Dental Therapists: Safe Insurable Providers
Dental therapists provide safe, quality care. As a result, they are very inexpensive to insure for malpractice and liability.
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.
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.
Dental Therapists Are Right for Vermont
Adding DHATs to VT will help with the economy and with access for people in VT. There are already places to train them.
Why Are Dental Therapy Programs A Good Fit For Community Colleges?
Questions addressed in this fact sheet include (but are not limited to): How do dental therapists increase access to oral health in underserved communities? Why are dental therapy programs a good fit for community colleges? What value do dental therapists bring to communities?
Mid-Level Dental Providers: Expanding Care to Every Community
Mid-level providers are critical to expanding access to dental care. Working with dentists and hygienists they help provide preventive and routine dental services, oral health education and a dental home in underserved communities.