DENTISTS: POLL SHOWS VOTERS SHARE CONCERNS ABOUT MID-LEVEL PRACTITIONERS
Opponents of a bill allowing mid-level dental practitioners to perform procedures like drilling and extractions without direct supervision from a dentist say a new poll shows voters are also concerned about the legislation.
The Massachusetts Dental Society commissioned a MassINC Polling Group survey and released the results on Monday. The poll of 754 registered voters found that 73 percent of respondents did not feel comfortable with the activity permitted under the legislation.
Already a subscriber? Login to continue reading...
Get the Rest of the Story!
State House News Service subscribers include media outlets, corporations, non-profits and law offices of every size. You may request a free 21-day trial of the News Service for your company by submitting the form below.
Note to political campaigns: We do not accept trial requests from campaigns from June 24 through Election Day. However, we would be happy to start a pre-paid subscription for your campaign (except for constitutional offices) at a deeply-discounted rate of $21/week, paid through the election. Simply email Virginia Cummings to set up this subscription; she'll send you further instructions.
If you are already a subscriber and need access to SHNS, please send an email to email@example.com or call 617-722-2439.