New York State Oral Health Technical Assistance Center provides technical
assistance to communities, institutions, and professionals for the development
and improvement of oral health service delivery.
Our philosophy is that increased access and utilization of dental care will
reduce the disparities in oral health.
New York State Dental Health Certificate-AMENDED JUNE 2013 now to
include Dental Hygienists
The passage of the revised dental health certificate law (Article 19,
Section 903 (2) (a), NYS Education Law) in 2013 now allows Registered Dental
Hygienists to complete the certificate which recommends that school
districts request a dental health certificate from children in grades
K,2,4,7,and 10. amendedDentalHealthCert829082.doc