Chairman of the ADAs Council on Government Affairs

ADA promotes Indian health assistance funding options before Congress The American Teeth Association looks forward to dealing with Congress in continuing to lessen teeth’s health disease in Indian country, said Dr . Jerry Long, chairman of the ADA’s Council on Government Affairs. Dr. Long testified yesterday prior to the Home Appropriations Committee’s subcommittee on the interior, which has funding jurisdiction over the Indian Health Solutions . Long said. Long said it was important that Congress help IHS fill up the 130 vacancies presently plaguing the agency’s oral program. This could be achieved by using education loan repayment incentives to recruit and retain dentists in this program, he said.

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