Optional Adult Dental Services for DDS Regional Center Clients Restored

Effective January 13, 2012, the Medi-Cal Dental Program (Denti-Cal) will begin processing dental claims for regional center clients (also known as DDS beneficiaries or clients of DDS) age 21 and over, who have Medi-Cal and do not reside in a licensed health facility (Intermediate Care Facility or Skilled Nursing Facility). Services may be provided effective January 1, 2012; however providers should not submit claims for regional center clients to
Denti-Cal until January 13, 2012.

Read the November 2011 Denti-Cal Bulletin for more information