Healthier smiles with more affordable options

Did you know that dental health is directly connected to overall health? Give your employees something to smile about with customizable, comprehensive, and affordable dental plans from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona:

  • BlueDental℠ PPO
  • BlueDental℠ Prime PPO
  • BlueDental℠ DHMO
  • Voluntary dental plans

Encourage prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment with benefits such as $0 cleanings, exams, and X-rays, diagnostic and preventive services waived from the annual maximum, and coverage for cosmetic options, such as implants and orthodontia.*

Call our specialty solutions team at 1-844-758-2583.


  

Prevention plus*       

Extra cleaning for people with diabetes and expecting mothers.

*Limitations, exclusions, and frequency limits apply. Not all plans cover all services.


 

Preventive rewards

With our Preventive Rewards program, employees are encouraged to get regular care, which helps reduce costly future services. Every member who gets two cleanings per plan year from an in-network dentist and fills out a short survey gets $20.


Customizable coverage

Explore multiple plan designs that fit your company, your employees, and your bottom line.

   

Dental network options

Dental network options



BlueDental PPO


BlueDental Prime PPO


BlueDental DHMO


PLAN DESIGN HIGHLIGHTS
Flexible Benefit Options 
Choose from a selection of deductible, coinsurance, annual maximum, and out-of-network reimbursement options
Choose from high and low plan options with different in- and out-of-network coverage levels
Select from high and low plan options with preventive services covered up to 100%
Rollover Benefit1 
Yes
Yes
No annual maximum
Bundled Savings2 
Available
Available
No Available maximum

PLAN FEATURES
Dentist Selection Required 
No
No
Yes
Implant Coverage3 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Cosmetic Coverage4 
Yes
Yes
N/A
Member Responsibility 
Coinsurance
Copay
Copay

ENHANCED BENEFITS
Additional cleaning: People with diabetes and Expecting Mothers 
Yes
Yes5
Yes5
Orthodontia Benefits 
Available
Available
Copay and discounts
Preventive Rewards 
Yes
Yes
Yes

FUNDING & ELIGIBILITY
Fully Insured Groups (2-9) 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully Insured Groups (10+) 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Self-funded Groups (10+) 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Voluntary/Non-Voluntary Plans 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Available as Dual or Multi-Plan Option 
Yes
Yes
Yes

1Limitations, exclusions, and frequency limits apply. Not all plans cover all services.
2Rollover benefit may be payable as a portion of unused annual maximum if member submits at least one claim for a covered cleaning during a benefit year and receives benefits that do not exceed the rollover threshold.
3Implant coverage is included on non-experience-rated plans for groups 10+ enrolled.
4Bundle discounts are available on groups 51+ when group combines fully insured medical plan with another specialty plan.
5An additional cleaning at $40 copay is available to people with diabetes and expectant mothers.

In-network comparison at-a-glance

In-Network Cost Comparison At a Glance1



BlueDental PPO


BlueDental Prime PPO


BlueDental DHMO


Deductible 

$50 individual/$150 family

$25 individual/$75 family

None

Annual Maximum 

$1,500

$2,0002

None

BENEFIT

Member Pays3

Member Pays3

Member Pays3

Oral Exam 

0% (coinsurance)

$0

$0

X-Rays (2 bitewing) 

0% (coinsurance)

$0

$0

Prophylaxis (cleaning) 

0% (coinsurance)

$0

$0

Periodontal Maintenance 

20% (after deductible)

$60

$69

Amalgam Filling (2-surface) 

20% (after deductible)

$32

$20

Composite Filling (posterior 2-surface) 

20% (after deductible)

$45

$65

Crown (porcelain fused to high noble metal) 

50% (after deductible)

$380

$500

Endodontic Therapy (molar) 

50% (after deductible)

$350

$432

Surgical Extraction 

50% (after deductible)

$40

$97

1Limitations, exclusions, and frequency limits apply. Not all plans cover all services.
2Includes separate $1,000 out-of-network annual maximum.
3Benefits shown are for informational purposes only.

Built-in value

BCBSAZ offers attractive features with our standard BlueDental plans:

No waiting periods

  • PPO plans for groups with 10+ employees or prior credible coverage
  • DHMO plans for all groups

Convenient savings*

  • Preventive and diagnostic services do not apply to the annual maximum**
  • Maximum rollover of unused benefits into next plan year (requires one cleaning per year)
  • Two-year rate guarantee

Customizable features*

  • Flexible self-funded options
  • Manage in-network and out-of-network coverage levels
  • Multiple plans offering endodontics, periodontics, and oral surgery in basic or major services
  • Maximum allowable charge (MAC), 80th to 90th percentile of usual and customary
  • Implant coverage included for groups with 10+ employees**

Contact your broker today for more information about how to take advantage of BlueDental’s extras and features for your employees.

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*Limitations, exclusions, and frequency limits apply.
**Applies only to PPO networks.

Voluntary dental plans

Don’t have the option of providing an employer contribution? You can still offer your employees dental insurance coverage with voluntary benefits. Plan features include:

  • Discounted group rates
  • Convenient payroll deductions
  • No waiting period with previous credible coverage*
  • The same plan benefits as non-voluntary plans

Ask your broker about voluntary dental plans, or contact us today for more information.

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*Credible dental coverage for greater than 12 months.