Over half of California's kindergarteners have experienced tooth decay. To improve oral health for children on Medi-Cal, More LA Smiles — a UCLA Dental Transformation Initiative funded by the California Department of Health Care Services — is offering CE credit and training.
The credits and training are for medical providers and dental providers serving children ages 0-20 in Los Angeles County:
- Six-Month Primary Care Practice Quality Improvement - offers free CE and MOC credit and 6 months of support from a Quality Improvement Specialist. Learn to integrate preventive oral health services into practice settings for children ages 0-6.
- No-Cost Clinical Trainings for Medical Providers and Clinical Staff - offers free CE credit through basic and advanced courses with the goal of delivering preventative oral health services and referrals to a dental home for children ages 0-20. Covers topics such as risk-based caries prevention and disease management protocols.