Posts Tagged ‘dental health insurance’

Health Law Requires Pediatric Dental Coverage

Posted on: January 21st, 2013 by SamTabes No Comments

Health care reform is requiring that individual and small group health insurance plans sold on the state-based health insurance exchanges and on the private market offer dental coverage to children.  This is in response to the fact that tooth decay currently ranks as the number 1 chronic disease among children.  While this effort is commendable, […]

Medicaid Recipients See Sharp Cuts on Dental Coverage

Posted on: August 29th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

States have not been able to narrow Medicaid eligibility as much as they have wanted and in response to this they are finding other ways to cut costs.  One way they are going about this is to slash dental health insurance benefits for Medicaid recipients which is affecting overall oral health in this country.  Abby […]

Dental Health Insurance

Posted on: June 9th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

When young people get out on their own they often scramble to find a student health insurance quote but often leave dental health insurance out of the equation.  Having proper dental coverage and taking care of your mouth is crucial to your overall health, and young people can start early to prevent severe dental problems […]

HMO Insurance Quote: Does It Include Dental Insurance?

Posted on: May 10th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

When shopping around for an HMO Insurance quote, or any type of health insurance, check to see if dental is included, and if not make sure you get some dental insurance soon.  This is true especially if you are a baby boomer.  According to the article “Baby Boomers Have Unique Dental Problems” by Julie Beun […]