A 3-Hour Training with Keith Howard, MEd, Gale Brown, Esq., MSW, Sarah Finne, DMD, MPH, Jay Mailet, DMD, MPH, Joseph V. Errante, DDS, & Dennis Hannon, DDS
June 9, 2023
This training is HYBRID.
Please choose in-person or virtual upon registration. The In-Person option will take place at North Country Health Consortium, 262 Cottage Street, Suite 230, Littleton, NH
PRESENTATION: Good oral health is key to overall wellness and recovery for those with substance use disorders. During this panel discussion attendees will increase their awareness about the many oral health related concerns those with substance use face as part of their recovery. The panel will provide effective management strategies and treatment options using an interprofessional patient centered approach.
Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:
- Recognize how oral health issues affect individuals in recovery.
- Identify the new guidelines for the NH Medicaid program that increase the adult population in recovery eligible for dental care.
- Identify strategies to improve oral health for those in recovery.
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS:
Keith Howard, MEd is the Executive Director for Manchester’s Hope for New Hampshire Recovery. He is a member of the Governor’s Commission on Alcohol and Other Drugs and chairperson of the New Hampshire Recovery Monument Commission.
Gale Brown, Esq., MSW is the Director of the NH Oral Health Coalition. She has been in this role since 2010 providing advocacy and policy development for a coalition dedicated to advancing oral health policy and services.
Sarah Finne, DMD, MPH is the Medicaid Dental Director at New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services based in Concord, New Hampshire. She has been in this role for 8 years.
Jay Mailet, DMD, MPH is the Associate Dental Director at DentaQuest Northeast region covering the states of MA, NH, and NY providing expertise in clinical dentistry for state Medicaid programs including MassHealth and the New York State Medicaid Program.
Joseph V. Errante, DDS is the Vice President for Network and Clinical Strategies at Northeast Delta Dental. Dr. Errante has experience spanning an almost 40‐year career in dental benefits, dental practice management, and multi‐specialty medical practice management.
Dennis Hannon, DDS is a retired Oral Health Surgeon, past Vice President, the NH Board of Dental Examiners and past Board of Directors Delta Dental Plan of NH. During his many years as an oral surgeon, he treated many patients in recovery with dental concerns.
REGISTRATION FEE: *NHADACA Members $30; *Non-Members $40; *NBCC add $5. For registration information contact: 603-225-7060 or firstname.lastname@example.org
3 Contact Hours Available
CRSW Performance Domains: 4
LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence: 13, 15-17
CPS Domains: 6
NBCC: LICSW/L-MFT/LCMHC (Category 1) & Psychologist Category A
NH Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No 6754. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHADACA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
Nursing: North Country Health Consortium/NNH AHEC is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division Education Unit, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This activity was approved for 3.0 Nursing Contact Hour(s). Activity #553
Physician: The North Country Health Consortium/NNH AHEC is accredited by the NH Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The North Country Health Consortium/NNH AHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Social Work: 3.0 Category A Continuing Education hours for licensure have been applied for through NASW NH.
Certified Prevention Specialist: This program has been approved by the New Hampshire Prevention Certification Board for 3.0 Continuing Education Unit (CEUs) in the CPS Domain 2, 6
Dental: 3.0 CEU’s have been applied from the NH Dental Society an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
PLEASE NOTE: Only one registrant per form. For multiple registrants you must register each one individually. Registration is not complete or guaranteed until payment is received. Payment by means other than credit card may slow down completion of registration. Checks and cash are still accepted, however, your registration will be placed on a pending list until payment is received. We strongly encourage payment by credit card for training of high demand topics. Thank you.
This training is financed under a contract with the State of NH, Department of Health and Human Services, with funds provided in part by the State of NH and/or such funding sources as were available or required, e.g., the United States Department of Health and Human Services.