Author: Marissa Hepner (page 1 of 2)

Help check enrollee notices off clients’ year-end to-do list

With the holiday season in full swing, sometimes the daily to-do lists can seem never-ending. That’s why we want to help your clients cross one thing off their list: Educating new enrollees — and reminding current enrollees — about their rights.

Read More

The cost correlation: Dental benefits may lower businesses’ overall health spend

It’s common knowledge that oral health is linked to overall well-being. What might surprise you, however, is the significant impact employees’ oral health status can have on a business’s total health care budget.

Read More

How to keep yourself from “falling back” with daylight saving

Most of us look forward to snoozing an extra hour once a year when daylight-saving time ends. However, for many people, that additional hour of sleep is where the positive effects stop. When you add the season’s colder temps and bitter weather to its darker, shorter days, you’ve got the perfect recipe for the blues. With increasing evidence that happiness is tied to productivity, that’s probably a recipe you want to avoid.

Read More

What to ask about leased dentist networks

Oftentimes, to expand network size, a dental carrier will lease a dentist network from a third party (either another carrier or a company that aggregates dental networks). While the potential for more dentist access is tempting, it’s important to know if a leased network can truly deliver more value to your clients.

Read More

Stories to smile about: David

We believe creating healthy smiles extends beyond providing exceptional dental benefits. That’s why the Delta Dental Community Care Foundation makes it a priority to support groups and projects with the goal of improving health and enhancing lives in the communities we serve. While any positive impact we can make is important, there are some stories that give us all the feels, like this one that came to us from the Grady Health System Oral Health Center.

Read More

Four ways to create a motivating workspace

Earlier this year, we shared how celebrating your employees can boost happiness and productivity. While showing appreciation for employees is key, it’s not the only way to inspire a workforce. To take engagement and productivity into your own hands, consider designing your perfect work environment. Check out our tips below to learn how the right office décor can help you perform your best work.

Read More

Dental consultants: They’re just like us, only cooler

Carriers say all the time that they have clinical consultants on staff. It’s not breaking news that we have a staff of dentists who review claims. But have you ever pictured a dental consultant slamming a bass guitar? Probably not.

Meet Dr. Leigh Westee — empathetic dentist, experienced dental consultant and incredibly interesting human.

Read More

Pass the cranberries — and these enrollee notices!

With the holiday season upon us, it can be easy for things to get lost in the hustle and bustle. Be sure that educating new enrollees — and reminding current enrollees — about their rights doesn’t fall off your clients’ to-do list.

Read More

Visit our new web pages for benefits administrators

We understand that when your clients feel supported, you do too. That’s why we’ve redone the entire administrator section of our website to make plan management even easier for your clients (and for you)!

Read More

Bright smiles for a brighter future

While our main focus is keeping nearly 36 million enrollees’ smiles healthy, we also play a big part in keeping communities healthy. That’s why we invest in the communities we serve in a variety of ways.

Read More
Older posts
© Delta Dental. Delta Dental of California, Delta Dental of New York, Inc., Delta Dental of Pennsylvania, Delta Dental Insurance Company and our affiliated companies.


© 2018 Insider UpdateUp ↑