A subsidiary of a large managed care company is introducing a pair of new ancillary benefits products in 6 more states.
Golden Rule Insurance Company, Indianapolis, a unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc., Minnetonka, Minn., says it now is selling the Dental Premier plan, which offers more coverage for out-of-network care, and the Dental Value plan, which strongly promotes use of in-network care, in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Kansas, Missouri and Ohio.
Consumers in those states can buy the plan coverage on a stand-alone basis.
Consumers now can buy the plan coverage in conjunction with Golden Rule health coverage in 20 states and the District of Columbia, Golden Rule says.
The Dental Value plan offers access to 73,000 UnitedHealthcare network dentists, Golden Rule says.
Both plans cover preventive care at 100%, with no deductible and no waiting period
Basic services benefits include coverage for routine extractions and simple fillings.