2019 Iowa Oral Health Survey Report - WIC, December 2019

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Abstract

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) coordinated an oral health survey of children 4 years of age and younger enrolled in Iowa’s Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) from June 1 through August 31, 2019. Dental screenings are routinely provided at WIC clinics through I-SmileTM, the oral health component of Iowa’s Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) program. This report describes the importance, survey methods and results of this oral health survey, in addition to the impact of I-SmileTM on children’s oral health in Iowa.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Oral Health, Dental Health, Public Health
Subjects: Health and medicine > Public health
Health and medicine > Healthcare
Health and medicine > Healthcare > Dental care
Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Healthcare > Hygiene and personal cleanliness
ID Code: 31575
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 27 Mar 2020 14:46
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2020 14:46
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/31575