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The Need to Prioritize Medicare Oral Health Coverage (Letter to Biden-Harris Transition Team)

By Melissa Burroughs,


Families USA is proud to join our partners in the Medicare Oral Health Coalition in the following letter urging the Biden-Harris Transition Team to prioritize Medicare oral health coverage as it works to set its health care agenda, respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, support economic recovery, and promote health equity.

Current Coalition members include Families USA, AARP, National Rural Health Association, National Association of Community Health Centers, American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association, Justice in Aging, Center for Medicare Advocacy, The Arc of the United States, American Dental Hygienists’ Association, National Council on Aging, Meals on Wheels, the DentaQuest Partnership, Community Catalyst, the Gerontological Society of America, the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and the Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN) Inc.

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