Sealant Work Group. 2017. Report of the Sealant Work Group: Recommendations & products. Washington, DC: Children's Dental Health Project, 19 pp.
Annotation: This report provides recommendations for states to strengthen the ability of school-based dental
sealant programs to reach more children, especially those at high risk for dental caries. Contents
include recommendations in the following priority areas: promoting evidence-based and promising
practices; communicating with families, the community, and school staff; collecting, analyzing,
and reporting data; addressing Medicaid and reporting data; and addressing Medicaid and
regulatory hurdles. A summary of the recommendations, an infographic, a questions-and-answers
document, and a communications plan worksheet are also available.
Contact: Children's Dental Health Project, 1020 19th Street, N.W., Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Telephone: (202) 833-8288 Fax: (202) 331-1432 E-mail: email@example.com Web Site: https://www.cdhp.org Available from the website.
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