LD 917 (subjects: LICENSING , DENTAL PERSONNEL )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=917&PID=1456&snum=127
- Rep. Patricia Hymanson of York: (D – District 4) — e-mail
Rep. Heather Sirocki of Scarborough: (R – District 28) — e-mail
Rep. Richard Farnsworth of Portland: (D – District 37) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Chuck Kruger of Thomaston: (D – District 92) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Christine Burstein of Lincolnville: (D – District 96) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Michelle Dunphy of Old Town: (D – District 122) — e-mail
Rep. Victoria Kornfield of Bangor: (D – District 125) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Stanley Gerzofsky of Cumberland: (D – District 24) — e-mail | Facebook
|3/12/2015||House||Committee on Health and Human Services suggested and ordered printed.
The Resolve was REFERRED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|3/12/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Brakey of Androscoggin, REFERRED to the Committee on Health and Human Services, in concurrence.|
|5/20/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
Resolve, To Improve Access to Dental Care through a Pediatric Medical Benefit
1. Pediatric medical benefit. Resolved: That the Department of Health and Human Services shall amend Chapter 101: MaineCare Benefits Manual to ensure equity between payment for preventive dental services provided for pediatric members, including fluoride varnish applications and oral evaluations, by medical providers at federally qualified health centers, which must be set at a rate greater than the ambulatory encounter rate used for medical providers, and payment for such preventive dental services provided in settings other than federally qualified health centers.
This resolve directs the Department of Health and Human Services to amend its rules in order to provide for equity between payment for preventive pediatric dental services, including fluoride varnish applications and oral evaluations, provided by medical providers at federally qualified health centers, which must be set at a rate greater than the ambulatory encounter rate used for medical providers, and payment for such services by medical providers in other settings.
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