Other Legislative Item

Senate Bill 87

Improve Dental Coverage

Summary

SB 87 would require the Department for Medicaid Services to adopt a minimum fee schedule for covered dental services and require that managed care organizations reimburse eligible dental service providers in an amount at least equal to the fee-for-service rate for the same covered service

Status

SB 87 is sponsored by Senator Ralph Alvarado. It has passed Senate Health & Welfare Committee.

Passed Senate Committee