1 Jayanth Kumar, Olubunmi Adekugbe and Thomas Melnik. “Geographic Variation in Medicaid Claims for Dental Procedures in New York State: Role of Fluoridation Under Contemporary Conditions.” Public Health Reports, vol. 125, no. 5, 2010, pp. 647-54.
2 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “2012 Water Fluoridation Statistics.” Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/fluoridation/statistics/2012stats.htm.
3 Minnesota Department of Human Services: “Childhood and Teen Checkups.” St. Paul, MN: MN DHS, 2014. Available at http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/main/idcplg?IdcService=GET_DYNAMIC_ CONVERSION&RevisionSelectionMethod=LatestReleased&dDocName=dhs16_15009 2#P304_20867.
4 Department of Health Care Finance. “DC Medicaid HealthCheck Periodicity Schedule.” Washington, DC: Department of Health Care Finance, 2014. Available at http://www.dchealthcheck. net/documents/DC_Medicaid_HealthCheck_Periodicity.pdf.
5 North Carolina Division of Medical Assistance. “Oral Health Periodicity Schedule.” Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Division of Medical Assistance, 2011. Available at http://www.aapd.org/ assets/1/7/Periodicity-NorthCarolina.pdf.
6 Connecticut Medical Assistance Program. “Update to the Medicaid Dental Services Fee Schedule and Policy.” Hartford, CT: Department of Social Services, 2014. Available at http://www.huskyhealthct.org/providers/provider_postings/Medicaid_Dental_Services_Fee_Schedule-Policy.pdf.
7 Texas Dental Association. “Caries Risk Assessment Informational Procedure Codes.” Austin, TX: Texas Dental Association, 2014. Available at http://www.tda.org/Portals/0/medCHIP/Medicaid%20Monthly/medicaid_monthly_feb14.pdf.
8 Pahel, B.T., R.G. Rozier, S.C. Stearns, and R.B. Quiñonez. “Efectiveness of Preventive Dental Treatments by Physicians for Young Medicaid Enrollees.” Pediatrics, vol. 127, no. 3, 2011, pp. e682- e689. [OpenAIRE]
9 Texas Department of State Health Services. “First Dental Home.” Austin, TX: Texas Department of State Health Services, 2014. Available at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/dental/FDH.shtm.
10 Bright Smiles Montana. “AbCd Caries Risk Assessment Tool: Birth to age 36 months.” Helena, MT: Montana Dental Association. Available at http://www.brightsmilesmontana.com/downloads/ AbCd%20Montana%20CRA%20Tool.pdf.
11 Motivational interviewing is an evidence-based conversational technique that a provider may use to encourage a person to change a health-related behavior. Information is available at https://www. centerforebp.case.edu/practices/mi.
12 The Council of State Gov ernments. “State Oficial's Guide to Chronic Illness.” Lexington, KY: hTe Council of State Governments, 2003. Available at http://www.csg.org/knowledgecenter/docs/ SOG03ChronicIllness.pdf.
13 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. “Use of Dental Services in Medicaid and CHIP.” Baltimore, MD: CMS, 2015. Available at http://www.medicaid.gov/medicaid-chip-programinformation/by-topics/benefits/downloads/secretarys-report-dental-excerpt.pdf .