Advocacy News

Minnesota Dental Association and Minnesota Oral Health Coalition debut the “Oral Health Showcase” at Minnesota Capitol on March 12

March 9, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Dental Association (MDA) and the Minnesota Oral Health Coalition (MOHC) will host the Oral Health Showcase, an inaugural exhibit of oral health programs and organizations at the Minnesota State Capitol on March 12, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The Showcase will take place in the L’Etoile du Nord Vault, […] Read More »

The Help Minnesota Smile Coalition Advocates for Reinstatement of Dental Benefits

February 26, 2020

A dental coalition is working to restore basic oral health benefits to help improve oral health among adults with low incomes. MINNEAPOLIS, MN – The Help Minnesota Smile Coalition — a partnership between the Minnesota Dental Association (MDA) and Dental Access Partners (Apple Tree Dental, Community Dental Care, and Hennepin Healthcare) — is advocating for […] Read More »

Now Is the Time to Fix a Broken Public System for Dental Care

April 2, 2013

The Minnesota Dental Association is shocked and dismayed at the proposed $150 million cuts to the already strained Health and Human Services budget. What is most disturbing is that these cuts will affect our state’s most vulnerable citizens, those facing severe physical, mental and financial difficulties. Read More »