Dental Health Home Visits (在宅高齢者訪問歯科健診)

Countries: 
Japan
Implemented by: 
Musashino City Municipal Government
Type of Implementer(s): 
Local government
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
II-1 (Health promotion and well-being throughout life)
II-2 (Universal and equal access to health-care services)
Description: 

Home visits are provided by professional dentists to older persons with dementia or who are bedridden. (The visit and consultation is free, but if the older person needs a dental treatment, it will incur a fee.)