Article - Health - General
(a) On or before September 1, 2018, the Department shall apply to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for an amendment to the State’s § 1115 HealthChoice Demonstration waiver to implement a pilot program to provide limited dental coverage to adult Program recipients.
(b) If the amendment is approved under subsection (a) of this section, the Department shall administer the pilot program.
(c) The Department may limit:
(1) Participation in the pilot program to Program recipients who are:
(i) Dually eligible for health care coverage under both the Program and Medicare and for whom the Department may obtain federal matching funds; and
(ii) Of a certain age;
(2) The total number of participants in the pilot program; and
(3) Operation of the pilot program to certain geographic regions of the State.