DHCS encourages non-Medi-Cal dental providers to enroll with Medi-Cal. To learn more about how you can get involved, please contact our Provider Customer Service line at or visit the Medi-Cal Dental Provider Outreach website for more information. Medi-Cal Adult Dental Information. Effective January 1, , more adult dental benefits will be available. A notice of these benefits is listed below.
Beginning January 1, , adults with full-scope Medi-Cal will have more dental benefits! Learn what benefits are restored and how to access dental care. Some resources for you to use: Western Center on Law & Poverty has a handy one-page fact sheet on Medi-Cal dental benefits. DHCS submitted a State Plan Amendment (SPA ) to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to restore adult optional dental benefits for beneficiaries ages 21 and older with full-scope coverage.
Medi-Cal Adult Dental Benefits Dear Medi-Cal Member, Upon federal approval, adult dental benefits will change on January 1, Dental benefits will not change for pregnant women or adults in a skilled nursing or intermediate care facili ty. Children’s dental benefits will not change. You have these services now: • Exams and x-rays. The Medi-Cal Program currently offers dental services as one of the program's many benefits. Under the guidance of the California Department of Health Care Services, the Medi-Cal Dental Program aims to provide Medi-Cal members with access to high-quality dental care.