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Dental insurance is a limited benefit (not like your medical insurance where something could be medically necessary).
What is the yearly benefit?
The calendar year (January through December) provides benefits of up to $1,300.
What if I am changing dentists?
Because there is no network, you can go to any dentist in or out of state of Maine. If the dentist won’t bill the insurance on your behalf then you can be reimbursed for any eligible claims.
Do I need to wait for my benefits to start after my effective date?
There are no waiting periods.
What are some of the limitations under the preventive benefit?
Are there any orthodontic benefits?
There is $1,100 for orthodontic benefits for dependents under the age of 19 under plans 1 or 2.
Until what age are my children covered?
They can be covered up to age 26. No proof of dependent status is required.
What about when I terminate employment or retiree?
Who do I call if I have questions on my plan?
You can call either MSMA (207) 626-5444 or Patient Advocates, LLC (1-800-290-8559) for any benefits questions. If you have claims questions you will need to contact Patient Advocates, LLC.
Be sure to mark your calendar for these upcoming events.
Legislative Updates – A New Take on School Consolidation Workshop
September 8, 2017 – Augusta Civic Center
Co-sponsored with Drummond Woodsum
Click here to register
MSSA Annual Fall Meeting
October 25, 2017
44th Annual MSMA Fall Conference
October 26-27, 2017