Data & research
Report illustrating how cutting dental benefits would affect communities of color across California.
Oral Health 2020 CA Grassroots Network
Document providing contact information and 3 tables to accompany the Grassroots presentation.
An Oral Health Benefit in Medicare Part B: It’s Time to Include Oral Health in Health Care
Paper detailing how a Medicare Part B dental benefit would close disparities in dental use and expanse between the uninsured and insured and among older adults with limited financial resources.
A collaboration of recommendations for California’s Master Plan for Aging by the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network, Justice in Aging, CA-OPEN, and the Western Center on Law & Poverty to address the oral health needs of older adults today and for generations to come.
Find a multitude of resources at Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN). You’ll need to register for an account to access resources such as:
- Online File Library
Oral health equity information from other partners
- Policy link: Health Equity Resources
- California Office of Oral Health
- Central Valley Health Institute & DentaQuest
- Families USA