Oral Health Group
News

Should Dental Care be a Part of the National Health Care System?

September 3, 2020
by City News


A national dental care plan has been on the table for years–even as early as 1952.

However, its feasibility and costs have e been an issue. Whether or not denticare is doable for Canada is the focus of a recent report from the University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy.

“For now, we finally have an idea of how much it would cost. Until now, it’s just been a high-minded concept. It came up in the last federal election but we really haven’t had any sound guidance into how much this would actually cost,” said researcher Thomas Lange.

To view the full story, please click here.


Sign up for Oral Health Group’s weekly e-newsletter to have news delivered straight to your inbox!