The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires insurance plans to include dental for children, but not adults. Oregon's Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs) sometimes include dental coverage. Two recent pieces reflect the status and debate about dental care in Oregon. One is an opinion piece "Why a Portland dentist dropped OHP patients," by dentist Beverlee Katz Cutler published in the The Oregonian on 7-18-14. LEARN MORE. The other by Stefanie Knowlton, "Patients wait for Mission of Mercy's free dental care," was published by the Statesman Journal on 7-10-14. LEARN MORE.  Upcoming is a conference on Dental Integration to be put on by CCO Oregon on November 18th in Eugene. LEARN MORE.

Posted on July 25, 2014 .