting rural communities, partnerships to reach underserved areas and pregnant women, and oral health initiatives in Louisiana and Oklahoma.
Texas Public Health Journal, 71(2), 2-16
Texas Public Health Association
Access · Dental workforce · Networking and collaboration · Oral health · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Service delivery models · Statistics and data · Louisiana · Oklahoma · Texas