Caroline McLeod, RDH, MS

Caroline McLeod is the Value-Based Solutions Manager for the DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement. She guides learning on new value-based payment models and will design approaches to help practices solidify operations, reporting, and readiness to succeed in alternative payment models that move from fee-for-service to value-based payment approaches.

Caroline is a registered dental hygienist (RDH) with experience in traditional practice, school-based and mobile programs. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA) and serves as Co-Chair for her local Durham-Orange Dental Hygiene Component of the North Carolina Dental Hygienists Association (NCDHA).

Caroline is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BS in Dental Hygiene and a Master of Dental Hygiene Education. During her master’s program she completed research on the inclusion of teledentistry in dental and dental hygiene curriculum and is a member of the UNC Teledentistry Committee. Prior to joining the Partnership, she worked as a teledentistry specialist and educational trainer for MouthWatch. As Value-Based Solutions Manager, Caroline will work remotely from Morrisville, North Carolina.