Funding Teledentistry Solutions via the FCC COVID-19 Telehealth Program
Public health and nonprofit programs can apply to the FCC Telehealth Program to cover teledentistry software licensing, mobile dentistry carts, and associated intraoral cameras from MouthWatch.
Wednesday 3:00PM EDT
For MouthWatch solutions
and/or Application Consulting
What is the FCC Program?
From the FCC Telehealth Program description:
“The COVID-19 Telehealth Program will provide$200 million in funding, appropriated by Congress as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, to help health care providers provide connected care services to patients at their homes or mobile locations in response to the novel Coronavirus 2019 disease (COVID-19) pandemic. The Program will provide immediate support to eligible health care providers responding to the COVID-19 pandemic by fully funding their telecommunications services.”
Who Should Apply?
Any eligible nonprofit or public health program looking to improve the oral health and dental care of the population they serve. That could include:
- Federally Qualified Health Clinics (FQHCs)
- School-based health clinics (SBHCs)
- Community Health Centers (CHCs)
- Senior care facilities
- Oral health programs
- Post-secondary educational institutions offering health care instruction, teaching hospitals, and medical schools
- Local health departments or agencies
- Community mental health centers
- Not-for-profit hospitals
- Rural health clinics
- Skilled nursing facilities
- Consortia of health care providers
What MouthWatch Solutions are Eligible?
MouthWatch TeleDent, MouthWatch MobileOp and MouthWatch Intraoral Cameras would be eligible for reimbursement through the FCC Telehealth Program.
This is a great opportunity for public health and nonprofit healthcare programs to enrich and extend the dental care they provide with reimbursement from the FCC Telehealth Program for teledentistry and associated solutions such as intraoral cameras and telehealth connected mobile dental carts.
Using the quote form below, you can request information and cost quote for application consulting and support services. Services include specific guidance for a successful application, as well as a focused analysis of your current operations and how teledentistry can be effectively added.
Wednesday 3:00PM EDT and on-demand.
How and Why to Apply to the FCC Telehealth Program to Implement Teledentistry: Register for Free Webinar
MouthWatch CEO Brant Herman and Dr. Nathan Suter discuss how to apply to the FCC Telehealth Program and how MouthWatch solutions funded through the program can help public health and other eligible organizations deliver improved oral health care and dental care during Covid—and beyond.
Live with Q&A, Wednesday 3:00PM Eastern and after on-demand