Mississippi Population Oral Health Collaborative (MPOHC)

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Dental Care Education

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, children who have poor oral health often miss more school and receive lower grades than children who don’t.

As a school nurse, you’re often the first person to notice dental issues, but do you know how to identify dental problems and how to handle dental emergencies? Here are three short videos from the UMMC School of Dentistry that can help. 

To learn more about Mississippi School-based Telehealth and how it can help your students, contact the Mississippi School-based Telehealth Program.

Dental Health Basics

Common Dental Problems

Dental Emergencies