Millions of seniors and people with disabilities rely on Medicare for their health care, but it does not cover their oral health care. Even if someone needs dental care in order to have a medical procedure—like a kidney transplant patient who needs an oral infection treated to begin surgery -- Medicare won’t cover the oral health care. Luckily, coverage of “medically necessary” dental care could be added to Medicare through CMS’s administrative authority fairly easily without any need for legislation.
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The Trump White House is reportedly poised to release a major change to immigration policy that would penalize lawful immigrants. As we described when a draft of this regulation leaked in April, “the proposed regulation targets families who have immigrated lawfully, as well as their U.S.