Integrating Oral Health Care Services Within Medicare

Mark Moss, DDS, PhD, has authored “Integrating Oral Health Care Services Within Medicare” in the North Carolina Medical Journal (NCMJ), November/December 2017.
The article’s abstract is as follows: The idea of a Medicare oral health benefit is attracting attention. Models for care that focus on screening, prevention, and early intervention have been developed. East Carolina University’s Community Service Learning Centers are well-positioned to work with community partners to extend care to older adults in rural areas.

For a full text of the article, visit http://www.ncmedicaljournal.com/content/current.

Mark Moss, DDS, PhD

Mark Moss, DDS, PhD

About Dr. Moss
Mark Moss brings a rich mix of experience to his role on the foundational sciences faculty at ECU School of Dental Medicine. He has served as the State Dental Director in the Wisconsin Division of Public Health. Prior to that position, he worked for twelve years in a rural community clinic in upstate New York and was a faculty member in the New York Dental Public Health Residency Program and at the University of Rochester and Eastman Dental Center. Dr. Moss has also held adjunct faculty appointments at New York University College of Dentistry and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Moss’ career path aligns well with the School of Dental Medicine’s vision of improving the health and quality of life of all North Carolinians by creating leaders with a passion to care for the underserved and by leading the nation in community-based, service learning oral health education. For more information about Dr. Moss, visit https://www.ecu.edu/cs-dhs/dental/employee.cfm?id=2169.