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LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Butte County Thompson Fire Proclamation Issued on July 3, 2024

07/03/2024

On July 3, 2024, Governor Newsom issued a State of Emergency Proclamation to Butte County for the Thompson Fire that began on July 2, 2024, and has since burned 4,000 acres, prompting evacuation orders for thousands. This fire threatens structures, homes, critical infrastructure, and health, and congregate care facilities. The high temperatures and winds have increased the fire’s spread, causing imminent threat to life, with an Excessive Heat Warning in effect for Butte County. LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) serves members in Butte County.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for California Communities Impacted by Severe Storms in March – Expanded to Del Norte County on June 21, 2024

06/25/2024

On June 21, 2024, Governor Newsom issued a State of Emergency Proclamation to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of severe winter storms in March. The expansion of this proclamation adds the county of Del Norte which suffered severe damage to roads and highways. This proclamation impacts the following counties – Del Norte, Alameda, Contra Costa, Los Angeles, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Plumas, San Bernardino, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, Trinity, and Ventura. LIBERTY serves members in all 19 counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Los Angeles County Winter Storm Proclamation Issued on June 21, 2024

06/25/2024

On June 21, 2024, Governor Newsom issued a State of Emergency Proclamation to support ongoing recovery efforts for the January 10, 2024, and January 22, 2024, winter storms that struck Los Angeles County. This includes the City of Avalon within the County, threatening life and safety, public and private property and structures, and other critical infrastructure. LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) serves members in Los Angelese County.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Glenn, Humboldt, Marin, Napa, Santa Clara, Solano, and Trinity Counties for February Storms Proclamation Issued on June 21, 2024

06/25/2024

On June 21, 2024, Governor Newsom issued a State of Emergency Proclamation to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to “February 2024 Storms,” including a series of atmospheric river events. This proclamation impacts the following counties Glenn, Humboldt, Marin, Napa, Santa Clara, Solano, and Trinity Counties. LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) serves members in all the above counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for California Communities Impacted by Severe Storms in March

05/24/2024

On May 3, 2024, Governor Newsom issued a State of Emergency Proclamation to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of severe winter storms in March. This proclamation impacts the following counties - Alameda, Contra Costa, Los Angeles, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Plumas, San Bernardino, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, Trinity and Ventura. LIBERTY serves members in all 18 counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Five Additional California Communities Impacted by Severe Winter Storms

02/02/2024

On February 2, 2024, Governor Newsom extended a State of Emergency to seven counties support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of severe winter storms in both late December 2023 and early January 2024.  The seven counties now included are San Diego, Santa Barbara, Humboldt, Imperial, Monterey, San Mateo, and Santa Cruz.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Eight Southern California Communities Impacted by Severe Winter Storms

02/04/2024

On February 4, 2024, Governor Newsom expanded a State of Emergency to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of severe winter storms in eight Southern California counties which are Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. LIBERTY serves members in all eight counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Contributes $7,500 to the TeamSmile ® National Football League (NFL) Event for Child-Focused Dental Programs in Louisiana and Tennessee

04/23/2024

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LIBERTY Dental Plan Contributes $7,500 to the TeamSmile® National Football League (NFL) Event for Child-Focused Dental Programs in Louisiana and Tennessee

 

  • Sponsorship supports solutions for children in need to have life-changing dental experiences through the influence of sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— (BUSINESS WIRE)—April 23, 2024—LIBERTY Dental Plan, a leading benefits administrator founded in 2002 by dentists and health industry professionals which currently administers dental benefits in all 50 states, today announced a $7,500 contribution to TeamSmile’s NFL spring/summer 2024 program, supporting solutions for Louisiana and Tennessee children in need to have life-changing dental experiences through the influence of sports.


LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for 19 California Communities Impacted by Winter Storms in Early February

03/22/2024

On March 22, 2024, Governor Newsom expanded a State of Emergency issued on February 4, 2024 to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of severe winter storms in early February. This proclamation was expanded to the following 11 additional counties - Alameda, Butte, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Monterey, Sacramento, San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Sonoma and Sutter.  There are now 19 impacted counties from the early February storms including the following 8  Southern California counties which are Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. LIBERTY serves members in all 19 counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announced as 2024 CIO 100 Award Winner

03/18/2024

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LIBERTY Dental Plan Announced as 2024 CIO 100 Award Winner


  • Foundry’s CIO 100 award recognizes enterprise excellence and innovation in IT

 

TUSTIN, Calif.— (BUSINESS WIRE)—March 18, 2024—Foundry’s CIO has named LIBERTY Dental Plan as a 2024 CIO 100 award winner. For more than 25 years, the CIO 100 Awards have recognized innovative organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of strategic and operational excellence in IT. 


LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for San Diego and Ventura County Members Impacted by Winter Storms

01/23/2024

On January 23, 2024, Governor Newsom expanded a State of Emergency to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of winter storms in San Diego and Ventura counties. LIBERTY serves members in both counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Los Angeles County Members Impacted by I-10 Freeway Fire

11/14/2023

On November 11, 2023, Governor Newsom issued a State of Emergency in regard to the impact of the 1-10 Freeway Fire to Los Angeles County residents. LIBERTY serves members in Los Angeles County.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Launches New Case Management Platform

03/14/2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   

 

LIBERTY Dental Plan Launches Innovations in Oral Health with Generative Artificial Intelligence (GenAI) Capabilities in Care Management and Enhancements to Its Benefits and Rewards for Utilization, Services, and Healthy Outcomes (B.R.U.S.H.®) Program  

 
  • Innovative advancements position LIBERTY as industry-leading, best-in-class dental benefits administrator 

