This app helps you provide better oral health care to older adults with tips from experts. Use this app to learn how to provide daily oral health care to older adults, learn about dental problems you are seeing and what to do, and receive tips on how to work with difficult care situations such as resistance from the care receiver. This app can be used by professional care providers or family caregivers before or during providing oral health care, or can be used to train staff and family on how to provide good oral health care. If you have ever wondered whether you are providing proper oral health care to older individuals or felt that you were not sure what to do, this app provides answers to many of your questions with tips from experts like geriatric dentists and hygienists. You will learn why oral health is important, how to provide daily oral care and overcome barriers and challenging behaviors, and what to do if you notice a problem. Just tell us if you are a professional care provider or a family caregiver and your zip code to start using this app.
- Tim Beachy
- 56.1 MB
- Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
- © 2018 Iowa Geriatric Education Center
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.