Contact Information: Vermont

In-Office Training:

Laurie McLean
Program Coordinator,
802-656-2888
laurie.mclean@uvm.edu

Or

Elizabeth Cote
AHEC Program Director
802-656-0030
Elizabeth.cote@uvm.edu

General Inquiries:

Elizabeth Cote, Director
University of Vermont Office of Primary Care & AHEC Program
(802) 656-0030
elizabeth.cote@uvm.edu

Or

Robin N. Miller, RDH, MPH
Oral Health Director
Vermont Department of Health’s Office of Oral Health
(802) 863-7272
robin.n.miller@vermont.gov

Order Materials:  

Visit the Vermont Department of Health’s Office of Oral Health for resources:

http://healthvermont.gov/family/dental/services.aspx

Fluoridation:

“Vermont’s Guide to Fluoride Levels in Public Water Systems, May 2015” includes a list of fluoridated communities:

http://healthvermont.gov/family/dental/fluoride/documents/              guide_to_fluoride_levels_in_public_water_systems.pdf

Reimbursement Information:

Medicaid reimburses for the application of topical fluoride varnish by a physician or other qualified health care professionals
Code:  99188
Medicaid Reimbursement Fee:  $18.00

Commercial Insurers:

According to the Affordable Care Act, insurers should be reimbursing for fluoride varnish application for children for first tooth eruption to age 6 (not including age 6). Reimbursement amounts and benefit coverage varies.  99188 is the accepted billing code.

Referral Information:

To find a dentist go to:

http://ovha.vermont.gov/for-consumers/find-a-dental-provider

https://www.vtmedicaid.com/secure/providerLookUp.do