Community-based Dental Care: An Alternative Approach to Improve Access to Dental Providers

A History and Update of Fluoride Dentifrices

This course will introduce the learner to community-based dental care. The learner will be able to describe community-based dental care and make decisions regarding how it can be introduced into a community setting to improved access to oral health providers. Strategies that can be used to meet the challenges presented by community-based care will also be introduced.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement.

  • Dr. Simmer-Beck reports no conflicts of interest associated with this course.
  • Dr. Branson reports no conflicts of interest associated with this course.


  • P&G is providing these resource materials to dental professionals. We do not own this content nor are we responsible for any material herein.
  • Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice. Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.

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CE Broker
For all states that use CE Broker for licensure, “proof of completions” are electronically reported the first of every month. If a course was taken in November, the “proof of completion” will be submitted the beginning of December.

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