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Effective for dates of service November 1, 2022, and forward, code D1354 will be eligible for use on HUSKY A, B, C and D Members for both children and adults who are at risk for advancing caries. D1354 – Interim Caries Arresting Medicament is for use by dentists only who treat children and/or adults.

It has been well documented that patients who have been diagnosed with “cancer” often place other health concerns off, including dental problems. This often results in the delay of treatment and recovery from the side effects of treatment and effects on oral health.

Effective for dates of service July 1, 2022, and forward, the Department of Social Services (DSS) is increasing the dental rates for adults for endodontic services to equal the children’s reimbursement rate and for all other services on the Adult Dental Fee Schedule by 25%.

The Connecticut Dental Health Partnership has released the new dental fee schedule for children and adults that takes effect on July 01, 2022. If you have questions please call the call center at 1-855-283-3682.