Table 2

Common primary oral healthcare services in Cree communities

Service centre/programmeCommunity miyupimaatisiiun Centre Mâshkûpimâtsît AwashElementary school-based programmesDaycare and homecare programmes
Care providers
  • Dentist

  • Dental hygienist

  • Clinical nurse

  • Dental specialist on referral

  • Doctor

  • Clinical nurse

  • CHR

  • Nutritionist

  • Dental hygienist

  • School nurse

  • CHR

  • Dentist on referral

  • Nutritionist

  • Dental hygienist

  • Home care nurse

  • CHR

Target group(s)All agesPregnant women children (0–9 years)All students
  • Children (0–4 years)

  • Elderly (30 years +)

Activities and/or servicesOral health promotion
Preventive dentistry
Restorative dentistry
Oral health promotionOral health promotion
Preventive dentistry
Oral health promotion
Preventive dentistry
  • CHR, community health representative.