The IDEA Grant Program Has Been Sunset
The JCNDE meets once a year and at its most recent meeting, the Joint Commission decided to sunset the Innovative Dental Assessment (IDEA) Grant Program (effective April 9, 2014). The Joint Commission appreciated interest in the program; however, the IDEA Grant Program was no longer meeting its intended goals. Additional information on actions taken at the April 2014 JCNDE meeting can be downloaded below with earlier reports available on the Unofficial Reports page.
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