Tag: Tag Archives: Essential Health Benefits

The Affordable Care Act requires subsidized health insurance plans to address at least 10 health care service categories. Learn about the 10 “essential health benefits.”


Dental Emergency Room Visits On the Rise

July 28th, 2015 by

If you haven’t already heard about the rising number of ER visits for dental injuries or other emergencies across the U.S., do yourself a favor and look it up. No time for that? Here’s a quick summary: According to an […]


SCOTUS Ruling on ACA is Great News for Kids’ Teeth

July 16th, 2015 by

Teeth are having a good run at the Supreme Court this year. SCOTUS has handed down decisions in two cases involving oral health during 2015. In one of those cases, decided at the end of February, the North Carolina State […]


Why Dental Insurance is Important

August 15th, 2014 by
Prevent vs. Restore

The Affordable Care Act mandates dental coverage for children 18 and younger, but it leaves adults to fend for themselves where oral health is concerned. That’s a shame. The connection between oral health and overall health is well documented, and […]