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Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care

7 hours ago These include inequities in access to dental care, disparities in the prevalence of oral disease, risk behaviors related to oral disease, the relationship between oral health and chronic diseases, and the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on oral health. Healthy People 2030 is the fifth iteration of national health objectives for the United

Author: Casey J Hannan, Timothy L Ricks, Lorena Espinoza, Jane A Weintraub
Publish Year: 2021

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Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care

1 hours ago Affiliations 1 National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia.; 2 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS S107-8, Atlanta, GA. Email: [email protected] 3 US Public Health Service, Indian Health Service Headquarters, Division of Oral Health, Rockville, Maryland.

Author: Casey J Hannan, Timothy L Ricks, Lorena Espinoza, Jane A Weintraub
Publish Year: 2021

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Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care

8 hours ago Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care, Knowledge, and Behaviors. Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care, Knowledge, and Behaviors 03/25/2021 Good Health and Wellness in Indian Country: A New Partnership and Approach [PDF - …

Author: Casey J Hannan, Timothy L Ricks, Lorena Espinoza, Jane A Weintraub
Publish Year: 2021

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Addressing oral health disparities, inequity in access and

1 hours ago Current oral health status in developing countries, including India, is a result of government public health policies, not lack of dentists. The aim of the article is to discuss pertinent issues relating to oral health disparities, equity in health-care access, dental workforce planning and quality concerns pertaining to the present-day dental

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Publish Year: 2013
Author: Abhinav Singh, Bharathi M. Purohit

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Addressing oral health disparities, inequity in access and

3 hours ago The aim of the article is to discuss pertinent issues relating to oral health disparities, equity in health-care access, dental workforce planning and quality concerns pertaining to the present-day dental education and practices in India, which have implications for other developing countries.

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Publish Year: 2013
Author: Abhinav Singh, Bharathi M. Purohit

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Addressing oral health inequalities - Vital

1 hours ago I designed a poster titled ‘Healthy eating advice to address oral health inequalities’ to inform an audience of dental care professionals (DCPs). The poster targets those suffering health

Author: Maggie Nash
Publish Year: 2011

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Addressing oral health disparities, inequity in access and

7 hours ago The aim of the article is to discuss pertinent issues relating to oral health disparities, equity in health-care access, dental workforce planning and quality concerns pertaining to the present-day dental education and practices in India, which have implications for other developing countries.

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Publish Year: 2013
Author: Abhinav Singh, Bharathi M. Purohit

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Addressing Oral-Systemic Health Inequities in …

8 hours ago Addressing Oral-Systemic Health Inequities in American Indians: A Call to Action November 18, 2014 142nd Annual APHA Annual Conference New Orleans, LA support of prevention and access to affordable care, and through its partnerships with funders, policymakers and community leaders. For more information, please visit

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Addressing oral health disparities, inequity in access and

7 hours ago REVIEW ARTICLE Addressing oral health disparities, inequity in access and workforce issues in a developing country Abhinav Singh1 and Bharathi M. Purohit2 1Department of Public Health Dentistry, ESIC Dental College & Hospital, New Delhi, India; 2Department of Public Health Dentistry, People’s College of Dental Sciences & Research Centre, Bhopal, India.

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Publish Year: 2013
Author: Abhinav Singh, Bharathi M. Purohit

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Access to oral health-care and inequalities - Journal of

4 hours ago Access to oral health-care and inequalities. J Global Oral Health 2019;2 (1):1-2. Access to health-care deserves to be basic right to every human. All humans irrespective of any factor deserve an equal opportunity for a reasonably long, healthy, and productive life. However, in real-world situations, the health access remains different between

Author: S. M. Balaji
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Publish Year: 2019

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[pdf] Download Addressing Child Oral Health Inequalities

2 hours ago Download full Addressing Child Oral Health Inequalities In Refugee And Migrant Children books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, Textbook, Mobi or read online Addressing Child Oral Health Inequalities In Refugee And Migrant Children anytime and anywhere on any device. Get free access to the library by create an account, fast download and ads free.

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Oral Health Disparities: A Perspective From the National

3 hours ago FUTURE DIRECTIONS. There is an increasing need to support interdisciplinary research aimed at identifying, understanding, and addressing population-level health disparities that influence aging and older adults’ health.8 Certain segments of the older adult population may be disproportionately affected by poor oral health outcomes, such as those with restricted …

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Publish Year: 2017
Author: Dena J. Fischer, Morgan O’Hayre, John W. Kusiak, Martha J. Somerman, Carl V. Hill

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Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care

2 hours ago Addressing Oral Health Inequities, Access to Care, Knowledge, and Behaviors. National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia. US Public Health Service, Indian Health Service Headquarters, Division of Oral Health, Rockville, Maryland.

