A goal of Dental Outreach is to educate Medi-Cal beneficiaries of the benefits available, how to locate a provider and the importance of oral health.
- Outreach works directly with beneficiaries by participating in County Health Fairs;
- Outreach works indirectly with beneficiaries by working with State, Federal and educational agencies that work directly with the beneficiaries;
- Outreach provides professional education in prevention and how to eradicate tooth decay. The importance of compliance with the latest information on prevention is stressed.