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Eastern Shore Area Health Education Center

  • Project Title: Childrens' Regional Oral Health Outreach (formerly the Children’s Regional Oral Health Consortium (CROC))
  • Grant Period: 05/01/2009 – 04/30/2011
  • Program Representative Interviewed: Jacob F. Frego, Executive Director
  • Location: Cambridge, Maryland
  • Program Overview: This program developed a comprehensive dental center in Dorchester County, a regional hospital-based pediatric dental program for the six mid and lower shore counties, and a community-based outreach and education program. The goal of the program is to improve the availability of and access to preventative, restorative, and rehabilitative oral healthcare for low-income children on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.

Read about the Oral Health Outreach Program in RHIhub's Rural Health Models and Innovations.

Models Represented by this Program: