Improving the Integration of Oral Health Care into General Health Care in NH's Long-term Care Facilities

New Hampshire Health Care Association

Concord, NH


To better integrate oral health care of long-term care residents in New Hampshire into general health care by 1) developing a comprehensive oral care training program for health care professionals, 2) establishing an oral health care model that is more coordinated into the care plan system, and 3) developing a sustainable staffing model that utilizes and trains existing nursing home staff.

Details

Amount Awarded: $49,329.00
Award Date: September 19, 2005
Time Frame: October 1, 2005 - July 31, 2009

EH Contact

Sue Fulton
+1 603-228-2448 ext. 312