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  • Kentucky’s Oral Health and Well-Being

    How do adults in Kentucky view their oral health?  This fact sheet summarizes select data on self-reported oral health status, attitudes and dental care utilization among Kentucky adults as of 2015, by income level, based on an innovative household survey, including:
     
    • How oral health affects day-to-day function and well-being
    • How the appearance of mouth and teeth impacts one’s ability to interview for a job
    • Attitudes toward oral health and dental care
    • Reasons for not visiting the dentist more frequently

    Kentucky’s Oral Health and Well-Being

    Can't see the infographic? Download it here: http://www.ada.org/~/media/ADA/Science%20and%20Research/HPI/OralHealthWell-Being-StateFacts/Kentucky-Oral-Health-Well-Being.pdf.

    Download a PDF of the infographic.

    "Kentucky’s Oral Health and Well-Being," an infographic from the ADA Health Policy Institute.

    ADA Health Policy Institute www.ada.org/hpi

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  • KPCA offers the following services:

    • Independent Practice Association (IPA) that contracts with Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) and some commercial payors
    • Conferences, Training and Technical Assistance, including: Board Governance, Strategic Planning, Leadership, Finance, Billing & Coding, Patient Centered Medical Home, Quality Improvement, Integrated Care, Data & Reporting, Outreach & Enrollment, the 340B Program, and more
    • Group Purchasing contracts for office supplies, medical supplies, reference lab services, and a language interpretive services agreement
    • Outreach & Enrollment resources, training, and best practices for helping patients enroll and maintain health insurance coverage
    • Member Rates to our Spring/Annual conference and year-round trainings
    • Networking and Peer-Learning
    • Weekly Updates to keep you informed
    • Community Development to support the expansion of primary care services into underserved areas of Kentucky
    • Advocacy at the Local, State, and Federal levels

     

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  • KPCA’s Quality Improvement Program supports practice transformation and the transition to value-driven care with the purpose of developing the IPA practices into a high performing preferred provider network

  • The Kentucky Primary Care Association operates a messenger-style Independent Practice Association (IPA), which contracts with Medicaid Managed Care Organizations, Medicare and commercial payors on behalf of KPCA members.

  • KPCA Events, On-Demand Training, Conferences, Training Request, Speaking Opportunities

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  • Without health insurance many are unable to access the health care they need. Kynect, Kentucky’s State Based Health Insurance marketplace, allows individuals and families to enroll in health insurance coverage.