WHERE ART AND SCIENCE MEET The Aegis & The Record December 2, 2022 by Tony Roberts Joanne Presbury of Bel Air is a three-year amputee. After Presbury, 62, lost her leg to diabetes, her physical therapist referred her to Real Life Prosthetics for a replacement, she said. Presbury lost all but one of her toes on her right foot, and lost her left leg up to her knee. She not only found a place that got her to walk like she never lost a leg, but a company that cared about what she wants, she said. "They
Starting a small business is a big undertaking. Fortunately, if you're a freelancer looking to turn your side hustle into a full-fledged business, there are some steps you can take to increase your chances of success. In this article, we'll outline some of the key things you need to do to start a small business in New Castle County, Delaware.Creating a Business Plan One of the first things you should do when starting a small business is to create a business plan. This document will outline your business
At the height of the pandemic, BeneCare Dental Plans turned to telemedicine to help provide its members access to live consultations with licensed dentists to triage a dental crisis.BeneCare is now covering virtual visits as a permanent benefit for all active members, giving them 24/7 access to dental care. LEARN MORE
Sustainability has become a hot-button issue, with people increasingly committed to eco-friendly practices that preserve the environment. If you're thinking of starting a business in real estate development, embracing sustainability is a savvy move. According to Deloitte, consumers are eager to support eco-conscious companies, giving you a competitive advantage. Sustainable business practices have other benefits for real estate development too. Find out more about the advantages of sustainability and how
3 KEYS TO HELP BEND THE PREMIUM COST CURVEValue-based health care models can help bend the premium cost curve. BeneCare’s Dental Director, Patrice Ierardi, DMD, offers a primer on how a value-based model can work to improve health and lower costs. Here are three keys to help control costs
BENECARE’S TIPS FOR AVOIDING SURPRISE DENTAL BILLS The “No Surprises Act,” which went into effect on January 1, 2022, helps protect patients against surprise medical bills. However, the provision applies primarily to self-funded and fully insured medical plans, not excepted benefits such as standalone dental and vision. BeneCare has prepared a brief primer to educate patients on a way to help avoid surprise dental bills. LEARN HOW TO HELP AVOID SURPRISE DENTAL BILLS
HAVE YOU CONSIDERED SELF-FUNDING YOUR DENTAL PLAN? BeneCare’s Premium Credit Program gives you the benefit of a fixed monthly premium and the potential savings of self-funding. Learn more.
BENECARE OFFERS TIPS ON EVALUATING PLAN DESIGNSThe proper plan design is key to mitigating costs while providing access that is usable and helps provide the best value. Here are some plan design considerations to help you get the best value for your population.
BENECARE JOINS ZYWAVE’S CPQ PLATFORM Now you can quote BeneCare small group (10-49) and Indie group (2-9) plans using the Zywave CPQ platform. Generate instant quotes for: Small group (10 – 49 enrolled) — 10 plans (3 EPOs, 7 PPOs).Indie group (2 – 9 enrolled) — 3 plans (1 EPO, 2 PPOs). GET STARTED WITH ZYWAVE’S CPQ ATTENTION NON-ZYWAVE USERSIf you’re not on the CPQ platform, BeneCare has its own online quoting engine called BeneQuote. In 3 simple steps, you can generate a small group quote and have
BeneCare Dental Plans has teamed up with area dental offices to giveaway oral health kits to local kids. Each kit will be used as a teaching tool to encourage kids to practice good oral hygiene, a beneficial health habit that will serve them for a lifetime. For more information about Children’s Dental Health Month and dental resources available to underserved kids, visit our website.