RD381 - Annual Report on "Smiles for Children" - Improving Dental Care Across Virginia -- December 2012

Executive Summary:
This document responds to Item 297(G) of the 2012 Appropriations Act that requires the Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) to report annually to the Chairman of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees on its efforts to expand dental services (a copy of Item 297(G) is provided in Attachment A). This report examines the progress that DMAS and its multiple partners have made towards this goal over the last seven years.