Data & Research

Community Health Centers Oral Health Survey (members only)
The Oral Health Survey (conducted in August 2008) includes data about the oral health services provided and populations served by member organizations that provide dental services. In addition, the report includes data on dental clinic operations, barriers to providing oral health care and barriers that impede expansion of oral health care.

Oral Health Survey - Safety Net Dental Clinics in Illinois
This report of the oral health survey (2008) includes data about the oral health services provided and populations served by safety net dental clinics in Illinois. In addition, the report includes data on dental clinic operations, barriers to providing oral health care and barriers that impede expansion of oral health care.

The following dental site maps identify the locations of IPHCA member dental sites, as well as community dental clinics and mobile dental clinics.

DentaQuest Surveys

National & State Data

Creating Medical Dental Integration: Helpful Hints & Best Practices Webinar Slides


Great Lakes Medical/Dental Summit

Improving Systemic Outcomes with Oral Health Integration - Sean Boynes, DMD

Integrating Oral Health into a Prenatal Setting - Beth Noel RDH

Public Health Priorities in Team Based Care - Homa Amini, DDS,MS,MPH

Coordinated Care & HIV Chronic Disease Management - David Reznik, DDS

Connecting in Meaningful Ways EHR/EDR - Adele Allison, BS

Dental Director 2015: Empowering Your Vision
Marty Lieberman DDS
Chad Lennox

Integrating Dental Hygienists into Community Health Centers: Panel Session
Illinois - Pam Steinbach, RN, MS
Michigan - Rene Louchart RDH BS
Indiana - Hannah L. Maxey, PhD(c), MPH, RDH
Ohio - Jayne Klett, RDH

Keynote Address - Laura Makaroff, DO


Resources

Organizations, Agencies, Coalitions and Professional Associations

Tools for Developing and Operating a Safety Net Dental Clinic

Action Guides & Toolkits

 
This toolkit serves as a resource to help educate health center advocates about Community Health Center and advocacy basics. The most important thing you can do as an advocate is to TAKE ACTION!

Make sure you are signed up to receive health center advocate Action Alert emails; click here to sign up today by joining the Campaign For America's Health Centers.

Webinars & Educational Opportunities

Resources

IPHCA Springfield Office
500 S. Ninth St., Springfield, IL 62701

IPHCA Chicago Office

542 S. Dearborn St., Suite 300, Chicago, IL  60605