Resource Details


Increasing Access To Care
Through Contracting for Dental Services

Resource Topic: Quality Improvement, Promising Practice

Year Developed: 2017

Resource Type: Publication

Primary Audience: Board of Directors C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc)
Secondary Audience: Administrative Staff

Language: English

Developed by: National Network for Oral Health Access (See other resources developed by this organization.)

Resource Summary: This promising practice describes how a community health center in Wisconsin utilized contracting with local dentists to expand dental services at the health center.

Resource Details: This is how Access Community Health Center in Madison, Wisconsin approached local dentists to contract with the CHC to provide dental services to its patients.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit