Key Issues

NADP continuously works to educate legislators and regulators regarding the importance of the dental benefits industry in relation to improving overall oral health. During Advocacy in Action and in all congressional appointments, advocates provide education on the industry and dental benefits with background and experience from their states and districts.

During Advocacy in Action 2017, advocates discussed several key issues impacting dental coverage, including tax deductibility for employer-sponsored benefits, access to dental services in public programs and via the Marketplaces. The following are additional resources and information: