Delta Dental donates $10,000 to Outer Cape Health Services

Donation in honor of retiring executive
Dr. Rob Compton of Delta Denta presents check to Patricia Nadle, CEO of Outer Cape Health Services. OCHS photo.

Rob Compton, DDS, retiring Vice President of Delta Dental and Provincetown resident, recently presented a $10,000 check to Patricia Nadle, CEO of Outer Cape Health Services. 

Delta Dental, the country’s largest dental benefits and oral health company, issued the donation to Outer Cape Health Services (selected by Dr. Compton) in honor of his 20 years of service. 

OCHS operates community health centers in Harwich, Wellfleet and Provincetown offering primary care, specialty and urgent care, behavioral health and dental services, in addition to two pharmacies in Provincetown and Wellfleet.  OCHS serves some 16,500 residents and visitors to the Lower and Outer Cape annually with more than 70,000 total patient visits.

As a mission-driven organization, OCHS provides access to quality, compassionate community-based healthcare to patients and visitors of the Outer and Lower Cape, regardless of their ability to pay. OCHS is a licensed Medical Clinic of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) designated by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Recently, OCHS was recognized separately by both HRSA and The Joint Commission for being an outstanding community healthcare organization. The Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting performance standards. Learn more at welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on