NU Online News Service, May 27, 2003, 4:17 p.m. EDT – HumanaDental, Green Bay, Wis., has agreed to distribute dental health maintenance organization coverage from SafeGuard Health Enterprises Inc., Aliso Viejo, Calif., in Texas.

HumanaDental has been selling dental indemnity and dental preferred provider coverage in Texas. The SafeGuard deal will give HumanaDental the ability to offer employers programs that combine PPO and HMO dental plans, the companies say.

HumanaDental is a unit of Humana Inc., Louisville, Ky.