VA OFFERS DENTAL INSURANCE

by Christian Mower on November 19, 2013

THE VETERANS ADMINISTRATION IS OFFERING A NEW DENTAL INSURANCE PLAN TO ELIGIBLE VETERANS AND CERTAIN FAMILY MEMBERS.

VA SECRETARY ERIC SHINSEKI SAYS MORE THAN 8 MILLION VETERANS WHO ARE ENROLLED IN A VA HEALTHCARE PLAN CAN BUY ONE OF THE OFFERED DENTAL PLANS, WHAT HE CALLS “ANOTHER EXAMPLE OF VA CREATING PARTNERSHIPS WITH THE PRIVATE SECTOR TO DELIVER A RANGE OF HIGH QUALITY CARE AT AN AFFORDABLE COST FOR OUR…VETERANS.”

THERE ARE NO ELIGIBILITY LIMITATIONS BASED ON SERVICE CONNECTED DISABILITY RATING OR ENROLLMENT PRIORITY ASSIGNMENT.

PREMIUMS RANGE FROM ABOUT $9 TO $53 A MONTH AND AVAILABLE SERVICES INCLUDE DIAGNOSTIC, PREVENTIVE, SURGICAL, EMERGENCY AND RESTORATIVE TREATMENT.

COVERAGE BEGINS JAN1., 2014.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE CONWAY VA COMMUNITY BASED OUTPATIENT CLINIC AT 1-800-892-8384 EXT. 3199 OR SEE THE WEBSITE AT www.va.gov.