Children's Dental Services Under the Medicaid Program

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The report discusses the oral health of children eligible for Medicaid, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and its Subcommittee on Health and the Environment requested OTA to determine whether children eligible for Medicaid are provided at least a minimum level of dental care. This study compares the dental manuals of seven State Medicaid programs with a set of “basic’ dental services (which comprise shared components of various well-accepted dental guidelines) to see if States allow these particular services.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 1990
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: September 1990
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The report discusses the oral health of children eligible for Medicaid, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and its Subcommittee on Health and the Environment requested OTA to determine whether children eligible for Medicaid are provided at least a minimum level of dental care. This study compares the dental manuals of seven State Medicaid programs with a set of “basic’ dental services (which comprise shared components of various well-accepted dental guidelines) to see if States allow these particular services.

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128 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Series Title: Background paper
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9008
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 C 43/2
  • UNTCAT: b1610252 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39965
Resource Type: Report
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