Oral Health America (OHA) believes all Americans should have an equal opportunity to achieve good oral and overall health throughout their lives and supports legislation that helps reach this goal. Last week’s House vote of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), however, is disappointing because should it survive in the Senate, an estimated 24 million … Read more
Illinois legislators are taking an important step forward to raise the minimum legal age of tobacco sales from 18 to 21. OHA supports Tobacco 21 legislation across our nation in order to keep our teens and young adults healthy and tobacco free.
With the support of OHA’s legislative priorities, we encourage all Americans to educate policymakers on the benefit of the Affordable Care Act . Together we can work to make sure more Americans receive quality oral healthcare!
OHA has been awarded a grant from the DentaQuest Foundation, which provides support to expand the Wisdom Tooth Project® and increase efforts in advocating for Publicly Funded Dental Coverage for older Americans.
With the nomination hearing of U.S. Representative Tom Price for the U.S. Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), OHA sent key questions to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.
OHA submitted a letter to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to learn the views of Secretary-designate Dr. Price on the organization’s public policy priorities for oral health.