Association‌ of‌ State‌ &‌ Territorial‌ Dental‌ Directors
3858‌ Cashill Blvd.,‌ Reno,‌ NV‌ ‌89509
Phone‌ 775-626-5008‌‌

Data Collection, Assessment and Surveillance

Assessing Oral Health Needs: ASTDD Seven-Step Model

Needs assessment is not an end in itself, but the initial step in the development of a comprehensive oral health program plan. This document has been created to make needs assessment simpler and more manageable. It serves as a step-by-step guide that can be adapted to specific community resources and objectives.