Alameda County Office of Dental Health

Resources for Professionals

Status of Oral Health in California: Oral Disease Burden and Prevention 2017

A comprehensive review of oral health and disease in California. Provides an overview of California’s oral health status and capacity to address disease burden in the state. California Department of Public Health – Oral Health Program. (April 2017)

https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DCDIC/CDCB/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Oral%20Health%20Program/Status%20of%20Oral%20Health%20in%20California_FINAL_04.20.2017_ADA.pdf


Smiles for Life: A National Oral Health Curriculum

Website provides educational resources, training and modules to ensure the integration of oral health and primary care. https://www.smilesforlifeoralhealth.org


User’s Guide for Implementation of Interprofessional Oral Health Core Clinical Competencies

The report describes a set of interprofessional oral health core clinical competencies that HRSA developed to increase integration of oral health care into primary health care and their five domains: risk assessment, oral evaluation, preventive interventions, communication and education, and interprofessional collaborative practice. National Network for Oral Health Access. (January 2015). www.nnoha.org 


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For general information,
please call (510) 208-5910
Alameda County Office of Dental Health

Alameda County Office of Dental Health
1000 Broadway, Suite 500
Oakland, CA 94607

DentalHealth@acgov.org

Tel: (510) 208-5910 | Fax: (510) 273-3748

Alameda County Public Health Department