Shaping the Future of Oral Health Care Delivery
Over 200 dental and medical providers, representatives from academic health centers, public policy, insurance and philanthropy gathered today at the 2013 Virginia Oral Health
Summit, "The Future of Oral Health Care Delivery."
|Secretary Hazel addresses the crowd|
Virginia Secretary of Health and Human Resources,
Dr. William Hazel, kicked off the Summit with a dynamic breakfast session that described how employees' use of dental benefits improves their general health and saves company money in overall health care costs.
Dr. Marcia Brand, Deputy Administrator at the Health Resources and Services Administration, discussed oral health access challenges and the importance of collaboration between oral health and primary care providers. Dr. Marko Vujicic of the American Dental Association offered a future-focused view of oral health care delivery based on economic indicators.
These and all of the other excellent Summit presentations will be available on the Coalition's website soon.
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