HB 961 -  Dental Therapy

by Bell (CO-SPONSORS) Joseph; Plasencia
Authorizes Medicaid to reimburse for dental services provided in mobile dental unit that is owned by, operated by, or contracted with health access setting or another similar setting or program; requires chair of Board of Dentistry to appoint Council on Dental Therapy within specified timeframe; authorizes dental therapist under general supervision of dentist to administer local anesthesia & operate X-ray machine, expose dental X-ray films, & interpret or read such films if specified requirements are met.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Died in Professions & Public Health Subcommittee on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/02/2021 - 9:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 02/12/2021 - 3:51 PM Member: Bell Committee: Version: __