Public Notice: Regarding Medicaid Dental Program Redesign for Medicaid Adults

Public Notice for Public Comment 

Pursuant to 42 CFR 431.408, notice is hereby given that the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) will provide the public the opportunity to review and provide input on an amendment to the §1115 Iowa Wellness Plan Demonstration Waiver to implement program improvements to the Dental Wellness Plan (DWP) effective July 1, 2017. This notice provides details about the waiver amendment submission and serves to open the 30-day public comment period, which closes on June 2, 2017.

Public Notice: Regarding Medicaid Dental Program Redesign for Medicaid Adults

Post Date:

May 1, 2017

End Date:

June 2, 2017


Prior to finalizing the proposed waiver amendment, DHS will consider all the written and verbal public comments received. The comments will be summarized and addressed in the final draft of the waiver amendment to be submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).


Dental Wellness Plan (DWP) Public Notice for Public Comment



Written comments may be addressed to:
Sabrina Johnson
Department of Human Services
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
100 Army Post Rd.,
Des Moines, IA 50315

Comments may also be sent via electronic mail to

All comments must be received by June 2, 2017, at 5 p.m.