  • GenAI-based Care Management powered by careassistant.ai enables creation of accurate "care plans" for members, while automating reporting capabilities to deliver timely results to regulators and health plan partners

  • B.R.U.S.H. program streamlines preventative dentistry across the country by working closely with LIBERTY’s network providers to complete patients’ chairside risk assessments and offer enhanced frequency of benefits while rewarding participating providers with annual incentives for healthy outcomes 

LIBERTY Appoints Dorie Ramey as Chief People Officer

02/27/2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LIBERTY Appoints Dorie Ramey as Chief People Officer

  • Ramey brings nearly 30 years of experience in healthcare consulting and corporate
    Human Resources roles
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LIBERTY Dental Plan Donates $10,000 to Support Hurricane Idalia Relief Efforts in Florida

09/13/2023

Funds donated to Florida Disaster Fund to aid communities in Florida impacted by Hurricane Idalia
 
TALLAHASSEE, Florida.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Sept. 13, 2023—LIBERTY Dental Plan of
Florida, Inc. (LIBERTY), a dental benefits administrator serving members throughout the areas
impacted by Hurricane Idalia, today announced it is donating $10,000 for Hurricane Idalia relief
efforts to Florida Disaster Fund, which supports response and recover activities during times of
disaster and recovery.
Funds donated to Florida Disaster Fund to aid communities in Florida impacted by Hurricane Idalia
 
TALLAHASSEE, Florida.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Sept. 13, 2023—LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida, Inc. (LIBERTY), a dental benefits administrator serving members throughout the areas impacted by Hurricane Idalia, today announced it is donating $10,000 for Hurricane Idalia relief efforts to Florida Disaster Fund, which supports response and recover activities during times of disaster and recovery.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Appoints Healthcare Veteran Tom Choate as President and CEO

02/20/2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LIBERTY Dental Plan Appoints Healthcare Veteran Tom Choate as President and CEO

  • Choate brings more than 25 years as a senior executive at UnitedHealth Group in a variety of leadership roles focused on delivering high-quality, affordable, long-term solutions.
  • Choate joined the LIBERTY Dental Plan Board of Directors in September 2023.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Siskiyou County Members Impacted by Tropical Storm Hillary

09/12/2023

On September 12, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded a State of Emergency to support ongoing recovery efforts in regard to the impact of Tropical Storm Hillary in Siskiyou County. LIBERTY serves members in Siskiyou County.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Fires in Del Norte and Siskiyou Counties

08/29/2023

On August 29, 2023, Governor Newsom proclaimed a State of Emergency to support response and recovery efforts for the Smith River Complex fire in Del Norte and the Happy Camp Complex fire in Siskiyou County. LIBERTY serves members in both counties impacted by these fires.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Appoints Seasoned Financial Leader Jian Yu as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Actuarial Officer

12/19/2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LIBERTY Dental Plan Appoints Seasoned Financial Leader Jian Yu as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Actuarial Officer

  • Yu brings over 25 years of combined experience in finance and actuarial leadership, and strategic advisory roles
  • Yu most recently served as Vice President, Associate Chief Actuary for Markets outside California at Kaiser Permanente

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Hurricane Hillary

08/19/2023

On August 19, 2023, Governor Newsom proclaimed a State of Emergency for much of Southern California to support Hurricane Hillary response and recovery efforts. LIBERTY serves members throughout all of the areas impacted by Hurricane Hillary.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms in 43 California Counties

03/14/2023

On March 14, 2023, Governor Newsom proclaimed a State of Emergency in 3 additional California counties impacted by severe winter storms. Impacted counties are  Alpine, Orange, and Trinity.  These counties join the following 40 California counties already impacted:  Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare, Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte, Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 43 California counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms in 53 California Counties

06/28/2023

On June 16, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded his State of Emergency and added Ventura County to those counties
impacted by severe winter storms. Ventura County joins the following 52 California counties already impacted: Solano,
Alpine, Trinity, Orange, Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis
Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare, Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino,
Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus,
Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte, Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers
dental benefits to members in all 53 California counties.
On June 16, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded his State of Emergency and added Ventura County to those counties impacted by severe winter storms. Ventura County joins the following 52 California counties already impacted: Solano, Alpine, Trinity, Orange, Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare, Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte, Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 53 California counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms in 52 California Counties

06/01/2023

On May 15, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded his State of Emergency and added Solano County to those counties impacted by severe winter storms. Solano County joins the following 51 California counties already impacted:  Alpine, Trinity, Orange, Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare, Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte, Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 52 California counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms in 13 Counties

03/02/2023

On March 1, 2023, Governor Newsom proclaimed a State of Emergency in 13 counties impacted by severe winter storms. Impacted counties are Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma and Tulare. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 13 counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announces New CEO

03/01/2023

IRVINE, Calif. & NEW YORK (Business Wire) – LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY) has selected Marti Lolli as president and CEO, a role previously held by the company’s founder, Amir Neshat, D.D.S. Dr. Neshat will serve as chairman for LIBERTY’s board of directors.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announces New Chief Dental Officer

05/09/2023

IRVINE, Calif. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY) has appointed Rosa “Rosie” Roldan, DMD, MD, to the role of chief dental officer. Dr. Roldan, a board-certified pediatric dentist and physician, previously served as LIBERTY’s vice president of provider relations, clinical affairs and dental wellness and as the dental director for LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms in 51 California Counties

04/20/2023

On April 20, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded his State of Emergency and added 4 additional California counties
impacted by severe winter storms. Additional impacted counties are Contra Costa, Riverside, San Diego, and Yolo.
These counties join the following 47 California counties already impacted: Alpine, Trinity, Orange, Amador, Kern, Los
Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare,
Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas,
Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte,
Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 51
California counties.
On April 20, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded his State of Emergency and added 4 additional California countiesimpacted by severe winter storms. Additional impacted counties are Contra Costa, Riverside, San Diego, and Yolo.These counties join the following 47 California counties already impacted: Alpine, Trinity, Orange, Amador, Kern, LosAngeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare,Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas,Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte,Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 51 California counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms

01/04/2023

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On January 4, 2023, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation for the winter storms throughout California.  

