Still have some lingering questions about how dental insurance may work for your small business? Here are some frequently asked questions small business owners have when approaching group dental insurance.
Health insurance includes coverage for a wide range of medical care. However, most health plans only include pediatric dental coverage. Dental insurance can help you and your employees access quality dental care.
Dental insurance includes coverage for oral care. This includes going to the dentist for regular check-ups, orthodontics, oral surgery, and other dental services.
All medical plans include pediatric dental coverage. However, coverage for adults is only available through a dental insurance plan.
Combining medical and dental coverage through BCBSIL streamlines the administration of both programs and can also help you manage your group's overall benefit costs. Employees with both BCBSIL medical and dental plans have access to BlueCare Dental ConnectionSM, which includes educational information and outreach to help your employees make important decisions about their oral health.
Yes, you can choose to offer a contributory or voluntary dental plan to your employees. If you select a contributory dental plan, you can contribute to your employee's dental insurance premiums.
Creating a comprehensive health and safety plan is important. It will give companies an advantage in taking care of employee happiness, health, and productivity. Adding dental insurance to your small business offerings will serve to bolster comprehensive employee wellness.