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Call to Action

We need your help!
Here is how.

1.  Have you heard about the pilot programs that the Missouri Dental Board have approved? Click the buttons below to learn about the Nursing Home Pilot Project with Telehealth and the Oral Preventive Assistant "OPA" Pilot Project.

2. Letters to the Missouri Dental Board (MDB) will need to be sent once the proposed rule on local anesthesia under general supervision is published in the Missouri Register. There will be a 30-day period in the Missouri Register to leave comments saying what you like or dislike about this proposed rule.

*We will update this posting whenever the public commenting is open.

3.  Advocate and lobby for the dental hygiene profession for MDHA’s Virtual Advocacy Week. Check the Lobby Day tab. 

Click the button below to read what MDHA is supporting in 2024. 

4. Have your dentist(s) write letters to the Governor's office opposing the Oral Preventive Assistant "OPA" Pilot Program. 

Update on the Oral Preventive Assistant (OPA) Pilot Program

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