The National Oral Health Connection Team (NOHCT)
This group of 21 members (seven from each “blade” level) guides and weaves the Network by Interacting, listening, and communicating the interests of the Network in on-going projects, policies, and positions intended to change systems so that everyone has an equitable chance to thrive.
Regional Oral Health Connection Teams (ROHCT)
These teams “hold the center” of their region —meaning they ensure shared best practices, implement team learning agendas, and communicate state accomplishments and challenges.
Network Response Teams (NRTs)
These teams function as action and/or learning communities around topics of interest to OPEN and the oral health community. 2020 NRTs include:
Capacity Building Institute (CBI)
The Capacity Building Institute is a group of OPEN members from all levels of the blade who have training in facilitative leadership and use that expertise and knowledge to strengthen Network members’ skills in process design, facilitation of Network activities, and collaborative planning.