Appendix A

Acronyms

AADR

American Association for Dental Research

AAP

American Academy of Pediatrics

AAPD

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

AAPHD

American Association of Public Health Dentistry

ACA

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

ADA

American Dental Association

ADHA

American Dental Hygienists’ Association

AGD

Academy of General Dentistry

AHRQ

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

AI/AN

American Indians and Alaska Natives

ASH

Assistant Secretary for Health

ASTDD

Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors

   
BHP

Bureau of Health Professions

BLS

Bureau of Labor Statistics

BOP

Federal Bureau of Prisons

BPHC

Bureau of Primary Health Care

   
CDA

certified dental assistant

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDHC

community dental health coordinator

CDT

certified dental technician

CHIP

Children’s Health Insurance Program

CHIPRA

Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act



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Appendix A Acronyms AADR American Association for Dental Research AAP American Academy of Pediatrics AAPD American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry AAPHD American Association of Public Health Dentistry ACA Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ADA American Dental Association ADHA American Dental Hygienists’ Association AGD Academy of General Dentistry AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AI/AN American Indians and Alaska Natives ASH Assistant Secretary for Health ASTDD Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors BHP Bureau of Health Professions BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics BOP Federal Bureau of Prisons BPHC Bureau of Primary Health Care CDA certified dental assistant CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDHC community dental health coordinator CDT certified dental technician CHIP Children’s Health Insurance Program CHIPRA Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act 227

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228 ADVANCING ORAL HEALTH IN AMERICA CLAS National Standards on Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services CMS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services CODA Commission on Dental Accreditation COSTEP Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Programs CRNA certified registered nurse anesthetist DDS Doctor of Dental Surgery DePAC Dental Professional Advisory Committee DHEW Department of Health, Education, and Welfare DMD Doctor of Dental Medicine DOD U.S. Department of Defense DOE U.S. Department of Education DOJ U.S. Department of Justice DQA Dental Quality Alliance ECC early childhood caries EFDAs expanded function dental assistants EPA Environmental Protection Agency EPSDT Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment FDA U.S. Food and Drug Administration FPL federal poverty level FQHCs Federally Qualified Health Centers FTC Federal Trade Commission GAO U.S. Government Accountability Office GME Graduate Medical Education HCFA Health Care Financing Administration HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services HRSA Health Resources and Services Administration ICD International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems ICE U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement IHS Indian Health Service IMB Into the Mouths of Babes IOM Institute of Medicine MCHB Maternal and Child Health Bureau MEPS Medical Expenditure Panel Survey

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229 APPENDIX A MHS Military Health System MOU memorandum of understanding NCHS National Center for Health Statistics NCP National Caries Program NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey NHSC National Health Service Corps NIDCR National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research NIDR National Institute for Dental Research NIH National Institutes of Health NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology NOHI new Oral Health Initiative NOHSS National Oral Health Surveillance System NP nurse practitioner NQF National Quality Forum NRC National Research Council OHCC Oral Health Coordinating Committee OHI 2010 Oral Health Initiative 2010 OHPC National Oral Health Policy Center OHRC National Maternal and Child Health Resource Center OIG Office of the Inspector General PA physician assistant RDHAP registered dental hygienist in alternative practice SNODENT Systematized Nomenclature of Dentistry TEAM training in expanded auxiliary management URM underrepresented minority USCG U.S. Coast Guard USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture USPHS U.S. Public Health Service USPSTF U.S. Preventive Services Task Force VA U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs WHO World Health Organization WIC Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children

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