New form of dental providers doubtful this session

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Published: 3/31/2013 10:33 PM | Last update: 3/31/2013 10:33 PM

New form of dental providers doubtful this session

The Associated Press


TOPEKA – Lawmakers aren’t behaving on a offer to concede a new form of dental workman to perform routines services in underserved areas.

The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that dual bills have languished in House and Senate committees but hearings. The bills would concede for a midlevel dental provider to do about 30 simple dental procedures. Those procedures embody “nonsurgical extraction” of infirm permanent teeth that are already loose.

The providers would be protected dental hygienists who pass a clinical exam, have used for 500 hours underneath a approach organisation of a dentist and squeeze guilt insurance.

Article source: http://www.hutchnews.com/Localregional/BC-KS--Dental-Desert-20130331-21-16-32

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