In This Report, You’ll Learn

  1. 1

    Why dental care is important.

  2. 2

    Statistics on Rhode Island’s dental safety net.

  3. 3

    Challenges facing the state’s dental safety net providers.

  4. 4

    Ideas on helping this dental safety net remain strong and grow.

Key Takeaway

Information wanted: 20 dental centers sound off in survey round No. 2

In 2010 and 2011, dental safety net providers throughout Rhode Island completed a survey update. This review had four main goals: 1) gauge progress since the initial survey in 2006; 2) obtain current dental service delivery information; 3) pinpoint persistent challenges and needs; and 4) identify opportunities and strategies to expand services as needed.

Findings & Stats

Statements & Quotations