March 10, 2014
Source: Health Forward Foundation
In order to understand the challenges and successes related to oral health in Greater Kansas City and identify how the entire health and health care community can more effectively address oral health needs, the Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) undertook a comprehensive assessment of the oral health system in Greater Kansas City. Health Resources in Action (HRiA), a non-profit public health organization, lead the assessment study. This report provides an overview of the key findings and concludes with evidence informed recommendations tailored to the context and needs of Greater Kansas City.