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Our press releases will keep you up to date on CareQuest Institute news, issues, and research. Here, you can also access our official statements from organization leaders on a myriad of issues, ranging from progress toward health equity and improved access to care, to ongoing policy changes and oral health legislation in our nation’s capital and in states across the US.

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March 20, 2023
CareQuest Institute for Oral Health®, the Society of American Indian Dentists (SAID), and the National Indian Health Board’s (NIHB) Tribal Oral Health Initiative released a white paper on oral health disparities in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities.
February 14, 2023
Opens Access to Extensive Data Resources   
February 9, 2023
National Nonprofit Also Commends Biden’s Commitment to Improving Access and Care in Medicare 
February 8, 2023
Risks Include Bone Loss, Dental Decay, and “Hairy Tongue”
December 7, 2022
Oral Health Leaders Say This Change Will Promote Positive Health Outcomes, Address Inequities, and Curb Rising Health Care Costs
November 30, 2022
Initiative, Part of CareQuest Institute’s Grantmaking Efforts, Aims to Establish an Oral Health Champion in Each State
October 17, 2022
This is a major milestone in advancing an integrated approach to oral health equity and expanding access to person-
August 30, 2022
The Medicaid Adult Dental Coverage Checker Categorizes Benefits to Help Identify Potential Areas for Improvement
August 9, 2022
Rafia Will Lead Strategic Initiatives to Advance Access to Integrated Oral Health Care for Ethnically and Socially Diverse Communities
July 12, 2022
Nonprofit Urges Improvements in Dental Coverage to Reduce Health Disparities