Portland, ME – The Root Cellar is pleased to announce receipt of a $5,000 grant from Northeast Delta Dental Foundation in support of our Smile Partners program.
WINDSOR, VT - Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, a non-profit community hospital, is pleased to announce that the Northeast Delta Dental Foundation has awarded the Hospital with a $6,000 grant in support of their dental voucher program. The Foundation strives to improve public access to oral health care and education in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.
Northeast Delta Dental's President & CEO, Tom Raffio, recently co-authored a book, There Are No Do-Overs: The Big Red Factors for Sustaining a Business Long Term, with NBA Hall of Famer, Dave Cowens, and former colleague, Barbara McLaughlin. Learn more about the book!
Christine Alibrandi, an attorney and Northeast Delta Dental's Health Care Reform Project Coordinator, was recently appointed to the Maine Health Exchange Advisory Committee by Mark Eves, Speaker of the Maine House of Representatives.
Depending on your age, certain aspects of your oral health may be more important to focus on than others. New documents are now available in our oral health library that explain these oral health habits for babies, children, teens, young adults, adults, and seniors. Whether it is wearing a mouthguard during team sports to protect teeth and gums from injury, or increasing your calcium intake to prevent osteoporosis, these documents share tips to improve oral and overall health at any age.
Little ghosts and goblins will trick-or-treat to collect as much candy as they can this Halloween, but it is not just kids who will enjoy the treats. Nearly 80-percent of parents admit they eat their children’s Halloween candy, according to the Delta Dental Children’s Oral Health Survey.1 But some candies have the potential to do more damage to teeth than others.
September 30, 2013 - We are all entering the brave, new world of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. There are many unknowns and few answers as to how the new Health Benefit Marketplaces (exchanges) will play out when they open for business tomorrow.
SACO, Maine – Delta Dental Plan of Maine announces the election of two new directors, Dr. Kyra Chadbourne, DDS, of Gorham, and retired United States Navy Admiral Gregory G. Johnson, of Harpswell. Both will serve three-year terms on the Delta Dental Plan of Maine Board of Directors.
Chamber presents breakfast on Affordable Care Act: “ABCs of the ACA: Top 10 Things You Need to Know About OBAMACARE”. The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce invites members and the public to an informational breakfast forum with guest speaker, Roger Sevigny, Commissioner of the New Hampshire Department of Insurance. The breakfast will be held on Wednesday, September 11th, from 7:30-9:00am at the Grappone Conference Center, 70 Commercial Street, Concord and is generously sponsored by Northeast Delta Dental.
Burlington, VT. – Northeast Delta Dental has been approved by the State of Vermont to offer dental plans on Vermont Health Connect, the State’s health benefit exchange. Vermont Health Connect is a web-based marketplace authorized by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which is scheduled to open in Vermont for enrollment on October 1, 2013.