Project Examples

Oral Health Data Collection Through Information & Assistance Programs

The Information & Assistance (I&A) / Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) process presents an ideal opportunity to collect information about oral health. This project example describes why and outlines a process for collecting oral health information during I&A follow-up calls. Downloadable instructions and forms are included.

Submitted by: Lori Brown, Director, Southeast Aging and Long Term Care (SE-ALTC). (more…)

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Senior Center Dental Program

This Senior Center Dental Program sponsored by SE-ALTC provides dental services (screenings, cleanings, and fluoride treatments) to seniors who would not otherwise be able to afford these services, on a free or donation basis. (more…)

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Building Community Partnership for High-Risk Seniors

Seattle/King Country Aging and Disability Services submitted this example of how they were able to provide a holistic plan to integrate oral health and community services¬†for the agency’s long-term care clients and those clients enrolled in the King County Care Partners Program. By working¬†collaboratively with community partners, they were able to address oral hygiene issues.

Submitted by: Mary Pat O’Leary, RN, Aging and Disability Services (ADS)¬† (more…)

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