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Humboldt County Earthquake

12/20/2022

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On December 20, 2022, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation for the Humboldt County earthquake. 

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Winter Storms in 47 California Counties

03/28/2023

On March 28, 2023, Governor Newsom expanded his State of Emergency and added 4 additional California counties impacted by severe winter storms. Additional impacted counties are Alameda, Marin, Modoc, and Shasta.  These counties join the following 43 California counties already impacted:  Alpine, Trinity, Orange, Amador, Kern, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sierra, Sonoma, Tulare, Butte, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Lake, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Yuba, Calaveras, Del Norte, Glenn, Kings, San Benito and San Joaquin. LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in all 47 California counties.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Partners with Kaiser Permanente’s Mid-Atlantic Region for Dental Benefits Coverage

10/25/2022

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY) is proud to announce it will serve as the Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic dental benefits administrator for dental services and coverage as of January 1, 2024.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Tropical Storm Kay

09/16/2022

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On September 16, 2022, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation for Imperial, Inyo, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, and Riverside Counties due to the effects of Tropical Storm Kay. 

LIBERTY Dental offering free care at Adult Dental Days

09/21/2022

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada (LIBERTY), in partnership with Community Health Alliance, is hosting two Adult Dental Days to address gaps in oral health coverage in the community after the first was completely full. These free events will offer services including on-site dental screenings, fluoride varnish applications and select emergency services.

New Jersey health center becomes first FQHC to host, graduate community dental heath coordinators

09/21/2022

‘It bridges the gap between the medical and dental fields with needed public health and care coordination skills for our dental professionals’
 

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Madera County, Modoc County and Siskiyou County Fires

09/19/2022

IRVINE, Calif.-- On September 19, 2022, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation for Madera County due to the Fork Fire, Modoc County due to the Barnes Fire and Siskiyou County due to the Mountain Fire.  LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in these counties. 

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Fairview and Mosquito Fires

09/13/2022

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On September 8, 2022, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation for Riverside, El Dorado and Placer Counties due to the effects of the Fairview and Mosquito fires.  LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in these counties. LIBERTY Dental Plan has not, as of this date, experienced any disruption to plan operations. Our corporate office and operations center is located in Irvine, CA in the County of Orange and has not been impacted by the fires. Additionally, we do not anticipate any disruption to our operations and will be available to members including after hours and on the weekend. We are communicating our availability to potentially impacted enrollees through this press release, our website and social media. We have taken steps to ensure that our members' oral health care needs are met through a dedicated, toll-free number to our call center including 24/7 call availability to refer members to a dentist.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Mill Fire

09/08/2022


IRVINE, Calif. -On September 2, 2022, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation for Siskiyou County due to the effects of the Mill Fire.  LIBERTY Dental Plan administers dental benefits to members in these counties. LIBERTY Dental Plan has not, as of this date, experienced any disruption to plan operations. Our corporate office and operations center is located in Irvine, CA in the County of Orange and has not been impacted by the fires. Additionally, we do not anticipate any disruption to our operations and will be available to members including after hours and on the weekend. We are communicating our availability to potentially impacted enrollees through this press release, our website and social media. We have taken steps to ensure that our members' oral health care needs are met through a dedicated, toll-free number to our call center including 24/7 call availability to refer members to a dentist.

LIBERTY Dental Plan of New York Awards 12 Scholarships in Partnership with PENCIL

07/27/2022

UNIONDALE, N.Y., --(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan of New York (LIBERTY), an affiliate of LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation, proudly announced the award of 12 post-secondary scholarships. The scholarships are given to graduates of Union Square Academy for Health Sciences in Manhattan, New York. The goal is to support students further their post-secondary education in health-related fields, with a focus on Black and Latino graduates. The scholarships are part of a collaborative partnership with the Public Education Needs Civic Involvement in Learning (PENCIL) as a Sponsoring Business Partner for the 2021-2022 school year.

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada partners with HealtHIE Nevada Information Exchange

07/19/2022

Partnership will allow healthcare providers to focus on and prioritize patient care.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Earns URAC Accreditation in Dental Plan

07/01/2022

 
The designation demonstrates the highest level of commitment to quality healthcare

LIBERTY Dental Plan provides free care to uninsured adults with Adult Dental Days

06/02/2022

 

Reno, Nev. – Beginning this year, LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada (LIBERTY), in partnership with Community Health Alliance, will host a series of Adult Dental Days to address gaps in oral health coverage in the community. These free events will feature on-site dental screenings, fluoride varnish applications, select emergency services and more. Held at Community Health Alliance’s Sparks location at 2244 Oddie Boulevard., Adult Dental Days will take place on Tuesday, June 7, September 13, and December 6, 2022. Appointments for each day will begin at 7 a.m. and last until 4 p.m. Reservations are highly encouraged and can be made by emailing nvprevents@libertydentalplan.com.

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Oklahoma, Inc. Announces Grand Opening of Oklahoma Operations Center

04/14/2022

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Oklahoma, Inc. has spent the last year establishing a footprint in the state of Oklahoma to provide quality, affordable dental benefits. The Oklahoma team started with only a few employees and can now boast that we are 80 strong and counting. On April 12, 2022, from 4 to 6 p.m., LIBERTY will celebrate the opening of its 22,000 square feet office facility at 5600 N. May Avenue, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73112 which houses just under 100 employees with plans and room for growth.

