Shutan, Bruce
July 2006
Employee Benefit News;Jul2006, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p18
This article reports on the trends concerning dental plans in the U.S. Leading the market are plan designs that combine benefit enhancements and consumer-driven offerings, as well as approach that includes cost-estimator tools and Web sites. A background on the oral health integration programs that was launched by Cigna in October 2005 is presented. A chart is presented that summarizes findings of the 2004 Mercer Survey of Employer-Sponsored Health Plans.


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