Comments for: Rural Mainers struggle to access dental care, report finds

Posted Feb. 05, 2013, at 1:50 p.m.
Last modified Feb. 05, 2013, at 4:37 p.m.

Rural Mainers, including children covered by the state’s Medicaid program, face critical barriers to dental care, according to a report released this week. Commissioned by the Maine Legislature in 2011, the report by Augusta-based MCD Public Health found that 55 percent of children covered by MaineCare lack access to dental …

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