Affordable Dental Coverage for the whole family!
California Dental Network (CDN) is a dental HMO with nearly 85,000 members and 5,400 providers and growing. For more than 20 years, CDN has provided affordable dental plans to individuals and groups across California. With a variety of plans and benefits, California Dental makes sure that you’ll have access to high-quality dental care.
CDN is part of DentaQuest, an industry-leading dental enterprise and one of the largest dental benefit administrators in the nation with more than 50 years of experience.
DentaQuest partners with over 100 health plans and administers dental and vision benefits for 28 million members across 28 states.
The services available from DentaQuest cover a full range, from traditional third-party benefit management to building a new private-label dental or vision program from the ground up. This ensures that our partners achieve exactly the dental and vision benefit solutions they need.
In addition to its role as a dental benefits administrator, DentaQuest is a thought leader on oral health care in America on a mission to improve the oral health of all. DentaQuest is made up of the following:
The Plan began accepting new enrollments in July of 1998, and as of May 2015, the Plan has 63,725 members enrolled in commercial group and individual products. The Plan does not have Medicare or Medi-Cal programs. Over 90% of the Plan’s membership is in Southern California and less than 10% in Northern California.
The Plan’s provider network currently consists of 1,973 general dentists in 1,048 facilities and 722 dental specialists. Like the Plan’s enrollment, approximately 90% of these providers are in Southern California and 10% in Northern California.
The Plan has a staff of 26 full and part time employees, which includes a President, Director of IT, a Compliance Director, a Dental Director, and a Director of Operations. The Plan’s Dental Director is in charge of the quality assurance program, which includes the peer review system. The Dental Director reports directly to the Board of Directors on all quality assurance and peer review activities. The Plan’s Board of Directors consists of four members, who collectively have over 80 years of experience in the field of managed health care.
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