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November 2022

Rate Increase! Adult Dental Medicaid Reimbursement

In summer 2022, the Rhode Island General Assembly authorized the increase for adult Medicaid dental service rates for the first time since 1992. The cost of running a dental clinic, along with the cost of everything else, has increased substantially since 1992. These new rates will better support dentist offices and increase their capability to accept adult Medicaid clients. This is important for many reasons:
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