The Senate Health and Human Services Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing on the need for dental hygiene and hygiene edge on Thursday.
A hearing will be held on the subject of “the current epidemic of dental hygiene failures in the United States.”
Chairwoman Patty Murray Patricia (Patty) Lynn MurrayOvernight Health Care: Senate panel approves opioids rule | Latest bill to repeal ACA to go to Senate | Full text of ObamaCare repeal bill House GOP holds fast as Trump’s trade war goes down in flames MORE (D-Wash.) is expected to ask the CDC director, Dr. Andrew Kolodny, to provide recommendations for addressing the problem of dental health.
The panel also is scheduled the hearing on cyber hygiene and the future of cybersecurity.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is also expected to testify on the future security of the nation’s health system.