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Delta Announces 2012 Rate Pass and Other Updates

Sep 20, 2011

Delta Dental
January 2012 Benefit & Rate Adjustments
Delta Dental has announced that all PPO and DeltaCare plans will receive a rate pass and voluntary plans will receive a rate reduction effective January 1, 2012.

Rate Pass
  • Delta PPO
  • DeltaCare
Rate Reduction
  • Voluntary plans will receive a 5% rate reduction

Overview of Changes
  • There will be no benefit changes
  • Classic Plan B plan will be discontinued
  • One new plan will be introduced
  • Upon renewal, groups will be provided with an open enrollment
Discontinued Plan
  • Classic Plan B will be discontinued to new business effective January 1, 2012
  • Existing membership may maintain this plan or move to another Delta Dental plan offered by their employer
One New PPO Plan
  • A new plan will be introduced for January 1, 2012 effective dates
  • This plan mimics the Classic Plan A; providing that all dentists are reimbursed at the lesser of the submitted charge or the PPO provider contracted fee
  • More details and rates will be shared as they become available
Please contact any member of your b&p Sales Team for assistance with quote requests and questions regarding the details above - 888.722.3373.
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