Our vision at EOH is to protect a vulnerable aging population by bringing essential oral healthcare to the long term care facilities. We think outside the box by putting years of research into simple and practical care at your facility.
Our flagship service to ensure the highest level of oral healthcare.Monthly dental/periodontal cleanings performed by a registered dental hygienist under the supervision of a licensed dentist.
A thorough clinical exam that will assess the residents oral health. (Includes: periodontal assessment, dental decay evaluation, oral cancer screening.)
Initial set of full dental x-rays.
We will provide nursing staff, resident & family with a prioritized list of dental needs.
Individualized oral care program for each resident to use in their daily routine.
Complimentary review of any proposed dental recommendations that the residents might already have.
Assessment of dental needs and referral to local dentists and specialists. We will communicate appropriately with existing nursing staff, physicians and hospital.
In-service training for the facility team. We will provide education on current oral health issues and help establish any necessary protocols.
Licensed Dentist will evaluate/determine the urgency and proper course of action. (*additional costs may apply)
October 7th, 2015
Sen. John Proos, R-St.Joseph, discusses Senate Bill 338 which would ensure nursing home patients have private, clean exam rooms for medical care.