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May 2, 2017
By Matthew Glans, Michael Hamilton
One solution to state oral health care provider shortages is giving dentists greater discretion to use dental therapists and dental hygienists.
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Health Care
Regulation
February 14, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines dental scope of practice laws and how Georgia could improve dental-care access by expanding scope of practice to dental therapists and hygienists.
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Health Care
May 31, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines the positive effects of dental therapy expansion and how Mississippi should open its market to and license dental therapists.
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Health Care
June 13, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
A proposed law in Massachusetts would license dental therapists in the state who would provide oral health care services such as cleanings and some nonsurgical care under the supervision of a licensed dentist, particularly to low-income residents.
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Health Care
April 13, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposal in Ohio that would improve access to dental care for all Ohioans and lower unnecessary barriers by allowing dental therapists (DTs) to provide needed care to Ohio patients.
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Health Care
Employment
February 20, 2018
By Charles Katebi
In this Research & Commentary, Charles Katebi examines Dental Therapy and a proposal in Kansas that would expand access to dental care for rural patients.
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Health Care
November 10, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposal that would improve access to dental care for all Arizonans by allowing dental therapists to provide needed care.
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Health Care
July 11, 2017
By Kathy Hoekstra
Dentists are expanding access to health care by hiring midlevel dental providers legalized in just a few states.
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Health Care
September 27, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new proposal in Michigan to improve access to dental care by expanding the role of dental therapists.
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Health Care
September 15, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposal that would improve access to dental care for all Bay Staters by allowing dental therapists and hygienists to provide needed care.
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Health Care
 

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