Policy number:
2016-2-2
Convention:
2016
Preamble:
WHEREAS seniors are concerned about the importance of good oral health to overall health status, and
WHEREAS many seniors lack dental coverage and the income with which to purchase dental health services, and

WHEREAS medical services currently covered through publicly funded plans exclude most dental health services
Policy:
That the NPF urge the Canadian, provincial, and territorial governments to fund dental services, particularly for those low income Canadians without any dental coverage.

Section:
Health

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