State Policy Levers for Addressing Preventive Dental Care Disparities for Rural Children: Medicaid Reimbursement to Non-Dental Clinicians for Fluoride Varnish and Dental Hygiene Supervision in Primary Care Safety Net Settings (Full Report)
Addresses preventive dental care disparities for rural
children by studying access to fluoride varnish
applications and the extent that dental hygienists can
provide select preventive dental services in primary care
safety net settings.
South Carolina Rural Health Research Center
Amy Martin, Jessica Bellinger, Jeff Hatala, Jordan Mitchell, Janice Probst