A bite out of dental

Shepherd, Leah Carlson
February 2007
Employee Benefit News;Feb2007, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p1
The article reports on reductions in dental plan benefits offered by employers in the U.S. Dental premiums rose just 2.7% in 2006 according to the National Association of Dental Plans. Jeff Album, a spokesman for Delta Dental, claims that fewer employers added dental to their benefits package for the year. Carl Mowery, director of the compensation and benefits practice for SMART, predicts that the trend of integrating dental benefits and medical coverage will continue.


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