Federal shutdown might end as a CHIP bill advances
The Senate approved a bill to end the shutdown and extend CHIP funding for 6 years. The bill now moves to the House of Representatives.read more ›
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Preventing Tooth Decay
Nearly all tooth decay can be prevented. CDHP helps identify cost-effective options for preventing decay, and stopping it from spreading.
Coverage, Financing & Access
Today, more than 45 million children have dental coverage through Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program. Millions more have gained private coverage through health reform.
Effective Tools for States
State oral health programs have great leaders, great responsibilities, and often too few resources. Our tools are meant to help.