How We Work to Drive Meaningful Change

We operate as a catalyst for systems change, bringing forth ideas and solutions to create a more accessible, equitable, and integrated health system for everyone. 

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5 Areas of Activation

We're improving the oral health system through our work in grantmaking, research, health improvement programs, policy and advocacy, and education as well as our leadership in dental benefits, care delivery, and innovation advancements. But we don’t do it alone. Collaboration and partnership are key to achieving our mission — to improve the oral health of all. 

We bring forth ideas and solutions to create a more equitable, accessible, and integrated health system for everyone. We partner with thought leaders, health care providers, patients, and stakeholders at all levels to change oral health care through 5 Areas of Activation.

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Our Impact

Explore the CareQuest Institute Impact Report 2022 to find videos, stories, and statistics about how we’re improving the oral health system through our collaborative work in grantmaking, research, health improvement, policy and advocacy, and education.

The Latest

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Four Presentations from 2022 APHA Oral Health Student Awardees

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The Role of Algorithms in Oral Health Care and Disease Prevention and Management

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Blog Post

Voices from the Field: Dr. Donna Balaski on Strengthening Medicaid Adult Dental Benefits

Meet the team — and join our mission! 

Are you interested in becoming part of the CareQuest Institute team? Join us as we work to improve the oral health of all.