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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
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
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
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
August 16, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new paper that studies the effect of dental therapists being allowed to provide services on dental utilization rates.
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Health Care
November 17, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
This week's leaflet looks at fracking bans and regulations across the states.
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Energy
Environment
July 12, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines dental health care and the licensing of dental therapists and how Maine should tweak its regulations to allow dental therapists to provide the dental services the state desperately needs.
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Health Care
June 21, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new proposal in Ohio that would create a new mid-level care license for dental therapists and allow them to practice under the supervision of a dentist.
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Health Care
 

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