The Beginner's Guide to Teeth Whitening

By Matt Wilkes | Members, Dental Health | No Comments

Most people desire a bright, white smile they can show off with confidence. But many factors can conspire together to discolor teeth — some you can control and others you can't. Fortunately, there’s a potential solution for pesky stains: teeth whitening.

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Beam Teams with Angle Health to Deliver Dynamic Employee Benefits

By Matt Wilkes | Dental Insurance, Beam News, Dental Benefits | No Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (September 30, 2021) — Today, Beam Dental announced it is now a partner with Angle Health, a digital-first healthcare benefits provider for the modern employee. 

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Beam Dental Is Now Live in Virginia!

By Matt Wilkes | Dental Insurance, Beam News, Employee Benefits, Dental Benefits, Vision Insurance, Vision Benefits | No Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (July 8, 2021) — Beam Dental is glad to announce that it is now licensed to provide employee benefits in the state of Virginia.

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Beam Teams With ThreeFlow to Further Streamline RFP Process

By Matt Wilkes | Beam News | No Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (June 23, 2021) — Today, Beam Dental announced it is now a certified partner with ThreeFlow, a Benefits Placement System designed to help brokers and insurance providers buy, sell, and manage employee benefits in one shared system.With Beam now on ThreeFlow, brokers can...

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What Is a Waiting Period for Dental Insurance?

By Matt Wilkes | Dental Insurance, Brokers, Dental Benefits, Members, Employers | 1 Comment

When you purchase something new, you probably want to use it right away. Dental insurance doesn’t always work that way. Some plans come with a “waiting period.” What does that mean, and does Beam have a waiting period? Allow us to explain.

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Just Got Dental Insurance? Here's What to Know

By Matt Wilkes | Dental Insurance, Dental Benefits, Members | 1 Comment

So, you just signed up for dental insurance for the first time. This is an important step for keeping a healthy mouth and a bright smile! Before scheduling your first appointment with a dentist, though, it pays to learn more about your coverage. By getting familiar with insurance terminology and...

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Do Dental Benefits Roll Over From Year to Year?

By Matt Wilkes | Dental Insurance, Brokers, Dental Benefits, Members, Employers | No Comments

PPO dental plans often come with annual maximums, which are just what they sound like: the maximum amount of money your plan pays for covered dental services in a benefit year. If you go over this threshold, you’d pay for any remaining services out of pocket. That said, many people don’t meet...

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4 Tips for Navigating Open Enrollment in 2020

By Matt Wilkes | Dental Insurance, Employee Benefits, Dental Benefits, Members, Vision Insurance, Open Enrollment, Group Life Benefits, Life Insurance, Vision Benefits | No Comments

It’s that time of year for many companies across the nation: open enrollment. As an employee, this is your only opportunity to select benefits for the next year (unless you have a qualifying life event), which means it’s not something to take lightly. You’ll be making crucial decisions about...

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What to Know About Face Masks & Your Dental Health

By Matt Wilkes | Members, Dental Health | No Comments

Masks have become a part of everyday life in 2020, as research has increasingly shown they’re effective in slowing the spread of COVID-191. Whether you wear a mask while you work or when you go to the grocery store, you may wonder if it has any consequences for your dental health. Long story...

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Beam Unveils Tool to Give Dental Providers Fast Access to Patient Info

By Matt Wilkes | Beam News | No Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Nov. 4, 2020) — Today, Beam Dental announced its new and improved Provider Portal, a self-service tool that allows dental providers to quickly verify patient coverage and information. 

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