Currently, more than 55 million older adults access healthcare services through Medicare; however, they are limited when it comes to accessing oral health. Original Medicare does not cover routine preventive … Read More →
Oral Health America (OHA) proudly announces the relaunch of its older adult website, Toothwisdom.org.
In 2017, OHA will continue to build the network and infrastructure necessary to move toward the eventual inclusion of an oral health benefit in Medicare.
Oral Health America (OHA) has published a new report examining factors impacting the oral health of older Americans. A State of Decay, Vol. III is a state-by-state report of the oral health of its 65+ population and the success or failure of states to address those needs.
Oral Health America, the non-profit organization that owns www.toothwisdom.org, commends the recent passage of S.192, the Older Americans Act Reauthorization (OAA) by the House of Representatives. The OAA provides older … Read More →
Test your dental health knowledge with this 10 question quiz created by Oral Health America, the non-profit organization behind www.toothwisdom.org! Are you a Brushing Brainiac, Savvy Smiler, Smile Scholar, or … Read More →
Oral Health America (OHA), the non-profit organization behind www.toothwisdom.org, recently submitted a written testimony to the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health & Human Services, Education and Related Agencies … Read More →
A recent study surveyed 400 older adults throughout Illinois to assess the need for oral healthcare. From the study, more than 80% of the older adults did not have dental … Read More →
Last October, Oral Health America launched www.toothwisdom.org, a first-of-its-kind website dedicated to older adults and oral health. The site connects older adults to local dental care options and educational information about the … Read More →