RSDM News

CODE Staff’s Trauma-Informed Care Supports HIV/AIDS Patients

Carrie Stetler | November 4, 2021

You don’t need to know a patient’s history to practice trauma-informed care, according to Dr. Jill York, Director of Extra Mural Clinics, who runs RSDM’s Community-Oriented Dental Education (CODE) program. The large and small acts of concern and sensitivity staff and providers have integrated into the South Jersey clinics can make everyone feel comfortable and welcome.

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RSDM Program Offers Dental Care to Holocaust Survivors

Carrie Stetler | August 5, 2021

After the Nazis invaded France when she was a little girl, Helen Bright survived the Holocaust by staying with a series of rural families who were paid to harbor Jewish children. Bright is one of nearly a dozen Holocaust survivors receiving free oral healthcare as part of a partnership with the Jewish Federation of Metrowest, NJ. 

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