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Obamacare Deadline Reminder: Enroll by Feb. 15 for March 1 Access to Pediatric Dental and Vision EHB

By Jenifer Dorsey Believe it or not, Obamacare open enrollment for 2014 is more than halfway over. If you want to ensure your child has health insurance as well as the pediatric dental and vision benefit by March 1, 2014, … Continue reading

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Video: Dental Insurance in the Obamacare Era

By Jenifer Dorsey It is now January 2014, which means several key Obamacare mandates have officially taken effect. Many of us have questions about what the Affordable Care Act means for dental insurance. A new video from dentalinsurance.org provides consumers … Continue reading

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Lack of Mandate, Pediatric Dental Access, Adult Coverage Among Top Dental-Related Obamacare Concerns

By Jenifer Dorsey With Obamacare’s major provisions only months away from taking effect, we continue to hear about its impact, or lack thereof, on America’s dental health and access to dental insurance. For starters, many dentists, health care advocates and … Continue reading

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New Obamacare Calculator Helps Consumers Estimate Tax Credits, Plan for 2014

By Jenifer Dorsey With many Affordable Care Act provisions taking effect on January 1, 2014, health insurance costs are on many minds. The individual mandate requiring Americans to buy major medical coverage, health insurance tax subsidies for those up to … Continue reading

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ADA Analyzes Pediatric Dental Coverage

By Jenifer Dorsey The American Dental Association yesterday issued a press release shedding additional light on Obamacare’s pediatric dental coverage requirement. The Affordable Care Act considers pediatric services, including pediatric dental and vision services, among 10 categories of essential health … Continue reading

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Dental Insurance and the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act is changing the lanscape of health insurance and health care in America, dental coverage and oral health care included. An estimated 3 million children will gain dental benefits by 2018 through state health insurance exchanges that … Continue reading

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