More patients are becoming aware of the way that health issues can manifest in the mouth and oral health issues can exacerbate other medical conditions. With serious issues like heart disease being responsible for so many deaths in the U.S., your patients may be interested in learning how good dental health can improve their overall health. For patients who have medical conditions that affect their oral health, SmileWay® Wellness Benefits may be available to help meet their needs.
Not all patients are eligible for SmileWay Wellness benefits. To claim these benefits, patients must:
Members who have been diagnosed with any of the following are eligible for expanded coverage:
Members whose plans offer SmileWay Wellness Benefits are eligible for these added benefits each calendar or contract year:
If you have patients with medical issues that necessitate extra dental care, find out if they’re eligible for SmileWay Wellness Benefits. These benefits can help keep them both smiling and healthy!