Publication Date: December 30, 2016
Children’s tooth decay is a “major concern” for 84% of Head Start health managers, according to this new study. Explore how programs address this challenge through these research questions:
- What is the perceived burden of tooth decay on Head Start/Early Head Start programs?
- What health programming (e.g., services, activities, education) and policies are currently in place to address tooth decay?
- What are the staffing models used to address oral health needs? How is staff training addressing tooth decay?
- How are programs leveraging other partners, community resources, and their health services advisory committee to address tooth decay?
Current as of: