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Deadline: Oct 05, 2012

The deadline for public comment has expired. Contact the agency or primary contact person listed below for assistance.

Rule Details

Rule Number: 12P046
Title: Dental Services for Pregnant and Postpartum Women.
Type: Standard
Status: Adopted
Agency: Agency of Human Services
Legal Authority: 33 V.S.A. § 1901
Summary: This rule, pursuant to Act 162 of the 2011 – 2012 Legislative session, eliminates the adult dental benefit maximum as applied to pregnant women receiving benefits under the Dr. Dynasaur/Medicaid program and enables pregnant women to receive the same dental benefits that are available for children on Dr. Dynasaur/Medicaid for the duration of their pregnancy and through the end of the calendar month during which the 60th day following the end of pregnancy occurs.
Persons Affected: Medicaid and Dr. Dynasaur beneficiaries who are over 21 and pregnant or in their 60-Day postpartum period, dentists, orthodontists, health care ombudsman.
Economic Impact: The anticipated increased cost to the General Fund for State Fiscal Year 2013 is approximately $123,750.
Posting date: Aug 29,2012

Hearing Information

Information for Hearing # 1
Hearing date:
09-28-2012 10:00 AM   
Location: Department of Vermont Health Access Conference Room
Address: 289 Hurricane Lane, Suite 201
City: Williston
State: VT
Zip: 05495
Hearing Notes:

Contact Information

Information for Contact # 1
Level: Primary    
Name: Greg Needle, Department of Vermont Health Access    
Agency: Agency of Human Services    
Address: 312 Hurricane Lane    
City: Williston    
State: VT    
Zip: 05495    
Telephone: 802-879-5900    
Fax: 802-879-5651    
Email: 
greg.needle@state.vt.us
     
 
   
Website Address:  http://dvha.vermont.gov/budget-legislative/proposed-rule-changes
     
 
   
Information for Contact # 2
Level: Secondary    
Name: Stephanie Beck, Department of Vermont Health Access    
Agency: Agency of Human Services    
Address: 312 Hurricane Lane    
City: Williston    
State: VT    
Zip: 05495    
Telephone: 802-879-5900    
Fax: 802-879-5651    
Email: 
stephanie.beck@state.vt.us
     
 
   
       

Keyword Information

Keywords:

Dental Care
Pregnant
Postpartum
Medicaid
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