The CARE Tool was developed by the Center for Dental Hygiene Excellence, chaired by Michelle Hurlbutt, RDH, MSDH. Michelle is a full-time associate professor in the department of dental hygiene at Loma Linda University. Her board members were: Doug A. Young, DDS, EdD, MS, MBA – Caries Prevention, Detection and Management Gregory E. Oxford, DDS, MS, PhD – Board Certified Periodontist, Implant and Dental Surgeon Ken Tilashalski, DMD – Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Oral health care professionals can visit the Philips CARE website for further information. By clicking: Get Started,” you can begin a risk assessment." The “Watch Demo” button allows you to watch a short, two-minute video. There is also a button for a CE Webinar. Re-evaluation tools will be available at a later date in order to reassess your patient's risk. The CARE Tool can be used for children age 6 and older for dental caries, and for adults for caries, periodontal diseases, and oral pathology. The CARE Tool includes CDT billing codes.