Oral Health is on the Move in Michigan: We’ve got a Plan! Michigan Oral Health Coalition
<ul><li>A Plan of Action for Improving the Oral Health Status of Michigan Residents </li></ul>
Introduction <ul><li>Why do we need a plan? </li></ul><ul><li>Who is the coalition? </li></ul><ul><li>How was the plan dev...
Why do we need a plan? <ul><li>Approximately 1 in 6 underserved children had evidence of early childhood caries </li></ul>...
Why do we need a plan? <ul><li>African-American males in Michigan have the highest oral cancer incidence and mortality rat...
Why do we need a plan? <ul><li>There is a shortage of providers willing to serve the low income population </li></ul><ul><...
Over 150 People  Are Already Involved! <ul><li>The Michigan Oral Health Coalition has over 150 members from across the sta...
Mission <ul><li>To Improve oral health in Michigan by focusing on prevention, health promotion, surveillance, access and t...
How was the plan developed? <ul><li>Statewide coalition was convened  </li></ul><ul><li>Assets and key issues were identif...
Plan of Action Development <ul><li>4 Workgroups = 4 Work Plans </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data </li></ul></ul></ul></ul...
Key Elements of Each Work Plan <ul><li>Recommendation/Strategy </li></ul><ul><li>Rationale </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Action St...
Draft Plan <ul><li>Executive Summary </li></ul><ul><li>Full Report </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction </li></ul></ul><ul><...
Next Steps <ul><li>After receiving input from community forums and meetings across the state, edits will be made and the f...
What Can  You  Do? <ul><li>Join the Coalition! </li></ul><ul><li>Support a project! </li></ul><ul><li>Share information an...
Feedback?  Comments? Questions?
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Oral Health is On the Move in Michigan: We've Got a Plan

  1. 1. Oral Health is on the Move in Michigan: We’ve got a Plan! Michigan Oral Health Coalition
  2. 2. <ul><li>A Plan of Action for Improving the Oral Health Status of Michigan Residents </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Why do we need a plan? </li></ul><ul><li>Who is the coalition? </li></ul><ul><li>How was the plan developed? </li></ul><ul><li>What are the key elements? </li></ul><ul><li>What happens now? </li></ul><ul><li>What can you do to get involved? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Why do we need a plan? <ul><li>Approximately 1 in 6 underserved children had evidence of early childhood caries </li></ul><ul><li>Among 5-12 year old children, 46.3% had caries experience in their permanent teeth and 30.8% had untreated permanent tooth decay </li></ul><ul><li>Two-thirds of adults aged 20-64 had untreated permanent tooth decay and 55.6% had lost at least one tooth due to caries experience or periodontal disease </li></ul><ul><li>Michigan Oral Data , MDCH, 2004 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Why do we need a plan? <ul><li>African-American males in Michigan have the highest oral cancer incidence and mortality rates among all races and gender groups in the country. </li></ul><ul><li>(Epidemiology of Oral Cancer in Michigan, University of Michigan, 2003) </li></ul><ul><li>Nearly 42% of those with diabetes lost 6 or more teeth compared to just over 15% of those without the disease . </li></ul><ul><li>( Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, Michigan, 2002) </li></ul><ul><li>Special needs populations, who are medically compromised or who are mentally impaired, have great difficulty accessing dental services </li></ul>
  6. 6. Why do we need a plan? <ul><li>There is a shortage of providers willing to serve the low income population </li></ul><ul><li>Only 23% of Medicaid enrolled children aged 0-19 received a dental visit in 2002 </li></ul><ul><li>The elimination of adult Medicaid dental services in 2003 has further limited access for the patients and jeopardized the future of many community based clinics </li></ul>
  7. 7. Over 150 People Are Already Involved! <ul><li>The Michigan Oral Health Coalition has over 150 members from across the state! </li></ul><ul><li>It is a group of dedicated and highly motivated individuals and representatives from a wide variety of state and community based agencies and organizations. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Mission <ul><li>To Improve oral health in Michigan by focusing on prevention, health promotion, surveillance, access and the link between oral health and total health. </li></ul>
  9. 9. How was the plan developed? <ul><li>Statewide coalition was convened </li></ul><ul><li>Assets and key issues were identified, priorities selected </li></ul><ul><li>Workgroups were formed, meetings held, work plans developed </li></ul><ul><li>Work plans presented to full coalition </li></ul><ul><li>Final draft work plans were incorporated into the draft plan of action and presented to the steering committee, the workgroups and the full coalition for review and approval </li></ul>
  10. 10. Plan of Action Development <ul><li>4 Workgroups = 4 Work Plans </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Funding </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Prevention, Education & Awareness </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Workforce </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Key Elements of Each Work Plan <ul><li>Recommendation/Strategy </li></ul><ul><li>Rationale </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Action Steps </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resources/Contribution Needed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Responsible Individual/Organization </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monitoring Mechanism/Evaluation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Completion Date(s)/Frequency </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Draft Plan <ul><li>Executive Summary </li></ul><ul><li>Full Report </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Oral Health & Systemic Health </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Oral Health Status of Michigan Residents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Access to Care </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>References and Sources for Literature Review </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Summary of Recommendations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Action Plan Matrix for the Oral Health Plan of Action </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data Workgroup </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Prevention, Education and Awareness Workgroup </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Funding Workgroup </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Workforce Workgroup </li></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Next Steps <ul><li>After receiving input from community forums and meetings across the state, edits will be made and the final draft will be prepared. </li></ul><ul><li>It will then be presented by the Coalition to the administration of the Michigan Department of Community Health. </li></ul>
  14. 14. What Can You Do? <ul><li>Join the Coalition! </li></ul><ul><li>Support a project! </li></ul><ul><li>Share information and ideas! </li></ul><ul><li>Organize a fundraiser! </li></ul><ul><li>Volunteer! </li></ul>
  15. 15. Feedback? Comments? Questions?

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