RD56 - Annual Report on "Smiles for Children" - Improving Dental Care Across Virginia -- December 2013

Executive Summary:
This document responds to Item 307 (K) of the 2013 Appropriation Act that requires the Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) to report annually to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees on its efforts to expand dental services (a copy of Item 307(K) is provided in Attachment A). This report examines the progress that DMAS and its multiple partners have made towards this goal over the last eight years.