Mobile dental vans: planning considerations and productivity.

  title={Mobile dental vans: planning considerations and productivity.},
  author={J. Matthew Douglass},
  journal={Journal of public health dentistry},
  volume={65 2},
OBJECTIVES Many children, especially those from lower socio-economic families, have limited access to dental care, transportation problems and poor appointment attendance. Mobile dental clinics have been implemented in many communities to address these issues. METHODS Structured surveys were sent to the three mobile programs in Connecticut to collect information on the age of the program, issues encountered in planning and implementation, and ongoing costs and productivity. RESULTS Each… CONTINUE READING