Doctors Care is One of 16 Colorado Organizations to Receive Funding to Add a Dental Hygienist

Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation, funded by Colorado’s leading dental benefits company, Delta Dental of Colorado, today announced the launch of the Colorado Medical-­Dental (CO MDI) Project. This five-­year initiative involves the placement of dental hygienists in 16 Colorado primary care medical clinics in an expansive effort to increase access to preventive dental health services.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among U.S. children ages 6 to 11. CO MDI is designed to improve the dental health of Colorado’s youngest residents and reach families who have limited access to dental care due to geographic barriers, insurance status or transportation difficulties.

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What Gives Me Confidence

This week marks Doctors Care’s 33 rd anniversary. As we celebrate 33 years of service, I find comfort reflecting on our unwavering focus to improve the health of all members of our

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