Tab B: Materials

Spisak S, Holt K, eds. Building Partnerships to Improve Children’s Access to Medicaid Oral Health Services: National Conference Proceedings, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, June 2-4, 1998. Arlington, VA: National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health,1999, v + 80p.
Available on the Internet at: http://www.ncemch.org/oralhealth/proceed.html

Copies are available from:
National Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse
2070 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 450
Vienna, VA 22182-2536
(703) 356-1964
(703) 821-2098 FAX

American Dental Association. Achieving Improvement in Medicaid: Report of “Aim for Change” in Medicaid Conference, Chicago, Illinois, August 2-3, 1999. The Association, 1999, iii + 67.

Copies are available from:
Judy W. Pulice
State Government Affairs
American Dental Association
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611-2678
(312) 440-3520
(312) 440-3539 FAX
pulicej@ada.org

Epstein, CA. State’s Approaches to Increasing Medicaid Beneficiaries’ Access to Dental Services. Center for Health Care Strategies, October 2000, 24p.
Available on the Internet at: http://www.chcs.org. Click on “publications”

Copies are available from:
Stephen A. Somers
Center for Health Care Strategies
353 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 279-0700
(609) 279-0956 FAX

Nagy, Erin. Dental Care for Medicaid-Enrolled Children. American Public Human Services Association, July 2000. 15p.

Available on the Internet at: http://medicaid.aphsa.org/pubs/pubs.htm#dentalcare

Copies are available from:
APHSA
810 First Street NE, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 682-0100

Perkins, J and Short J. State Initiatives to Improve Access to Dental Care. National Health Law Project, October 17, 2000

Available on the Internet at: http://www.healthlaw.org/pubs/200010dental.html

Perkins, J. Docket of Medicaid Cases Filed to Improve Dental Access. Oct. 27, 2000 Updated: Nov. 15, 2000.
Available on the Internet at: http://www.healthlaw.org/pubs/200011dentaldocket.htm

General Accounting Office. Oral Health: Factors Contributing to Low Use of Dental Services by Low-Income Populations; United States General Accounting Office (GAO), Report to Congressional Requesters. HEHS-00-149, September 2000. 41p.
Available on the Internet at: http://www.gao.gov
On GAO search engine, insert “HEHS-00-149”
Copies are available for $2.00 each at:
U.S. General Accounting Office
P.O. Box 37050
Washington, D.C. 20013

General Accounting Office. Oral Health: Dental Disease is a Chronic Problem Among Low-Income Populations; United States General Accounting Office (GAO), Report to Congressional Requesters. HEHS-00- 72, April 2000. 44p.

Available on the Internet at: http://www.gao.gov
On GAO search engine, insert “HEHS-00-72”
Copies are available for $2.00 each at:
U.S. General Accounting Office
P.O. Box 37050
Washington, D.C. 20013

Fact Sheet “Dental Coverage Under Medicaid;” Community Voices, September 1999
Available on the Internet at: http://www.stateaction.org/issues/healthcare/dental/dentalfactsh.pdf

Copies are available from” Center for Policy Alternatives
1875 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 710
Washington, DC

Overview of State Legislation on Access to Oral Health. Center for Policy Alternatives. 1999

Available on the Internet at: http://www.stateaction.org/issues/healthcare/dental/overview.cfm

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services , National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, 2000.
Available on the Internet at:
http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/oh/sgr2000-05.htm

Center for Health Services Research and Policy. Sample Purchasing Specifications for Medicaid Pediatric Dental and Oral Health Services.
George Washington University Medical Center, March 10, 2000.
Available on the Internet at:
http://www.gwu.edu/~chsrp
Click on “Sample Purchasing Specifications”