Corpus ID: 37610514

The role of free dental programs in care provision for the underserved.

@article{Slott2005TheRO,
  title={The role of free dental programs in care provision for the underserved.},
  author={Steven D Slott},
  journal={North Carolina medical journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={66 6},
  pages={
          471-4
        }
}
UNLABELLED Due to the shortcomings of the existing healthcare delivery system in general, and the dental field in particular, safety net programs are not simply optional; they are mandatory to help meet the overwhelming healthcare needs of the underserved. Free dental clinics are a vital part of this system, and indeed, millions of actual dollars, millions of dollars worth of services and thousands of hours of professional manpower are donated each year to provide free dental services for the… Expand
5 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-2 OF 2 REFERENCES
Dr . Boyar receives Tarrson Award
  • ADA News
  • 2005
Increasing dentist participation in the Medicaid program; NC Oral Health Summit background paper on Recommendation
  • Available at: http://www.communityhealth.dhhs.state.nc. us/dental/images/summit/Background_Mofidi.pdf. Accessed
  • 2005