Keeping children healthy is a big job! Dental is an important part of your child’s health and can often be expensive.

The SaludSchools Dental Program makes it easy for your child to receive the care they need in the comfort of their school, and without the hassle of taking time off work, dealing with transportation or making an appointment.

Why Sign Up

Dental pain is the #1 reason children miss school! Salud’s dental services support your child’s overall health and can improve their academic success.

 

The SaludSchools Dental Program provides dental sealants and fluoride varnish application, both prevent tooth decay.

Click HERE to learn about sealants and HERE to learn about fluoride varnish.    

Services Offered

The SaludSchools Dental Program provides 4 levels of services. Your child’s school will provide one of levels of service described below (consent is obtained for each service):

   

Level 1: dental education, dental screening, fluoride varnish application

Level 2: dental education, dental screening, fluoride varnish application, sealant application

Level 3: dental education, dental screening, fluoride varnish application, sealant application, cleanings

Level 4: “The Virtual Dental Home Model” which includes all services listed above PLUS x-rays, oral photos, silver diamine fluoride application, virtual exam and treatment plan with dentist, placement of interim therapeutic restorations (ITR). This is only available in Fort Morgan schools. ­­­­­

Cost

Every child can receive dental services regardless of dental insurance or ability to pay. Salud will bill Medicaid, CHP+ or Delta Dental if the child has that coverage. Families will NOT be charged for any service; this includes waiving copays, deductibles and co-insurances.

Triple Win!

Children miss less school time and receive quality dental care in the comfort of their school.

Parents know their child is receiving quality dental care at school without having to take time off work.

Schools have healthier children! The SaludSchools Dental Program reduces mouth-related pain and means more time in the classroom!