LIBERTY Dental New York IPA, Inc. Expands Platinum Practice Program

04/04/2022

LIBERTY Dental New York IPA (LIBERTY), is proud to announce the expansion of its exclusive Platinum Practice Program in New York state. Platinum Practice is a collaborative program that recognizes and rewards dental practices for outstanding quality performance, commitment to comprehensive patient care, service, and accessibility in serving LIBERTY’s members.

Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe Acquires Majority Stake in LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation

03/02/2022

Transaction Comes as LIBERTY Seeks to Fast-Track Investments, Expand Unique Dental Care Management Model and Accelerate Growth.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation Celebrates 20 Years of making members smile, one smile at a time

02/18/2022

LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY), one of the nation’s premier dental benefits administrators, announced the commemoration of its 20 th anniversary as a company serving its members, providers, and government and health plan clients.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation Awarded NCQA Accreditation in Utilization Management and Credentialing

02/16/2022

LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY), one of the nation's premier dental benefits administrators, announced that it has successfully completed accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for Utilization Management and Credentialing. Each designation is valid for three years.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation Creates Dental Advisory Board to Champion Value-Based Care

09/13/2021

LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY), one of the nation’s premier dental benefits administrators, announced today the creation of a Value-Based Care Advisory Board to drive its dental care and delivery practices. 

The UNLV School of Dental Medicine and LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada have teamed up to provide dental care for low-income children.

03/20/2021

The UNLV School of Dental Medicine and LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada have teamed up to provide dental care for low-income children.

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Oklahoma Awarded Oklahoma State Dental Benefits Administrator Contract

03/18/2021

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Oklahoma Awarded Oklahoma State Dental Benefits Administrator Contract

LIBERTY Dental Plan Partners with Improve Your Tomorrow to Create Scholarship Program

February 24, 2021

LIBERTY Dental Plan Partners with Improve Your Tomorrow to Create Scholarship Program

Champions of Tomorrow to provide four $10,000 scholarships for young men of color.

More Than Half of Floridians Delaying Dental Care for Themselves or Their Families

10/16/2020

Survey: More Than Half of Floridians Delaying Dental Care for Themselves or Their Families

With residents postponing visits to the dentist, experts at LIBERTY Dental Plan offer advice for dental care during the pandemic

LIBERTY Reaches 5 Million Members

10/05/2020

We are pleased to announce that, as of October 2020, LIBERTY Dental Plan has welcomed our 5 millionth member!

LIBERTY Launches “Community Smiles” Program in Florida to Help Enrollees Navigate Social Needs

10/01/2020

LIBERTY Launches “Community Smiles” Program in Florida to Help Enrollees Navigate Social Needs

LIBERTY Dental Plan (“LIBERTY”) announces the launch of the new “Community Smiles” Program to help our Florida Medicaid enrollees address barriers to health and connect to free or reduced-cost community resources

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Extreme Heat and Fires

08/20/2020

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by Extreme Heat and Fires

On August 18, 2020, Governor Newsom issued an emergency proclamation of a Statewide State of Emergency due to the extreme heat and fire weather conditions.

LIBERTY Launches “Community Smiles” Program in Sacramento County, California to Help Members Navigate Social Needs

07/01/2020

LIBERTY Launches “Community Smiles” Program in Sacramento County, California to Help Members Navigate Social Needs

LIBERTY Dental Plan (“LIBERTY”) announces the launch of the new “Community Smiles” Program to help our members address barriers to health and connect to free or reduced-cost community resources.

LIBERTY Launches “Community Smiles” Program in Los Angeles County to Help Members Navigate Social Needs

08/03/2020

LIBERTY Launches “Community Smiles” Program in Los Angeles County to Help Members Navigate Social Needs

IRVINE, Calif. - LIBERTY Dental Plan (“LIBERTY”) announces the expansion of the “Community Smiles” Program to the Los Angeles area to help our members address barriers to health and connect to free or reduced-cost community resources.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by LA County Civil Unrest

06/02/2020

LIBERTY Dental Plan Establishes a Dedicated Toll-Free Number for Members Impacted by LA County Civil Unrest

IRVINE, Calif.-- On May 30, 2020, Governor Newsom declared a state of emergency in California due the effects of civil unrest in Los Angeles County.

LIBERTY ANNOUNCES EXPANDED TELEDENTISTRY TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS

03/17/2020

LIBERTY ANNOUNCES EXPANDED TELEDENTISTRY TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS

LIBERTY Dental Plan remains fully operational and continues to monitor federal and state guidance in response to the COVID-19 Virus.

LIBERTY Dental Plan expands its Virtual Dental Services (TeleHealth/TeleDentistry) in response to the current pandemic (Leer en Español)

03/23/2020

 

Our solution is designed to provide enrollees remote access to a broad spectrum of dental care needs via several digital and telecommunication technologies 24/7 and it’s designed to divert hospital emergency room visits in lieu of the current Pandemic.

