Dental

2018 Provincial Dental Association Fee Guide Adjustments

2018-05-12T14:09:18+00:00

Employee benefit plan sponsors will note that with each renewal, their Provider will assign a trend/inflation increase to their dental renewal rates for the upcoming period. Dental trend is broken down into two components; one being utilization, whereby there is an expectation of increased usage of the plan as members become more aware of their dental benefits and suppliers [...]

2018 Provincial Dental Association Fee Guide Adjustments2018-05-12T14:09:18+00:00

Provincial Dental Fee Guide Increases – 2016

2018-04-17T15:55:12+00:00

Most provincial and territorial dental associations release their annual dental fee guides at this time of the year. Typically, there is an overall increase for dental services provided by general practitioners. Insurers use the information contained in the provincial/territorial fee guides to establish reimbursement levels for the dental services members receive and to ensure that fees are [...]

Provincial Dental Fee Guide Increases – 20162018-04-17T15:55:12+00:00

Suggested Dental Fee Guide Increases for 2015

2018-04-17T15:55:13+00:00

Suggested Dental Fee Guide Increases for 2015 It’s that time of year when most provincial and territorial dental associations’ release their annual dental fee guides. Typically, there is an overall increase for dental services provided by general practitioners. We use the information contained in the dental fee guides to establish reimbursement levels for the dental [...]

Suggested Dental Fee Guide Increases for 20152018-04-17T15:55:13+00:00

Ontario Dental Association Fee Guide – Effective January, 2012

2018-04-17T15:55:46+00:00

The Ontario Dental Association Fee Guide releases the new rates that members of their Association are encouraged to charge. The overall increase for 2012 is 2.54%. Typically, there is an increase across the board for dental services performed by general practitioners.  The increase is a weighted average, which is based on the frequency of procedures occurring in [...]

Ontario Dental Association Fee Guide – Effective January, 20122018-04-17T15:55:46+00:00

Dental and Medical Tourism

2018-04-17T15:55:47+00:00

Although you may have heard of medical tourism—travelling to another country to have a medical procedure or treatment – did you know that dental tourism follows a similar model and is also gaining momentum? The motivation for taking this route is typically some combination of cost savings as well as better and quicker access to [...]

Dental and Medical Tourism2018-04-17T15:55:47+00:00