Republicans Propose Sinking $200M Into Fixing ‘Broken’ Denti-Cal System
Many patients struggle to find dentists who will take their coverage because the state's reimbursement rates are so low. The new funds would go toward attracting dentists to participate in the program.
Why Are California Republicans Prioritizing Dental Care For The Poor?
Democrats have traditionally been the ones to champion health care programs for low-income Californians. But this month, Republicans proposed a bill that would put $200 million ... toward improving Denti-Cal, the state’s free dental care program for the poor. (Dembosky, 12/22)