The Children's Dental Health Project's blog
October 2, 2017 | By: Meg Booth
As of this past weekend, federal funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) has run out. The ramifications are likely to be serious for states.
September 20, 2017 | By: Deborah Vishnevsky
As the end of the fiscal year approaches, the fate of the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid and CHIP are up in the air. Once again, it's time to contact Congress.
September 14, 2017 | By: Deborah Vishnevsky
An announcement by the Senate Finance committee may indicate positive, bipartisan movement for the future of CHIP.
September 6, 2017
It's great that more dental/medical providers are raising awareness about oral health during pregnancy. Let's strive to convey accurate, updated guidance.
August 28, 2017 | By: Colin Reusch
Treating children for tooth decay under sedation can be risky and, in many instances, the need for sedation is a symptom of a system that has failed.
August 8, 2017 | By: Deborah Vishnevsky
CHIP's federal funding expires in less than 8 weeks, and states are feeling the stress. Kids are counting on Congress to extend funding as soon as possible.