Governor's Final Budget Supports Medicaid Expansion, Safety Net
includes providing coverage for 300,000 uninsured through Medicaid expansion. It also increases support for safety net clinics throughout the state. The budget does not include comprehensive dental coverage for adults currently enrolled in Medicaid.
To learn more, the
Virginia Oral Health Coalition (VaOHC) is hosting several advocacy-related learning opportunities, including a webinar today.
Legislative Priorities Webinar - Today!
VaOHC is offering a
webinar today, December 19, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. to provide more details about the budget and the upcoming legislative session. We will also discuss how federal health policy is impacting the commonwealth and VaOHC's legislative priorities.
View the webinar dial-in information below; no pre-registration required.
Advocacy 101 Training | January 4
VaOHC and our partners are also offering an Advocacy 101 Training on Thursday, January 4, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in Richmond. We will discuss how policy decisions are made in Virginia and how policy change can be a lever to improve oral health in the commonwealth. Attendees will also receive oral health-specific messages to guide policy.
Click here to register