Dental Therapy News

September 28, 2018

State House legislators to vote on dental therapists

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September 17, 2018

Dental Therapy Bills in U.S. Virgin Islands Clear Legislative Committees

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September 5, 2018

Foundation launches website on dental therapy

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August 7, 2018

Arizona Dental Therapy Law Takes Effect

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July 24, 2018

Our Editorial: Open Door for Dental Therapists in Michigan

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June 13, 2018

Massachusetts Considers Licensing Dental Therapists

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May 17, 2018

Gov. Doug Ducey Signs Bill Allowing 'Dental Therapists' to Practice in Arizona

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April 27, 2018

Rep. Smitty Pignatelli: A Breakthrough in Massachusetts Dental Care

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April 5, 2018

2018 Tribal Oral Health Assessment Now Open!

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April 2, 2018

Legislators Consider If 'Dental Therapy' Could Improve Access In Rural Ohio

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March 12, 2018

Dental Therapists Can Provide Cost-Efficient Care in Rural Areas

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January 25, 2018

Opinion: Dental therapists can soothe Florida’s dental shortage pains

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January 19, 2018

Coalition Makes Another Pitch for Dental Therapists in ND

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January 10, 2018

"Dental Therapists" Are Helping the Less Fortunate in Minnesota. Michigan Should Follow Their Lead.

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October 16, 2017

Tribal Leaders Visit Swinomish to Examine Successes of Dental Therapy

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October 11, 2017

Michigan Senate votes to allow, license dental therapists

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October 6, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Access to comprehensive dental care is a statewide issue in Michigan

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August 23, 2017

New Study Suggests Dental Therapists Improving Oral Health in YK Delta

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July 19, 2017

Oregon Tribes Latest To Hire Dental Therapists To Stem Oral Health Crisis

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July 17, 2017

Conservatives and Liberals Agree on at Least One Health Care Fix

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June 28, 2017

Vermont Technical College Dental Therapy Program Hires Director

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June 21, 2017

IHS Explores Behavioral Health Aide Program Success in Anchorage

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April 12, 2017

Arizona Dental Therapy Supporters Prep for Next Battle

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April 9, 2017

6 Years in, Dental Therapist Experiment Is Working, Experts Say

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Februrary 22, 2017

Inslee Signs Bill to Improve Dental Care for State Tribes

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Februrary 14, 2017

Tohono O’odham Nation Councilman Chester Antone: Dental therapists good for tribes, good for Arizona

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Februrary 10, 2017

Long-sought bill to help dental care on tribal land is first to pass Legislature

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January 15, 2017

How a Little Known Native-American Tribe Is Leading the Way to Better Dental Care in America

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November 1, 2016

Bringing Preventive Dental Care to Rural Alaska

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July, 2016

Dental health therapists bringing oral health care to US tribal communities: Opening up access

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May 22, 2016

Where Dentists Are Scarce, American Indians Forge a Path to Better Care

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February 11, 2016

Dental Therapist Hired by Native American Tribe in Washington

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February 10, 2016

Oregon Approves Coos Bay Tribes to Integrate Mid-Level Native Dental Therapists

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February 9, 2016

Expanded use of dental therapists on tribal lands gains editorial backing

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January 4, 2016

Swinomish become first tribe in the Lower 48 to use dental therapists to address oral health crisis in Indian Country

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Congressional Relations Coordinator

National Indian Health Board
910 Pennsylvania Ave, SE
Phone: 202-507-4086
Washington, DC 20003
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