Northeast Indiana Public Radio: Dental Care Lacking for Hoosier Kids on Medicaid
A new study shows that in the most recent year for which data is available, 67 percent of Medicaid-enrolled Indiana children did not receive a dental visit – the third-highest percentage in the nation.
“If you’re a parent who has a child enrolled in Medicaid and that kid has a Medicaid card, all it is is a hunting license because they may never be able to find somebody who will accept that child,” Gehshan said.
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- Children's Dental Policy