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Open Wide: Oral Health Training for Health Professionals

Program Type: Resources - Information or materials that might help develop a program/project in a community but can not be defined as a Best Practice, Promising Practice, or Local Effort.

Description:
Open Wide is an oral health training program for non-dental health training program for non-dental health and human service providers including physicians, nurses, nutritionists, childcare and outreach workers. The program training enables non-dental providers to recognize and understand oral diseases and engage in anticipatory guidance and prevention intervention.

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Oral Health, Nutrition

Service Area:
Nationwide

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Name: Stanton H. Wolfe, DDS, MPH, State Oral Health Director
Site or Location Name: Open Wide (Practice #08002) CT
Address:
Department of Public Health, Bureau of Community Health, MS# DNT, 410 Capital Avenue, P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06103
Email: stanton.wolfe@po.state.ct.us
Phone: (860) 509-7830