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Oral Health Inequities: An AJPH Supplement to Help Close

3 hours ago Together, these articles emphasize oral health as an important part of an individual’s overall health and provide a starting point for a much needed and timely discourse on oral health inequities, and on the limitations of the current dental care delivery system to …

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Publish Year: 2017
Author: Luisa N. Borrell

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[pdf] Download Addressing Child Oral Health Inequalities

5 hours ago Download full Addressing Child Oral Health Inequalities In Refugee And Migrant Communities books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, Textbook, Mobi or read online Addressing Child Oral Health Inequalities In Refugee And Migrant Communities anytime and anywhere on any device. Get free access to the library by create an account, fast download and ads free.

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The Year Ahead: Addressing Health Equity Requires Closing

Just Now Health equity can be buoyed by digital tools that are innovative, affordable, consumer focused, and culturally inclusive. In order to address health inequities and disparities, we must make health IT more accessible to organizations providing services to the most vulnerable and underserved populations.

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What COVID-19 Is Teaching Us About Health Equity

7 hours ago We cannot address the deep inequities in health care without addressing the unacceptable gap in access to health care, including oral health. We know that oral health is directly linked to overall health — in particular many of the chronic diseases that put people at high risk for COVID-19, such as asthma, diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

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To solve health care inequity, Mass. should address the

1 hours ago To solve health care inequity, Mass. should address the social determinants of health of a person’s health status, with access to health care making up only 20 percent. To address health

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Inequities in Oral Health - OralHealthPlan

3 hours ago Health service can directly contribute to addressing oral health inequities by identifying service gaps and working with clients, client advocates, governments at all levels and other health care providers to improve engagement, access to services, oral health literacy and outcomes.

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June 2020 - Community Catalyst

8 hours ago Addressing Oral Health Inequities During COVID-19 and Beyond COMMUNITY CATALYST 3 private Marketplace plans. It also includes inclusion of comprehensive oral health care in any universal coverage proposals. Currently, about a quarter of Americans lack dental coverage .xi Only 19 states provide

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Oral Health in America Advances and Challenges

2 hours ago Caregivers is essential to address their care. Call to Action in Medicare would reduce health inequities for older adults by assuring access to preventive and other oral health services for all, including those who are place-bound or in need of caregiver assistance.

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Oral Health in America Executive Summary

8 hours ago Challenge of health inequities is formidable, it is inseparable from the goal of achieving oral health for all. Meaningful improvements in population oral health will occur only if our efforts are tailored to address underlying structural, cultural, and interpersonal biases that lead to …

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American Journal of Public Health Editorial Addresses

8 hours ago To increase access and alleviate suffering, the authors propose systemic changes to the way we provide both primary care and oral health care. With dental problems accounting for two percent of emergency visits and, in some areas, more than ten percent of primary care visits, dental and primary care collaboration is one of the first steps to

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Inequalities in Oral Health in Canada - Infographic

1 hours ago Increased health care costs; Addressing gaps in income, employment and education would help reduce inequities in oral health by increasing access to, and knowledge about healthy foods, dental care, and oral hygiene. Follow us @GovCanHealth. Source: Canadian Community Health Survey - Annual Component (2007-2008).

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Health inequities prevent some Illinois children from

Just Now Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation is focused on addressing these oral health care inequities through education and by increasing access to care. Foundation programs such as Dentist By 1 and Land of Smiles teach Illinois children how to practice good oral health habits, and about the importance of preventive care.

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Inequalities in Oral Health - Canada

6 hours ago Addressing gaps in income, employment and education would help reduce inequities in oral health by increasing access to, and knowledge about healthy foods, dental care, and oral hygiene. Increased risk for chronic diseases Source: Canadian Community Health Survey - Annual Component (2007-2008).

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The Nation’s Oral Health Inequities: Who Cares… - AJPH

2 hours ago This special issue—through scholarly articles addressing oral health inequities, vulnerable populations (e.g., the incarcerated and elderly), provider diversity, policy development, public health practice, and research—embraces a belief that protection of the public’s health must include access to affordable and preventive oral health

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Publish Year: 2017
Author: Henrie Monteith Treadwell

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Oral Health Inequality – what is it? #ColgateTalks

2 hours ago The Australian Dental Association is currently in the midst of a national effort to identify barriers to care and promote oral health education in disadvantaged populations. In sub-Saharan Africa, meanwhile, the Kenyan Oral Health Initiative is addressing inequality by creating mobile dental camps in rural areas where there is a shortage of

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Plan to Address Health Disparities and Promote Health

3 hours ago health, and they contribute significantly to health disparities. Figure 1 illustrates these diverse factors, or social determinants, that impact health. It is the combined differential experiences in access to health care, quality of healthcare, individual health behaviors, and social determinants that result in inequalities in health for racial,

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NIH’s new report provides a road map on how to improve

5 hours ago "It imagines a future, as I do, in which systemic inequities that affect oral health and access to care are more fully addressed, and one in which dental and medical professionals work together to

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California’s commitment to health equity - Coronavirus

Just Now COVID-19 has highlighted existing inequities in health. Many of these inequities are the result of structural racism. One form this takes is the unequal distribution of and access to health care resources. Committed to a California for All, the state is identifying communities most impacted and directing resources to address COVID-19 health

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Issue Brief: Adding a Dental Benefit to Medicare

7 hours ago Justice in Aging’s new issue brief, Adding a Dental Benefit to Medicare: Addressing Oral Health Inequity Based on Disability, examines how adding an oral health benefit to Medicare would address inequities in access to care and oral health outcomes based on disability and puts forth additional policy options that can be implemented to further

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Maximizing Community Voices to Address Health Inequities

3 hours ago Many dentists are working hard to address oral health inequities, including volunteering to serve under-served populations. The ADA also provides strong oral health education resources. Volunteer dentistry and oral health education are not enough to reverse oral health disparities in underserved communities, however.

