Dental Benefits Under Healthcare Reform
Opportunities for Oral Health: Developing a “Principled Stand”
Wanting a voice, dental industry offers principles to inform policymakers on opportunities
Principles are a common vehicle to help members measure proposals, advise the public and customers, and influence policymakers
Principles offer a way to respect local conditions, priorities and ways of doing things by region. What works in MA not necessarily best in CA
Delta Dental, AHIP, NADP & CADP now unified on principles. ADA shares some goals, but politics makes collaboration difficult at best. Places where mutual interests occur will be chosen carefully.