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Webinar focuses on reducing dental use of emergency departments

September 07, 2018 Dental professionals interested in reducing dental-related visits to hospital emergency departments and expanding the reach of their practices can attend a no cost webinar on Sept. 12.

How to Begin a Voucher Model For Emergency Department Referral, is scheduled for noon to 1 p.m. Central time. Click here to register.

Presenters of the webinar will discuss how voucher model emergency department referral programs are positively impacting some communities in the U.S.  Participants will gain understanding of the importance of emergency department referral pathways; differences between emergency department referral models; and steps necessary to develop a voucher model program.

Drs. Rick Stevenson, a member of the ADA Council on Advocacy for Access and Prevention, and Jane Grover, director of the council, will host the webinar, which offers one hour of continuing education credit.

For more information, click here.

Emergency department referrals to dental offices are a major tenet of the ADA's Action for Dental Health initiative. For more information, click here.