Proper dental care should be a human right
By Donald M. Berwick
In Alaska, scores of tiny Alaska Native villages dot the landscape, some with only a few hundred inhabitants and many accessible only by bush planes. They may be short on some amenities, but many have superb dental care. That’s thanks to a program called Dental Health Aide Therapist, or DHAT, which the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium started in 2004. ...
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