The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) recently announced that it has contracted with the Dental Lifeline Network to operate the Dental OPTIONS Program. Dental OPTIONS – Ohio Partnership to Improve Oral Health through Access to Needed Services – is a partnership between the Ohio Dental Association and the Ohio Department of Health that ... [continue reading]
The Ohio Dentist Loan Repayment Program provides loan repayment for dentists who practice in designated shortage areas, treat Medicaid patients and provide care to patients regardless of their ability to pay. The 2022 application period for the ODLRP is now open and the deadline to apply is April 30. The goal of the ODLRP is to attract ... [continue reading]
The Ohio Dental Association’s Volunteer Connection program is now accepting applications for Volunteer Connection Partners.
Through the Volunteer Connection program, the ODA partners with dental clinics, access to care programs and other special events to help ODA members find volunteer opportunities in their local community.
Dentists who ... [continue reading]
COVID has everyone thinking outside the box. Each year, members of the Alliance of the Ohio Dental Association (AODA) visit school classrooms in an eﬀort to provide oral health education to Ohio’s school children. This year, the AODA, partnering with the Ohio Library Bookmobiles, will be able to provide oral health education materials to ... [continue reading]
The Ohio Dentist Loan Repayment Program recently signed 2020 contracts with five new dentists and renewed contracts with three dentists who are serving in safety net dental clinics across Ohio. 2020 contracts were delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the program, dentists sign two-year contracts for $50,000 of loan repayment for ... [continue reading]
Applications for the ODA Foundation’s 2021 scholarships and grants are now open. Available scholarship opportunities for 2021 include: Dental Student Scholarship for dental students who are Ohio residents, members of ASDA and who will be D2s, D3s and D4s in Fall 2021. Mercer Leadership Scholarship for OSU dental students entering their ... [continue reading]
The Ohio Dental Association’s Volunteer Connection program is now accepting applications for Volunteer Connection Partners. Through the Volunteer Connection program, the ODA partners with dental clinics, access to care programs and other special events to help ODA members find volunteer opportunities in their local community. Dentists who ... [continue reading]
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