HB 687 - Dentistry in Schools - Louisiana Key Vote

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Title: Dentistry in Schools

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Vote to pass a bill that regulates the provision of dental services at mobile dental clinics.


-Requires the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry to adopt rules regulating dental services at mobile dental clinics (Sec. 1). -Requires that dentists working at a mobile dental clinic receive a permit from the Louisiana Board of Dentistry and permission from the school or location in which their clinic is established (Sec. 1). -Requires all mobile dental practices to be in compliance with these rules by January 1, 2010 (Sec. 1). -Requires any dentist providing mobile dental services to maintain a minimum of one million dollars in medical malpractice liability insurance (Sec. 1).