Category: Inside Look

Millennials love their insurance jobs?!

When Sarah Lee asked herself what she wanted to do when she grew up, she did what any millennial might do: She Googled it. “I searched ‘good at math, but don’t want to be a teacher’, and actuary was one of the first things that came up,” she says.

About a decade later, Lee is now happily in her second year as a senior actuarial analyst at Delta Dental. It might not sound like the most “millennial” career, but a job in the insurance industry offers more appeal to the rising workforce than it might seem on the surface.

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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.

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Plain language policy: Spotlight on Public Affairs

Health care policy can be confusing. Really, really confusing.
That’s why we want to share periodic policy updates and insights with you — in plain terms. No jargon, no nonsense. To kick off our Plain Language Policy series, we’d like you to meet two of our key policy players, Stephanie Berry and Devin McBrayer.

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Certified Ethical Hacker: Oxymoron or Information Security genius?

Third and final article in our Information Security series.

Did you ever think you’d be thankful to read the term “hacker”? If not, we may have a new perspective for you. Meet Chad Greiner, Security Engineer III and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) in training, and see how he’s going the extra mile to protect your clients’ privacy.

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Information Security by the numbers

Spotlight on our Office of Compliance (OOC) team, and second article in our Information Security series. We’ve done the math and found that preparation is better than reparation when it comes to securing private information. That’s why we prepare for security compromises as if they are imminent. In fact, we protect your private information in […]

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Why Delta Dental hires Certified Ethical Hackers

(And other things you didn’t know about security) Have you ever wondered how Delta Dental protects your clients from a data leak or cyberattack? If you have, Sitaram Inguva — our Director of Information Security — has some insight. And some of it may surprise you. PHI is significantly more valuable than credit cards on […]

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Department Spotlight: Implementation

Who says there’s no ‘I’ in team? At Delta Dental, implementation is a team effort — all new clients are assigned an implementation manager (IM) who works directly with them, as well as with the producer and Delta Dental’s Account Services team members to make onboarding more efficient. “We know that your clients have unique […]

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