Coronavirus - COVID-19 Resources (Leer en Español)

03/05/2020

 

 
There has been a lot of information in the news about the current outbreak of a respiratory disease known as Coronavirus Disease 2019 or COVID-19. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and has recommended the following actions to help prevent its spread:

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – American Dental Association Informational Handout (Leer en Español)

03/05/2020

On February 24, 2020, the American Dental Association (ADA) released an informational handout for dentists on the coronavirus disease COVID-19, which covers strategies for helping prevent the transmission of suspected respiratory disease in the dental health care setting, and answers frequently asked questions related to the virus, based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

AI Can Lead to Lower Dentist Bills

07/16/2019

AI Can Lead to Lower Dentist Bills

LIBERTY Dental Plan's Founder and CEO, Dr. Amir Neshat quoted in the Wall Street Journal.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Earns Full URAC Accreditation

07/11/2019

LIBERTY Dental Plan Earns Full URAC Accreditation

LIBERTY Dental Plan of California Medicaid HMO and Exchange HMO is proud to announce that it has earned full URAC accreditation under the Dental Plan Version 7.3 Program. By achieving this status, LIBERTY Dental Plan of California and its affiliate, LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation including subsidiaries in Nevada and Florida, has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.

LIBERTY Announces Transformative Value-Based Dental Programs in California, Florida, Nevada and New York

07/09/2019

LIBERTY Announces Transformative Value-Based Dental Programs in California, Florida, Nevada and New York

LIBERTY, one of the largest and most experienced national dental insurers in government sponsored programs, is announcing their premier Value-Based Dental Program exclusively designed to prevent dental disease, promote wellness, and reward providers based on patient health outcomes.

LIBERTY Dental Scores High 5 Award from First 5 Sacramento

01/09/2019

LIBERTY Dental Scores High 5 Award from First 5 Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— LIBERTY Dental Plan is honored to announce that on January 8, 2019, we received the “High Five Award” from the Sacramento, California First 5 Commission at the “Raise Up Sacramento” ceremony held at the Golden One Center.

LIBERTY Awarded Florida Medicaid Statewide Dental Plan Contract

08/07/2018

LIBERTY Awarded Florida Medicaid Statewide Dental Plan Contract

IRVINE, Calif.-- LIBERTY is pleased to announce that on June 28, 2018, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) published its Notice of Intent to Award a Florida Medicaid Statewide Dental Plan Contract to LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida, Inc. LIBERTY will be one of three dental plan administrators serving approximately 3.4 million Medicaid recipient children and adults enrolled throughout the State of Florida.

LIBERTY Attends the Community Health Alliance Nutrition Fair

06/14/2018

LIBERTY Attends the Community Health Alliance Nutrition Fair

The Community Health Alliance (CHA) Clinic in Washoe County, Nevada invited LIBERTY on June 14th to attend as a vendor during their Nutrition Fair.

LIBERTY Dental Becomes Corporate Benefactor of UCLA's Apollonian Society

06/11/2018

LIBERTY Dental Becomes Corporate Benefactor of UCLA's Apollonian Society

LIBERTY’s Jessica Salazar is pictured with GRACE DELGADO, Associate Director of Development, UCLA School of Dentistry who has accepted LIBERTY Dental Plan’s $5000.00 contribution to become a corporate benefactor of UCLA’s Apollonian Society.

First 5 Sacramento Joins Early Smiles® the Center for Oral Health and Three Dental Plans to Expand School-Based Oral Health Initiative in Sacramento to Deliver Dental Care for 20,000 Children

05/25/2018

First 5 Sacramento Joins Early Smiles® the Center for Oral Health and Three Dental Plans to Expand School-Based Oral Health Initiative in Sacramento to Deliver Dental Care for 20,000 Children

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – In an unprecedented effort to address oral health disparities in the Sacramento region, First 5 Sacramento is joining the partnership established by the Center for Oral Health (COH) and LIBERTY Dental, HealthNet, and Access Dental plans.

Attention Los Angeles Medi-Cal Dentists. Great news!

05/15/2018

Attention Los Angeles Medi-Cal Dentists. Great news!

Please open the link “LA PHP Provider” under our Medi-Cal page to learn about our higher reimbursements in addition to Prop 56 increases.

LIBERTY Dental Plan to Provide High-Quality Dental Services to Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus Members in New York

04/30/2018

LIBERTY Dental Plan to Provide High-Quality Dental Services to Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus Members in New York

Today, LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) announced that it was selected as the dental administrator by Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus (Empire). Effective May 1, 2018, LIBERTY will administer dental benefits for Empire’s New York Medicaid, Child Health Plus (CHPlus), Essential Plan (EP), Managed Long Term Care (MLTC), and Health and Recovery Plan (HARP) members. LIBERTY features live member communication services and utilizes the latest technological efficiencies to ensure its members receive top-quality dental care.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Empowering Underserved Students to Beat Most Common Chronic Childhood Disease

02/14/2018

LIBERTY Dental Plan Empowering Underserved Students to Beat Most Common Chronic Childhood Disease

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Pediatric dental caries are the most common chronic childhood disease and LIBERTY Dental Plan is teaching students how to beat it.

Anne Weeks Named as President of Northeast Region for LIBERTY Dental Plan

01/22/2018

Anne Weeks Named as President of Northeast Region for LIBERTY Dental Plan

IRVINE, Calif.-- LIBERTY Dental Plan, a national Dental Benefits Administrator, is proud to announce that Anne Weeks has been elevated within the LIBERTY organization as President of the Northeastern U.S. region. Anne will assume these new responsibilities during a time for LIBERTY Dental Plan of significant growth and expansion in the New York and New Jersey markets.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

01/17/2018

LIBERTY Dental Plan Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

Irvine, California, January 17, 2018 – LIBERTY Dental Plan, a national Dental Benefits Administrator, has received HITRUST CSF v8.1 certified status for its Health Solutions Plus core application and supporting systems as of November 20, 2017.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announces Dental Services in Clark and Washoe Counties

01/05/2018

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announces Dental Services in Clark and Washoe Counties

LAS VEGAS--(Business Wire)--LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada (LIBERTY), the State of Nevada’s new Managed Care Dental Benefits Administrator, is ready to provide dental services to all Medicaid recipients enrolled in a medical managed care organization in Clark and Washoe counties beginning on January 1, 2018.

