Access to oral health care for low-income adults is a persistent challenge in the United States. Poor oral health can elevate risks for chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease, and can lead to lost workdays, reduced employability, and the preventable use of costly.
Get answers about dental insurance in the Health Insurance Marketplace at HealthCare.gov. Dental coverage isn't an essential health benefit for adults.
The effect of Medicaid adult dental coverage on the use of dental services and oral health. Decker SL(1), Lipton BJ(2). Author information.
Like most other states, Virginia does not have a comprehensive Medicaid dental benefit, including preventive care, for adults. The state will only.