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The global oral health workforce – Authors' reply - The Lancet

3 hours ago In response to our Comment,1 Gargi Sarode and Sachin Sarode point out the crucial role of human resources for oral health as well as the predominance of the private practitioner model to deliver oral health care. Frank Lobbezoo and Ghizlane Aarab suggest strengthening dental–medical integration as an additional strategy to address oral diseases.

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Special Supplement to American Journal of Public Health

8 hours ago Addressing Oral Health Disparities and Inequities in Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Lessons from a Federally Qualified Health Center How Dental Therapists Can Address the Social and Racial Disparities in Access to Care

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Addressing Health Inequities in Adolescent Care - Illinois

7 hours ago Jan 29, 2021 12:00PM—1:00PM. Location. Webinar. Cost 0.00. Event Contact Olyvia Phillips Email. Categories Adolescents, Children, Webinar. Please join ICAAP for a webinar on Addressing Health Inequities in Adolescent Care!

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$2.67 Million Awarded to Address Racial and Health

3 hours ago Highmark of Western and Northeastern New York has announced a $2.76 million investment focused on addressing racial and health inequities in its local communities. This brings our total 2021 community investments and partnerships to more than $7 million as part of a commitment to invest $70 million over the next decade. Major grant recipients include the …

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Adding a enta Bene˜t to edicare - JUSTICE IN AGING

4 hours ago Adding a dental benefit to Medicare would ensure access to oral health coverage to all Medicare enrollees with disabilities regardless of where they live or their income. Coverage is Essential, But More is Needed to Address Inequity Based on Disability . Dental coverage is the largest determinant of whether an individual can access oral health

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Delta Dental Community Care Foundation Endows Scholarship

5 hours ago The Delta Dental Community Care Foundation strives to build caring, resilient communities and works to address inequities, so all can lead healthy lives with dignity. It partners with local communities to fund initiatives that increase access to care, expand and support oral health education and fund important research.

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Oral Health Disparities and Inequities in Asian Americans

2 hours ago For example, an adult with no dental care to fix his or her missing teeth may suffer discrimination in employment, thus impacting the family’s income. 1 As such, FQHCs provide an array of enabling services (i.e., nonclinical services that increase access to health care and improve health outcomes) to address these social determinants of

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Publish Year: 2017
Author: Huong Le, Sherry Hirota, Julia Liou, Tiffany Sitlin, Curtis Le, Thu Quach

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Taking Action to Address Inequities in Health Care - AHIP

2 hours ago Taking Action to Address Inequities in Health Care. Ending discrimination and systemic racism is essential for an equitable health care system—but addressing discrimination alone does not fully address health equity challenges. Health insurance providers are committed to working with federal, state, and local governments, along with community

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Access to care inequality in NC persists, study shows - NC

4 hours ago North Carolina lags in shrinking inequalities in access to care. A new study shows that in states with Medicaid expansion, racial disparities have shrunk for access to care. But NC lags and DHHS is trying to do something about it. In this file photo, Dr. Abigail DeVries (right) speaks to a patient at Piedmont Health's Carrboro clinic while UNC

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What are the consequences of not addressing oral health inequities?

Consequences of not addressing oral health inequities include: Addressing gaps in income, employment and education would help reduce inequities in oral health by increasing access to, and knowledge about healthy foods, dental care, and oral hygiene. Source: Canadian Community Health Survey - Annual Component (2007-2008).

How can you contribute to the fight against dental inequality?

You can also participate in conferences about dental public health and inequality. The International Centre for Oral Health Inequalities Research and Policy includes individuals from 15 countries. Its mission is to tackle inequalities head-on and share research and policy among dental professionals.

Can the dental hygiene profession resolve oral health disparities?

The dental hygiene profession is poised to play a pivotal role in the resolution of oral health disparities. The purpose of this manuscript is to examine the critical issue of access to oral health care in the United States from various perspectives and consider potential implications for dental professionals and the oral health care system.

Is oral health care a right to all people?

Dental hygienists play an integral role in the solution and have the opportunity to lead the call to action and fulfill the American Dental Hygienists' Association's mandate that oral health care is the right of all people. Catherine Bersell RDH, BASDH is a clinical dental hygienist, researcher and writer in Orlando, Florida.

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