LIBERTY Dental Plan’s CEO Dr. Amir Neshat presented with prestigious Nevada State AFL-CIO Employer of the Year Award

08/23/2017

LIBERTY Dental Plan’s CEO Dr. Amir Neshat presented with prestigious Nevada State AFL-CIO Employer of the Year Award

Nevada State AFL-CIO (American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations) has recently awarded Dr. Amir Neshat, CEO of LIBERTY Dental Plan, with the 2017 Bill Bennett Employer of the Year Award.

SIU School of Dental Medicine receives Center of Excellence Award from LIBERTY Dental Plan and is recognized by Illinois Senator William Haine and Representative Daniel Beiser

03/06/2017

SIU School of Dental Medicine receives Center of Excellence Award from LIBERTY Dental Plan and is recognized by Illinois Senator William Haine and Representative Daniel Beiser

LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is a full service dental benefits company that has been providing dental services to Medicaid beneficiaries across the U.S. since 2005 and in Illinois since 2014, when the State authorized the Medicaid dental managed care program.

Crusader Community Health receives the 2017 Center of Excellence Award from LIBERTY Dental Plan and is recognized by Illinois Senator Dave Syverson

02/27/2017

Crusader Community Health receives the 2017 Center of Excellence Award from LIBERTY Dental Plan and is recognized by Illinois Senator Dave Syverson

LIBERTY Dental Plan is a full service dental benefits company that has been providing dental services to Medicaid beneficiaries across the U.S. since 2005 and in Illinois since 2014, when the State authorized the Medicaid dental managed care program.

New Jersey Association of Health Plans is proud to partner with LIBERTY Dental Plan

01/27/2017

New Jersey Association of Health Plans is proud to partner with LIBERTY Dental Plan

Spotlight on NJAHP Affiliates: LIBERTY Dental

LIBERTY Dental Advances Innovative Approach to Oral Health by Empowering Physicians to Provide Flouride Varnish

01/12/2017

LIBERTY Dental Advances Innovative Approach to Oral Health by Empowering Physicians to Provide Flouride Varnish

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) continues to innovate and be a champion for whole health by partnering with the Center for Oral Health, Health Net Dental, Access Dental Plans and medical providers in the program, Early Smiles, Sacramento. This new program will help increase the number of children receiving fluoride varnish in the Sacramento area – a critical treatment that helps prevent further dental issues later in life.

LIBERTY Ranks Highest on Illinois CMS 416 Utilization Scores

01/05/2017

LIBERTY Ranks Highest on Illinois CMS 416 Utilization Scores

LIBERTY ranked the highest in the Illinois CMS 416 Utilization Scores Report.  The scores are for the federal fiscal year ended September 30, 2015, as reported to CMS by the state in September 2016.

 

LIBERTY Dental Plan Selected to Participate in Covered California for Individual/Family Plans and for Small Business

11/15/2016

LIBERTY Dental Plan Selected to Participate in Covered California for Individual/Family Plans and for Small Business

IRVINE, Calif. – LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is proud to announce its selection as a participating dental plan for the 2017 benefit year. LIBERTY will offer individual or family dental plans through Covered California this open enrollment period as well as coverage options for small businesses. Covered California's open enrollment period for 2017 coverage begins Nov. 1st, 2016 and ends Jan. 31 2017.

Free to Smile in the Sunshine State: LIBERTY Dental Plan Offers the Most Affordable Rates in Florida Health Insurance Marketplace

11/15/2016

Free to Smile in the Sunshine State: LIBERTY Dental Plan Offers the Most Affordable Rates in Florida Health Insurance Marketplace

TAMPA, FL. – LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida (LIBERTY) is proud to announce it is offering the most affordable rates for adult dental plans in the Florida Health Insurance Marketplace (commonly called the “Health Exchange”)*. 

Gateway to Healthy Smiles: LIBERTY Dental Plan Offers the Most Affordable Rates in Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace

11/15/2016

Gateway to Healthy Smiles: LIBERTY Dental Plan Offers the Most Affordable Rates in Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace

ST. LOUIS, MO. – LIBERTY Dental Plan of Missouri (LIBERTY) is proud to announce it is offering the most affordable rates for dental plans in the Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace (commonly called the “Health Exchange”). In fact, LIBERTY has the only Dental HMO being offered in St. Louis, MO, and is the low price leader*. 

LIBERTY Approved as New Dental Contractor for WellCare Health Plan of New Jersey

04/18/2016

LIBERTY Approved as New Dental Contractor for WellCare Health Plan of New Jersey

LIBERTY Dental Plan is pleased and proud to announce that as of March 1, 2016, LIBERTY has been approved as the new dental contractor for WellCare Health Plan of New Jersey for the State of New Jersey FamilyCare Program.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Comments On Little Hoover Commission Report's Recommendations On Improving The Oral Health Delivery System For California's Medi-Cal Beneficiaries

04/01/2016

LIBERTY Dental Plan Comments On Little Hoover Commission Report's Recommendations On Improving The Oral Health Delivery System For California's Medi-Cal Beneficiaries

IRVINE, Calif. – LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) has reviewed the recommendations of the Little Hoover Commission Report, released April 1, 2016, which recognized the need for innovative, comprehensive and collaborative action, along with a vote of confidence for the preventive oral health care model of Dental Managed Care (DMC) program.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announces New Chief Dental Officer

09/08/2015

LIBERTY Dental Plan Announces New Chief Dental Officer

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is pleased to announce that Dr. Richard Goren has joined its executive management team to serve as Vice President and Chief Dental Officer. In this new role, Dr. Goren will oversee operations for LIBERTY’s national Provider Relations, Utilization Management, Quality and Care Management Departments.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Advances Innovative Approach to Oral Health By Empowering Physicians to Provide Fluoride Varnish

03/22/2016

LIBERTY Dental Plan Advances Innovative Approach to Oral Health By Empowering Physicians to Provide Fluoride Varnish

IRVINE, Calif., March 22, 2016 – LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) continues to innovate and be a champion for whole health by partnering with the Center for Oral Health and medical providers to create a program that will help increase the number of children receiving fluoride varnish – a critical treatment that helps prevent further dental issues later in life.

