Dental Care http://wesa.fm en Pew Report: Children with Medicaid Not Getting Sufficient Dental Care in PA http://wesa.fm/post/pew-report-children-medicaid-not-getting-sufficient-dental-care-pa <p>According to a Pew report, too many Pennsylvania children are developing cavities and dental-related issues, but this is not mom and dad’s fault.</p><p>The Pew Children’s Dental Campaign report assessing states on how well they are providing children access to dental care showed that 10 percent of Pennsylvania’s population is under-served and living in a dental “shortage area.”</p><p>The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reports about 45 million Americans live in regions that do not have enough dentists to serve the population.</p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 02:13:44 +0000 Jessica Nath 12067 at http://wesa.fm