Resources

Primary Care Providers (PCP)

Training Opportunities

CPT Coding Fact Sheet (AAP, 2017)

Bright Smiles From Birth – Fluoride varnish application training video

Smiles for Life National Oral Health Curriculum Course – A national oral health curriculum developed by the society of teachers of family medicine and endorsed by any national organizations including the AAP.

Payment

Fluoride Varnishing Application Guide Updated 4.4.16

Tools

AAP Oral Health Risk Assessment Tool [English / Spanish]

AAP Pediatric Guide to Children’s Oral Health Flip Chart – Can be downloaded in English or Spanish. Includes pictures for identification of pathologic oral conditions and a reference guide to the charts.

Bright Futures in Practice – Oral Health Pocket Guide

CDC – Division of Oral Health – Children’s Oral Health

Dietary Fluoride Supplements: Evidence-based Clinical Recommendations

Electronic Health Record Template To Include Oral Health

HealthyChildren.org – Brushing Up on Oral Health: Never Too Early to Start

New Jersey Dental Hygienists’ Association

Oral Health: An Essential Component of Primary Care White Paper

Oral Health Practice Tools  (AAP)

Prevent Child Abuse & Neglect Through Dental Awareness (PANDA) [WEBINAR] (*Dental CEs were only valid for live webinar)

Prevention of Dental Caries in Children from Birth Through Age 5 Years:  US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (2014)

Tooth Eruption Chart

Family & Community

Donated Dental Services (DDS) – provides free, comprehensive dental treatment to our country’s most vulnerable people with disabilities or who are elderly or medically fragile. These are people who cannot afford necessary treatment and cannot get public aid. The program operates through a volunteer network of more than 15,000 dentists and 3,600 dental labs across the United States. [New Jersey Application]

Healthy Teeth, Healthy Me: Brushy Brush PSA  – A song about the importance of brushing your teeth as part of Sesame Street’s newest oral health initiative Healthy Teeth, Healthy Me.

Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives Campaign

Child, Parent, Teacher Resource List – courtesy of Zufall Health

2 Minutes 2x – Brush kids’ teeth for 2 minutes, 2 times a day – Brush along with friends

ExceptionalSmiles.org – A caregivers guide to oral health for child with special needs

Dental Services for Children in NJ FamilyCare

Keeping Your Child’s Smile Healthy

Emergency Dental Guide

Oral Health News You Can Use

Keeping Your Smile Healthy (For Adults)

School Nurses

Bright Futures in Practice – Oral Health Pocket Guide

School Nurses: Partnering with Parents on Oral Health Care

Oral Health and Learning: When Children’s Oral Health Suffers, So Does Their Ability to Learn

Questions and Answers on School Oral Health Programs

Oral Health Selected as a Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicator