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S.3064 - Oral Health Initiative Act of 2008

A bill to establish a multi-faceted approach to improve access and eliminate disparities in oral health care. view all titles (2)

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  • Short: Oral Health Initiative Act of 2008 as introduced.
  • Official: A bill to establish a multi-faceted approach to improve access and eliminate disparities in oral health care. as introduced.

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Official Summary

Oral Health Initiative Act of 2008 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish an Oral Health Working Group to: (1) review the effectiveness of, and recommend improvements to, existing federal oral health programs; and (2) develop programs to improve the oral health o

Official Summary

Oral Health Initiative Act of 2008 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish an Oral Health Working Group to:
(1) review the effectiveness of, and recommend improvements to, existing federal oral health programs; and
(2) develop programs to improve the oral health of, and prevent dental disease in, children, Medicaid-eligible adults, medically-compromised adults, and other vulnerable populations at the highest risk of dental disease. Sets forth duties for the Group, including to:
(1) review existing oral health programs and policies within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS);
(2) identify opportunities for new programs; and
(3) make recommendations for improvements to the financing of oral health care. Requires the Secretary to establish an advisory panel to provide advise and recommendations to the Group.

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