During this webinar participants will learn about the DentaQuest Partnership’s approach to interprofessional practice and the MORE Care (Medical Oral Expanded Care) program. MORE Care is an initiative of the DentaQuest Partnership focused on providing primary and secondary preventive oral health services to underserved populations in primary care medical offices, as well as testing optimal patient-centered referral systems between primary care and dental care teams.
Participants will also hear about MORE Care efforts in Pennsylvania and primary care clinics’ experience with integration and coordination of oral health care. The presenter will discuss themes that developed, lessons learned, and some key facilitators and challenges.
After this webinar participants will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of interprofessional practice as it relates to the integration of oral health and primary care.
- Identify facilitators and challenges associated with integrating oral health into primary care.
- Kelli Ohrenberger, MA, Manager of Interprofessional Practice, DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement
- Kelly Braun, RDH, MSDH, Dental Delivery Systems Coordinator, Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health