prepaid dental plan

prepaid dental plan,

n a method of financing the cost of dental care for a defined population in advance of receipt of services.
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Reif represents a variety of health care companies, including managed care organizations, hospitals, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, prepaid dental plan companies, preferred provider organizations, utilization review companies, nursing homes, private equity companies, and lenders in health care.
Negotiators also replaced one of their dental plans with a new optional prepaid dental plan and retained the Rohr dental plan with no further employee contributions.
CompDent has a presence in 24 states and provides dental benefits to approximately 2,200,000 members through American Dental Plan, American Prepaid Dental Plan, CompDent, Texas Dental Plans, National Dental Plans, Dental Plans International, DentiCare, and HealthStream.
In addition to American Dental Plan, the CompDent family of companies includes American Dental Plan of North Carolina, American Prepaid Dental Plan, CompDent, DentiCare (Texas), National Dental Plans, Texas Dental Plans, HealthStream and American Dental Providers.
In addition to American Dental plan in Florida, the CompDent family of companies includes American Dental Plan of North Carolina, American Prepaid Dental Plan, CompDent, Denticare (Texas), National Dental Plans, Texas Dental Plans, Healthstream and American Dental Providers.
Louis, Missouri based prepaid dental plan from Group Health Plan, Inc.
The acquisitions included New Jersey-based OraCare DPO, a prepaid dental plan with approximately 150,000 members; Kansas City Dental Care, Inc.
a prepaid dental plan in Michigan with approximately 10,000 members) were also completed in October.
Castro will oversee all financial operations for Delta Dental of California and its affiliates -- Delta Dental of Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, West Virginia and the District of Columbia, the 10-state Delta Dental Insurance Company and PMI Dental Health Plan, a prepaid dental plan with multi-state operations.
She will continue in her role as senior vice president and chief operating officer for PMI Dental Health Plan, a prepaid dental plan affiliate headquartered in Cerritos, Calif.
These dental plans include BlueDental Care, a prepaid dental plan that features low co-payments; BlueDental Choice, a PPO dental plan that offers a broad network of general dentists and specialists; and, BlueDental Freedom, an indemnity dental plan that provides members complete freedom to choose any general dentist or specialist of their choice.
The company completed the acquisition of The Dental Concern ("TDC"), a Chicago-based prepaid dental plan with over 43,000 members, during the second quarter of 1995.