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Access to Public Dental Care in SA

09 Apr 2014

At the end of 2013, the South Australian (SA) Dental Service was notified of some confusion from GPs regarding access to public dental care, specifically in relation to the closure of the Medicare Chronic Disease Dental Scheme in late 2012. Under the scheme, SA Dental Service encouraged eligible patients seeking access to oral health care to discuss their eligibility for the Scheme with their GP.  Read full story

Source: RACGP, SA & NT faculty newsletter