Policy and Registration Resources

Local, state, and federal policymakers are discussing improvements to the dental care system. Consult the resources below for pertinent policy briefs and tips on influencing policy.

Tooth Talk Tips – This document outlines three ways to contact your representative: writing a letter, sending an email, and calling your elected official.

Virginia Health Catalyst (formally the Virginia Oral Health Coalition) – The Virginia Health Catalyst works health stakeholders including, community members, medical and dental providers, community health workers, home visitors, and health advocates, to provide the resources, training events, and tools needed to integrate oral health into all aspects of care. Visit here to learn about the Virginia Health Catalyst’s advocacy and legislative priorities. Click here to receive the Virginia Health Catalyst’s newsletter and stay up-to-date on the latest policy updates and legislation related to oral health and more.

Last Updated on February 10, 2021