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2018
June
27,
2018
| 10:03 AM America/New_York
A new dental care model, pioneered by Advantage Dental, provides high quality oral care to Medicaid recipients at 21 percent less than the national average by focusing on prevention. How does it work and can other states follow?  ...
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May
22,
2018
| 10:57 AM America/New_York
DentaQuest Institute (DQI) is pleased to share that one of our Medical Oral Expanded Care (MORE Care) collaborative participants, St. Luke’s Miners Rural Health Centers, was named this year’s Outstanding Rural Health Organization at the National Rura...
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March
15,
2018
| 08:54 AM America/New_York
When it comes to health care, is more really better? Doing more and not knowing the answer can many times be just that - more - specifically, more work. This is where the science of improvement comes in – a method for measuring whether or not wha...
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2017
October
27,
2017
| 11:18 AM America/New_York
As October comes to an end, so does the national observance recognizing the need and importance of dental hygiene. For this Q&A, one of our own registered dental hygienists (RDHs) opens up about how she came to this career path and why it is invaluab...
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May
08,
2017
| 16:22 PM America/New_York
New white paper delves into the role of interprofessional networks to coordinate person-centered care and improve oral healthDentaQuest Institute, in collaboration with the South Carolina Office of Rural Health, the Medical University of South Caroli...
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2016
November
08,
2016
| 10:35 AM America/New_York
The topic of evidence in dentistry and oral health care has been in the news a lot recently, with articles like this column in the New York Times by a professor of pediatrics.In his column, Aaron Carroll discusses the differences he sees between his ...
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September
02,
2016
| 09:37 AM America/New_York
The message couldn’t be clearer: The time for the dental profession to jump on the health care quality improvement (QI) bandwagon is now.In the past quarter-century, the United States has seen medical care improve and per capita health care costs go ...
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June
14,
2016
| 17:01 PM America/New_York
Did you know men are more likely to get oral cancer than women? Men are also more likely to skip dentist and doctor visits. For Men’s Health Monthhappening now, let’s raise awareness about these and other disparities.Overall, more than 10 adults out...
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2012
January
27,
2012
| 13:07 PM America/New_York
By Mark Doherty, DMD, Executive Director, DentaQuest InstituteIt’s hard to miss the fact that our health care system is in the middle of a lot of change. I read about “pay for performance,” “accountable care organizations” and “value-based care” all...
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2011
December
16,
2011
| 09:22 AM America/New_York
Guest blog post by Cindy Hannon, DentaQuest Institute Quality Improvement ManagerI just had an inspiring experience at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s (IHI) 23rd Annual Forum. Over 6,000 participants (yes 6,000!) converged on Orlando, Flor...
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August
29,
2011
| 14:23 PM America/New_York
The Boston Business Journal honored Dr. Mark Doherty, Executive Director of the DentaQuest Institute as a 2011 Health Care Champion for his work in expanding the reach of oral health care throughout Massachusett at the 2011 Champions in Health Care b...
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April
12,
2011
| 13:27 PM America/New_York
If you’re involved in public health dental care, are a health researcher, dental educator, legislator, public health official, Medicaid/CHIP dental program staff or consultant, or provide dental care at a community health center, chances are, you are...
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