Children’s Dental Benefits Schedule
The Child Dental Benefits Schedule provides access to dental benefits for eligible children aged 2 – 17 years.
If the child commenced a cap period in 2016, they are provided with $1,000 worth of capped benefits over a 2 year period to receive basic dental services. The child can continue to access the remainder of their previous capped amount until 31 December 2017.
As of 1 January 2017, the capped benefit amount will be now be $700 over a 2 year period for those who are eligible under the Child Dental Benefits Scheme.
Eligible children can receive dental treatment here at Apollo Health.
Just contact Medicare on 13 21 50 or check online at www.medicareaustralia.gov.au/hpos to enquire if your children are eligible and call our team to make an appointment.
For treatment advice or more information about Child Dental Benefits Schedule please contact your nearest Apollo Dental by St John today.