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Oral Health is Overall Health

Ensuring all Virginians have equitable access to comprehensive health care that includes oral health. 

Intregration Resource Center

To promote care integration in Virginia, Catalyst has launched the Integration Resource Center. Find resources to integrate care and improve patient outcomes with the Oral Health Integration Toolkit.

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Advocate for an Adult Dental Benefit

During the 2020 legislative session, Virginia Health Catalyst is advocating for an adult dental benefit in Medicaid. Learn more about the legislative session and how you can get involved.

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Become a Speaker at the 2020 Oral Health Summit

Applications are being accepted to be a presenter at the 2020 Oral Health Summit. Share your innovative work to improve health in your community, apply by March 20th.

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Oral health is health. Virginia Health Catalyst staff and partners across the commonwealth recognize that oral health is an essential part of overall health care. Our mission is to ensure all Virginians have equitable access to comprehensive health care that includes oral health.

 

We strive to improve overall health by integrating oral health services, education, and referrals into all aspects of health care -- enabling Virginians of all ages and abilities to achieve optimal oral and overall health. We accomplish this through advocacy, provider education and community-based change.

Join Virginia Health Catalyst

From joining a committee to advocating for oral health or making a financial gift there are a number of ways to get involved with Virginia Health Catalyst!

Who We Work With

Medical & Dental Providers

Virginia Health Catalyst helps providers integrate care in a number of ways. Through our learning collaboratives, we provide technical assistance to Virginia clinics. And to help medical providers integrate oral health into their practices, we provide trainings and resources on topics like fluoride varnish application. 

Advocates

At the heart of our work is advocacy at the federal, state, and local level. Virginia Health Catalyst works with health advocates to promote policies that benefit the health of all Virginians and facilitates the community water fluoridation rapid response team to help community-based advocates across Virginia. 

Community Partners

Each community in Virginia is unique and faces different challenges and opportunities. Working through our Regional Oral Health Alliances and events around the state, Virginia Health Catalyst helps strengthen community leaders to address the challenges facing their communities in accessing oral health services.

On the Blog

Upcoming Meetings

Wed 26

Water Equity Taskforce

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 28

Special Needs Dentistry – You Can Do It! Chesapeake Waitlist

February 28 @ 8:00 am - February 29 @ 1:00 pm
Mar 12

NOVA Adult Oral Health Workgroup

March 12 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Mar 13

Special Needs Dentistry – You Can Do It! (Abingdon)

March 13 @ 8:00 am - March 14 @ 1:00 pm
May 01

Special Needs Dentistry – You Can Do It! (Farmville)

May 1 @ 8:00 am - May 2 @ 1:00 pm

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4200 Innslake Drive, Suite 202
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Contact Us
Telephone: 804.269.8720
Email: info@vahealthcatalyst.org