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Receipt of EPSDT Preventive Dental Service Among Eligible Children,* Aged Birth–20 Years, 1990-2008

The percent of eligible children receiving services has risen from approximately 23 percent in 1990 to 31.7 percent in 2008. Most of this increase has occurred since 2004.

* All children on Medicaid are eligible for EPSDT services.

Source III.4: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Annual EPSDT Report

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