Dental coverage to be added to Medicaid in Delaware

NEW CASTLE — Adult Delawareans who receive Medicaid will automatically get dental coverage as part of their plan starting Thursday, according to the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services. Gov. John Carney signed legislation establishing the Medicaid adult dental benefit in August 2019. Implementation was originally scheduled for April 2020 but was delayed by […]

Dental restrictions lifted slightly in Delaware

Routine cleanings remain unavailable, but dentists will now do more during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In a message to nearly 400 members this week, Delaware State Dental Society President Dr. Cathy Harris outlined increasing care for some non-emergency needs. “In addition to providing emergency/urgent dental care, Delaware dentists are advised to treat previously diagnosed oral […]