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Georgia Medicaid: 3 Common Misconceptions of Dental Coverage

May 26, 2015

Dental insurance can be a bit confusing. With the vast amount of information that is fundamental to understanding dental insurance, it is no surprise that many individuals struggle to navigate their coverage. Today we begin a 2-part series dedicated to clarifying some common misconceptions of dental coverage by means of Georgia Medicaid and Medicare. The hope today is that this information will serve as a resource for our readers who receive Medicaid.

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GA Medicaid Dental - What and Who it Covers

May 16, 2014

This blog post is the 2nd post in the series "Treatment Options for Impacted Wisdom Teeth for GA Medicaid Members." While the content provided will be informative to anyone who reads it, the focus will be specifically for the benefit of GA Medicaid members. I encourage you to catch up on the first post in this series titled "Impacted Wisdom Teeth: What are they and Should they be Extracted."

History

Medicaid is a government health insurance program designed to provide healthcare services to low-income Americans. The money used to fund the program comes from both federal and state governments. Guidelines for coverage are set by the federal government but the program is managed at the state level. In Georgia, the program is managed by the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH).

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GA Medicaid for Extractions

February 11, 2014

The Community Health Center is pleased to announce that we are now accepting GA Medicaid for adult patients who have tooth pain and are interested in extractions. We have had numerous requests from patients and community partners to add Medicaid to our list of growing options for patients seeking dental services. 

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The mission of the CHC Blog is to provide educational content on topics of health care and community benefit which is informative, valuable, and inspiring to our members, patients, and the community at large. 

Shelby Morgan - Editor / Author

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