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DentaQuest urges oral healthcare visits before PHE expires
DentaQuest is urging Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program enrollees to seek oral healthcare services before the federal COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) designation expires on May 11, 2023.
April 25, 2023
WHO European region launches status report on oral health
The World Health Organization (WHO) European region recently released a status report on oral health, emphasizing that national health coverage packages must expand access to oral healthcare services.
April 21, 2023
14M could lose dental coverage when COVID PHE expires
Nearly 14 million individuals could lose Medicaid dental health coverage when the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) expires on May 11.
April 19, 2023
NCD calls for federal oral healthcare coverage
The U.S. National Council on Disability (NCD) released a report on the unmet oral healthcare needs of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).
April 7, 2023
Expanded dental workforce could improve pediatric oral health
An expanded dental workforce could improve the oral health of U.S. children, according to a study published on March 20 in JAMA Health Forum.
April 3, 2023
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