This program recruits and supports private dentists in Colorado who do not currently accept Medicaid clients to begin serving this population. As well, the program trains dental providers to care for young children and pregnant women. Co-funded with Caring for Colorado Foundation, Colorado Health Foundation, Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation, Rose Community Foundation and Kaiser Permanente.
Supported a peer-to-peer match meeting that provided Colorado early childhood stakeholders with technical assistance from national experts regarding two effective data sharing tools and implementation strategies that are being successfully used in other states and local communities to measure early childhood physical health and well-being.
Partnered with the Colorado Health Foundation to support consulting services to the State of Colorado necessary to develop a strategic plan to improve state eligibility determination, verification and enrollment systems, as required under the Affordable Care Act.
Supported efforts by the Colorado Coalition for the Medically Underserved to increase health services for the underserved by increasing capacity, coordination and visibility of health alliances across Colorado.