Improving Oral Health Among Texas Nursing Home Residents
TMF Health Quality Institute, in collaboration with the Texas Oral Health Coalition, initiated a project to provide free onsite, online and video education, knowledge, skills, and oral care support to nursing home staff and residents.
Please visit https://www.tmf.org/Health-Care-Providers/Nursing-Homes/Smile-Proud-Oral-Health-Project for the:
Smiles for Life is designed to enhance the role of primary care clinicians in the promotion of oral health for all age groups through the development and dissemination of high-quality educational resources.
Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors (ASTDD) Resources
MMLearn is a program of Morningside Ministries that provides educational videos for caregivers of older adults. Includes video series “Ask the Geriatrician”, and topics such as dementia, depression, oral care, health, hospice, caregivers help, grief and loss, diabetes, etc. Caregiver Training Videos.