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Dental Utilization for Communities Served by Dental Therapists in Alaska’s Yukon Kuskokwim Delta: Findings from an Observational Quantitative Study

In this retrospective program evaluation there were two goals: to examine whether dental utilization rates in Alaska Native communities were associated with the number of Dental Therapist treatment days; and to quantify differences in dental utilization rates between communities.

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Dental Therapists: Safe Insurable Providers

Dental therapists provide safe, quality care. As a result, they are very inexpensive to insure for malpractice and liability.

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What the Decision to Accredit Dental Therapy Programs Means for Kansas

The Commission on Dental Accreditation, or CODA, voted to approve accreditation standards for dental therapy educational programs.

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Letter: IHS Letter to Tribal Leaders on CHAP Expansion

On June 1, 2016, Ms. Mary Smith, Principal Deputy Director, Indian Health Service (IHS), issued a letter to Tribal Leaders to initiate a Tribal Consultation to seek input on a policy statement describing the intention of the IHS to create a national Community Health Aide Program.

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Bringing Dental Therapists to Kansas

The Dental Therapist model is ideal for Kansas and its economy. By utilizing dental therapists, we can grow businesses, ensure that Kansans have access to regular dental care and save money.

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Tribal Resolutions of Support for Dental Therapists

This is a ZIP folder of 17 tribal resolutions of support for dental therapists.