Idaho AAP

Oral Health

Starting January 1, 2015, Idaho Medicaid will be using the new 2015 CPT® code 99188 for application of fluoride varnish for children in the physician's office. (website)
Effective January 1, 2015 for children up to 21 years of age, the application of topical fluoride varnish by a physician, or other qualified health care professional, should be billed with the new 2015 CPT® code 99188. The dental code D1208 is no longer covered for physicians by Idaho Medicaid. Application of fluoride varnish by a dentist continues to be covered through the Idaho Smiles program.

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