Dr. Amir Neshat to be honored the Champion for Health Systems Innovation Award at COH's upcoming 30th Anniversary Gala

08/11/2015

Dr. Amir Neshat to be honored the Champion for Health Systems Innovation Award at COH's upcoming 30th Anniversary Gala

POMONA, Calif. – Dr. Amir Neshat, Founder, Chairman and CEO of LIBERTY Dental Plan, will be honored with the Champion for Health Systems Innovations Award at the Center for Oral Health’s special 30th Anniversary Gala on November 20, 2015 at the legendary Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in downtown Los Angeles, CA. The award recognizes Dr. Neshat’s excellence in innovation and personal commitment to the oral health industry and the community. 

Dental Managed Care Takes a New Tack

06/25/2015

Dental Managed Care Takes a New Tack

by David Gorn--(California Health Line)--Under a new financial model of dental managed care in Sacramento County, utilization rates have risen by more than 10% and providers are being paid significantly more than the state's fee-for-service Medi-Cal rate, according to Amir Neshat, president and CEO of Liberty Dental Plan.

Ernst & Young LLP (EY) announces LIBERTY Dental Plan’s Founder Dr. Amir Neshat is an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® (EOY) 2015 Award finalist

05/27/2015

Ernst & Young LLP (EY) announces LIBERTY Dental Plan’s Founder Dr. Amir Neshat is an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® (EOY) 2015 Award finalist

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EY has announced that Dr. Amir Neshat, Founder, Chairman and CEO of LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY), is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Award in Orange County, CA. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Illinois Dental Director

05/14/2015

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Illinois Dental Director 

ROCKFORD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is proud to announce a new partnership with Dr. Jason Grinter, who will be serving as LIBERTY Dental Director for the state of Illinois.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Jersey Dental Director

04/22/2015

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Jersey Dental Director

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is proud to announce a new partnership with Dr. Peter Fuentes, who will be serving as Dental Director for its growing membership in New Jersey.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Florida Dental Director

11/05/2014

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Florida Dental Director

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is proud to announce that Jack Singer, D.D.S. will be taking on a new role with LIBERTY as Florida Dental Director starting early in November.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Foundation Co-Sponsors Oral Health Symposium with the Center for Oral Health

10/29/2014

LIBERTY Dental Plan Foundation Co-Sponsors Oral Health Symposium with the Center for Oral Health

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Please know that a new non-profit enterprise has been established called LIBERTY Dental Plan Foundation (“Foundation”).  The MISSION of the Foundation is to improve the oral health and therefore the well-being of vulnerable, underserved populations, elevate the quality of dental care, reduce disparities in access, and promote the importance of routine dental care.

CDA Presents: How will ACA affect dental insurance, dentists, patients?

09/05/2014

CDA Presents: How will ACA affect dental insurance, dentists, patients?

September 5, 2014 -- SAN FRANCISCO - The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) will have far-reaching impact on dental insurance, dentists, and patients alike, according to a presentation at the California Dental Association's CDA Presents conference. More low-income children and adults will be covered, and insurers will scrutinize claims to see if dentists are following established protocols for improved outcomes. 

WellCare Partners With LIBERTY Dental To Offer Adult Preventive Dental Services And Enhanced Benefits To Staywell Medicaid Members In Florida

05/29/2014

WellCare Partners With LIBERTY Dental To Offer Adult Preventive Dental Services And Enhanced Benefits To Staywell Medicaid Members In Florida

(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) -- TAMPA, Fla. and IRVINE, Calif. (May 29, 2014) –

WellCare Health Plans, Inc.  WCG -0.26%   today announced that it will expand its services to provide preventive dental benefits to its adult Staywell Health Plan Medicaid members who are participating in the Florida Managed Medical Assistance (MMA) Program through an exclusive agreement with LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida. These benefits will include oral exams, cleanings and X-rays. Members age 21 and over can access these benefits without co-pays or referrals. Staywell Medicaid members under age 21 will continue to receive preventive dental benefits.

FAHP WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS

02/28/2014

FAHP WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS

LIBERTY Dental Plan specializes in commercial and government sponsored dental programs, providing services to managed care organizations, state governments, labor unions, large group employers, municipalities, and individuals. With a vast majority of its membership enrolled in government sponsored programs, LIBERTY is recognized as a specialist in administering dental care for Medicaid, SCHIP and Medicare beneficiaries.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Welcomes Megan Jagger as Compliance Manager

01/22/2014

LIBERTY Dental Plan Welcomes Megan Jagger as Compliance Manager

LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) proudly announces that Megan Jagger, former Senior Manager from WellCare Health Plan, has joined its corporate team as Compliance Manager as of January 2014.

Can Paying Attention to Oral Health Reduce Medical Care Costs?

12/12/2013

Can Paying Attention to Oral Health Reduce Medical Care Costs?

