Dental and Mental Health: Benefit Improvements in CHIPRA

Publication Date: January 2010

Publisher: Families USA

Author(s): Rebecca Bruno; Laura Parisi

Research Area: Health

Keywords: CHIPRA; CHIP

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


This brief describes the law's new benefit provisions, explains what states must do to comply with the law, and discusses the new options that states have to expand access to dental and mental health care for low-income children.