The purpose of this document is to help states improve inter-agency collaboration by sharing examples of successful collaboration.
MSDA was formed by the Medicaid and Childrens Health Insurance Program (CHIP) dental program representatives to serve as a more effective voice for the delivery of oral health care to the Medicaid population. The Annual MSDA National Profile of State Medicaid and CHIP Oral Health Programs
is available to MSDA members and by subscription to the public.
Engaging Stakeholders to Increase Dental Coverage and Access for Medicaid-Enrolled Adults: Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) technical assistance brief, created with support from the DentaQuest Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. (October 2015)
This federal agency administers the Medicare, Medicaid and CHIP programs. There are links to dental coverage information for all three programs, easiest to access by searching on the word "dental". The following guide is available to download:
Includes policy and program considerations as well as issues related to contemporary dental practice.
2005. CDHP policy brief, highlighting the need and rationale for children's dental services to remain in the Medicaid program.
Under contract with the State of Colorado, CDHP developed this document for states that are considering Medicaid reform under the federal waiver process (Health Insurance Flexibility and Accountability Program).
How proposed Congressional changes to EPSDT will impact "special" populations. CDHP Special Medicaid Report.
This technical issue brief provides a historical overview and analysis of this issue.
This is a series of regular updates, beginning in July 2005, providing detailed reports on actions taken by Federal and State Governments as they may affect access to dental care for low-income children.
This valuable document is available online at the above link.
This technical issue brief provides an overview of the origins, construction and revisions of this form, the most common source of data on children's utilization of dental services in Medicaid.