Improving Patient Care for People with Intellectual Disorders and Disabilities
Course Title: Improving Patient Care for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Course Description: Health inequities persist for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs). People with IDDs experience poorer oral health and challenges accessing care. This course will evaluate barriers to care, identify complex factors contributing to oral health, and equip the dental provider with strategies to improve patient care for people with IDDs.
1. Evaluate barriers to oral care for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)
2. Identify complex factors related to oral health of people with IDDs
3. Discuss strategies to improve patient care of people with IDDs