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Table. 3.

Familiarity with NHI-covered scaling, dental implant, and denture

Variable Answer (n=337)

Yes No
1. Scaling coverage begins at age 19 237 (70.3) 100 (29.7)
2. Dental implant and denture coverage begins at age 65 226 (67.1) 111 (32.9)
3. Deductible for insurance-covered dental implant and denture is 30% 168 (49.9) 169 (50.1)
4. Scaling coverage is renewed every year on January 1st 231 (68.5) 106 (31.5)
5. One loses insurance coverage of dental implant and denture treatment when moving to a different dental clinic 66 (19.6) 271 (80.4)
6. Denture insurance coverage includes 6 sessions for adjustments within the first 3 months 145 (43.0) 192 (57.0)
7. Surveyed crown (fixed prosthesis) for partial denture is not covered by NHI 161 (47.8) 176 (52.2)
8. 2 dental implants are covered by NHI in a lifetime 98 (29.1) 239 (70.9)
9. Adjunct procedures for dental implants are not covered by NHI 202 (59.9) 135 (40.1)

Values are presented as number (%).

NHI, national health insurance.

Oral Biol Res 2021;45:135~142 https://doi.org/10.21851/obr.45.03.202109.135
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