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Interested in learning more about the Network and the engaging your Idaho community on the most important oral health issues?
Contact the Network Coordinator, Elise Winbrock by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 208-334-5973.
The Network Partner Portal is a way for partners to view and edit goals and milestones in each regional network. It is also a platform to help partners locate Network specific documents and resources. Access the Network Partner Portal by clicking here. If you get an error, you might not have access to the partner portal yet. Simply request access by emailing the Network Coordinator here.
Oral Health 2020 is a multi-year effort to strengthen and unify the growing national oral health network, build upon legacy initiative strategies, and expand impact. We are engaging grantees and partners around a set of bold, shared goals with specific targets to be achieved by 2020.
Sign up to get nationwide updates about the latest in oral health by joining the virtual community of "Oral Health For All 2020" led by the DentaQuest Foundation. After creating a profile, you can select specific forums and topics of interest and subscribe to updates within those threads. You can also uploand and share documents, resources and tools with Oral Health 2020 members.
Go to: www.oralhealth.network or click on Oral Health For All 2020 icon.
Set up a profile on Oral Health 2020's Socious page! Click here for directions.
Oral Health 2020 investments are structured around the realization of a vision for improved oral health: Oral health is essential to lifelong health and well-being.
Goal 1 - Eradicate dental disease in children - With the closing of disparity gaps, 85% of children reach age 5 without a cavity.
Goal 2 - Incorporate oral health into the primary education system - The 10 largest school districts have incorporated oral health into their systems.
Goal 3 - Include an adult dental benefit in publicly funded health coverage - At least 30 states have an extensive Medicaid adult dental benefit Medicare includes an extensive dental benefit.
Goal 4 - Build a comprehensive national oral health measurement system - A national and statae-based oral health measurement system is in place.
Goal 5 - Integrate oral health into person-centered healthcare - Oral health is integrated into at least 50% of emerging person-centered care models.
Goal 6 - Improve the public perception of value of oral health to overall health - Oral health is increasingly included in health dialogue and public policy.
Angie Bailey, RDH-EA, MSDH
Idaho Oral Health Program Manager
Elise Winbrock, MPH
Idaho Oral Health Network Coordinator