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Healthy Arizona Worksites Program honors Delta Dental

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Delta Dental of Arizona has established a culture of healthy living, keeping oral health, physical health and financial health as key components of its employee wellness initiatives. Now others are recognizing the state’s leading dental insurer for excellence in worksite wellness. The Healthy Arizona Worksites Program (HAWP) presented Delta Dental of Arizona with its Gold… Read More →

15 healthcare innovations that are impacting Arizona

The health of Arizona remains a concern. Arizona residents’ health is below average. The state ranks as the 29th healthiest in the nation, according to United Health Foundation’s 2016 America’s Health Rankings Annual Report. The good news is that the No. 29 ranking was an improvement over the previous year, when Arizona ranked 30th. But… Read More →

Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation grants nearly $500K

Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation has dulled out nearly $500,000 in grants to oral health education and preventative dental care groups focused on care for children and expectant mothers. The Foundation sent out these grants in the first quarter of 2017, with the nearly $500,000 distributed to 29 Arizona community groups serving high-risk children and… Read More →

Dental health tips for the school year

As a new school year begins for students across the state, many parents may be thinking about school supplies, earlier bedtimes and homework. But with tooth decay being one of the most common diseases among children, Delta Dental of Arizona is reminding parents to help prepare kids for a healthy and successful school year. According… Read More →

Meet the finalists for Healthcare Leadership Awards

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Each year, AZ Business magazine hosts the Healthcare Leadership Awards to honor the women, men and institutions that bring excellence and innovation to Arizona’s healthcare sector. Az Business is proud to announce the 2016 Healthcare Leadership Awards finalists, who were chosen by a panel of industry experts and will be recognized at the Healthcare Leadership… Read More →

Delta Dental of Arizona announces launch of DeltaVision

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Delta Dental of Arizona, the leading dental benefits provider in the state, announced DeltaVision® administered by Avēsis as a complement to its dental offerings. “As more employers are beginning to understand the relationship between oral health, vision health and overall health, the demand for reliable dental and vision care coverage is increasing,” said Corki Larsen,… Read More →

Delta Dental of Arizona named Center of Excellence

Delta Dental of Arizona has announced its certification as a Center of Excellence by BenchmarkPortal. The Center of Excellence recognition is one of the most prestigious awards in the customer service and support industry and highlights Delta Dental’s commitment to improve lives by promoting optimal oral health. “Our customer service and claims departments are focused on… Read More →

Delta Dental of AZ hires Barbara Crawford as VP

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Delta Dental of Arizona is pleased to announce the hiring of Barbara Crawford, who comes from United Concordia, as the dental insurance company’s vice president of sales and client service. “We are thrilled to welcome Barbara to the Delta Dental team,” said Allan Allford, CEO for Delta Dental of Arizona. “Her extensive experience selling dental… Read More →

Sandi Perez of Delta Dental of Arizona earns honor

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Sandi Perez, Delta Dental of Arizona Vice President of Communications & Community Benefit, has been selected as a 2015 Kids at Heart Award honoree by the Children’s Museum of Phoenix Board of Directors and gala committee. She will be honored at the upcoming Children’s Museum of Phoenix Havana Nights gala on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Each year the… Read More →

Skartveit named Delta’s director of underwriting

Delta Dental of Arizona announced the hiring of Eric Skartveit as the dental insurance company’s new director of underwriting. “We are excited to have Eric as a part of the Delta Dental team,” said Craig Livesay, Delta Dental of Arizona’s vice president of operations. “His expertise in dental product strategy, risk management and financial consulting… Read More →

ACA and Dental Insurance: 5 Things to Think About

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While much of the attention on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act has focused on medical coverage, Arizona residents are also able to purchase dental insurance through the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) beginning on Oct. 1, 2013, through March 31, 2014. Delta Dental of Arizona states, “We are especially pleased that the new law… Read More →

Delta Dental launches new mobile app

Delta Dental is proud to announce its new mobile application available for mobile devices using iOS (Apple) or Android. Launched two weeks ago, the app has over 1,000 downloads to date. With this new, free mobile app, subscribers can search for a dentist, view claims and coverage details and access their ID cards right from… Read More →

Delta Dental names Director of Legal Affairs

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Delta Dental of Arizona is pleased to announce the hiring of Anne Bishop as the dental insurance company’s Director of Legal Affairs and Compliance. “We are thrilled to welcome Anne to the Delta Dental team,” said Allan Allford, CEO for Delta Dental of Arizona. “Her expertise in health care law will be an asset as… Read More →

2011 Best of the Best Winners

2010 Best of the Best Awards
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On March 31st, the 2011 Best of the Best Awards reception and dinner was held at Camelback Inn where Ranking Arizona recognized the companies that Arizona’s public ranked as their favorites to do business with. During this special night of networking and celebrations, Ranking Arizona presented awards to its 2010 B.O.B. winners, 2010 and 2011… Read More →