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Jenny Kattlove Describes Challenges Maintaining Telemedicine

Parents Magazine

Despite the many successes of telemedicine, telemedicine programs can be difficult to maintain for many reasons, including funding. Download the full article here


Our Latest on Dental Health

  • ‘Virtual’ Dental Exams Help the Underserved: Q&A with Jenny Kattlove, The Children’s Partnership
    on October 09, 2014
  • California Approves Dental Telehealth Program to Expand Access to Services
    on October 02, 2014
  • Going to the Dentist — Virtually
    on October 02, 2014
  • Medi-Cal To Cover Teledentistry Services Beginning in 2015
    on September 30, 2014
  • California To Launch Medicaid-Funded Teledentistry
    on September 29, 2014

Nationally, one-third of Latino children have untreated cavities, compared to 20 percent of white children.

(Source: California HealthCare Foundation, Snapshot: Haves and Have-Nots: A Look at Children’s Use of Dental Care in California)


Dental Issue Brief


Spotlights stories of children enrolled in Medi-Cal trying to access dental care, and the challenges facing Medi-Cal in providing dental care to children. It examines the State’s efforts to address these problems, and provides an action plan to help the program serve its growing number of enrollees. 


FACTSHEET: Dental Coverage for Children with Medi-Cal in LA County

LADentalFactsheet_FinalEnglishSpanish12.17.13For families that live in Los Angeles County, download this factsheet to find out how to find a dentist and what may be covered. The download contains both English and Spanish versions.  

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