Teamwork helping Pregnant Women with Oral Healthcare
In Many instances pregnant women do not seek dental care, sometimes because of lack of access to affordable care. Thanks to a grant from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Detroit Mercy Dental is helping underserved populations overcome certain barriers. They are partnering with six medical sites around the state to provide prenatal and perinatal oral health care to pregnant women. Great Lakes Bay Health Centers has one of the sites. Here is the story.