Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Office of Oral Health. 2011. Dental sealants. Boston, MA: Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Office of Oral Health,
Annotation: This resource provides information on dental sealant use, sealant programs, and related resources in Massachusetts. Contents include clinical recommendations; a description of the Massachusetts’ Department of Public Health’s school sealant program (MDPH-SEAL); fact sheets for health professionals, parents, and other caregivers in multiple languages; and radio public service announcements in English and Spanish. Additional documents and resources for use by public health dental hygienists are also available including a standing order template, a sample collaborative agreement, a consent form, and a supply list. Materials are available in English, Albanian, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese.
Contact: Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Office of Oral Health, 250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108, Telephone: (617) 624-6060 Fax: (617) 624-6062 Web Site: http://www.mass.gov/dph/oralhealth Available from the website.
Keywords: Asian language materials, Children, Dental sealants, Forms, Massachusetts, Media campaigns, Non English language materials, Oral health, Preventive health services, School age children, School health programs, Spanish language materials