LIBERTY Dental Plan hosted its Annual New York Event On Thursday, December 5th at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square. Dr. Gary Dougan, LIBERTY’s National Dental Director, gave a presentation to clients and guests entitled “Can Paying Attention to Oral Health Reduce Medical Care Costs?”

Covered California Finalizes Contracts for Children's Dental Plans in 2014

09/13/2013

Covered California Finalizes Contracts for Children's Dental Plans in 2014

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Underscoring its commitment to children’s oral health, Covered California™ announced today that insurers signed contracts to offer pediatric dental coverage in 2014 in both the Exchange’s individual and small-group employer markets.

LIBERTY Dental Plan offered through Covered California, the state's new insurance exchange

06/25/2013

Covered California Rolls Out Plans for Children's Dental Coverage

We are proud to say that today it was announced that LIBERTY Dental Plan is selected as one of six "Stand-Alone" Dental Plans in the new Covered CA Exchange throughout all regions in California. 

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New National Dental Director

06/24/2013

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New National Dental Director

Irvine, CA—June 24, 2013 – LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is pleased to announce that Dr. Gary Dougan, has joined LIBERTY Dental Plan as its National Dental Director.

“It is an honor to have Dr. Dougan join our executive management team, and we look forward to this great partnership,” said Dr. Amir Neshat, LIBERTY’S CEO and founder. “As the head of our national Quality Management and Utilization Management units, Dr. Dougan will undoubtedly bring a wealth of experience and knowledge that will contribute to advancing our commitment to providing members with exceptional oral healthcare. We can’t wait to see how far this collaboration takes us.”

LIBERTY Dental Plan is Named Valley Health Plan’s Dental Benefits Partner for Healthcare Exchange

05/10/2013

LIBERTY Dental Plan is Named Valley Health Plan’s Dental Benefits Partner for Healthcare Exchange

Irvine, CA – May 10, 2013 – LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is proud to announce that it has been selected to partner with Valley Health Pan (VHP) through Covered California’s healthcare exchange. VHP chose to award LIBERTY’s proposal to provide dental insurance products needed to meet the necessary Essential Health Benefit (EHB) requirements for Pediatric Children set forth by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Improving Access to Denti-Cal Services

11/09/2012

Improving Access to Denti-Cal Services for California Children Through Dentist Participation

LIBERTY Dental Plan and Health Net commissioned a report to review the barriers to utilization in the State’s Denti-Cal program and to identify real solutions for effective change.

Executive Summary
Final Report Nov 2, 2012

Natural Disaster Hotline for Hurricane Sandy

10/30/2012

LIBERTY's Natural Disaster Hotline (877)869-1803

For our LIBERTY Dental Plan members near and on the East Coast, we hope you and your family are safe as you manage through Hurricane Sandy.  We assure you that we will do all we can to assist you in obtaining dental care during this difficult time. For assistance, please call our Natural Disaster Hotline at (877) 869-1803. 

American HealthGuard Dental Plan Members Join LIBERTY

09/13/2012

American HealthGuard Dental Plan Members Join LIBERTY

IRVINE, CA (September 14, 2012) — LIBERTY Dental Plan of California, Inc. (LIBERTY) is pleased to announce that it is bringing aboard approximately 14,000 new members from American HealthGuard Dental Plan (AHG).  

LIBERTY Receives 2012 NCQA-Certified HEDIS ® Compliance Audit Scores

09/10/2012

LIBERTY Receives 2012 NCQA-Certified HEDIS ® Compliance Audit Scores

LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) has once again been presented with a seal of completion for its annual NCQA-Certified HEDIS® Compliance Audit™. 

“Back to School Dental Check-up” Announcement Concerning Los Angeles and Sacramento Medi-Cal Managed Care Programs

08/13/2012

IRVINE, CA (August 13, 2012)—LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) has launched an effort to help Los Angeles and Sacramento kids and their families get ready for the new school year.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Sponsors Smile Keepers Program for Seventh Year

08/03/2012

Irvine, CA – August 1, 2012 – LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) proudly observed their seventh annual sponsorship of Smile Keepers, a community dental screening program in Sacramento County. LIBERTY’s contribution for the dental hygiene public service program received extremely positive results, with over 1,100 local school-age children receiving valuable dental care from this year’s efforts.

Department of Health Care Services Notifies Medi-Cal Community Dental Enrollees of Transfer to Liberty Dental

05/25/2012

Sacramento - California officials announced today that Community Dental Services (CDS), a managed care dental plan with approximately 16,000 Medi-Cal and 4,000 commercial members, will cease operations and transfer its enrollees to Liberty Dental Plan (Liberty) effective June 1, 2012.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Executive for Government Programs

06/04/2012

Irvine, CA – June 4, 2012 - LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is pleased to announced that Dave Meadows, a healthcare industry veteran, is joining the company’s operations as Senior Vice President of Government Programs.

LIBERTY Mobile - Phone App

05/14/2012

IRVINE, Calif., May 14, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is releasing their new mobile app with predictive Automatic Call Distribution (ACD). LIBERTY members across the United States can now access LIBERTY's most popular online dental features via smart phones.

MEND’s Annual Christmas Program 2011

12/17/2011

LIBERTY Dental Plan lends a helping hand at MEND’s Annual Christmas Program (Meet Each Need with Dignity)

Irvine, CA - December 27, 2011 – On December 17th and 18th  LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) volunteers celebrated the spirit of the Holidays in Pacoima, California by helping members of the community at MEND’s Annual Christmas Program.  

One Million Member Milestone

03/11/2011

LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) celebrated their “One Million Member Milestone” achievement for topping over a million members in their dental programs as of January 2011. The Irvine-based dental benefits administrator honored this landmark by recognizing their employees and giving back to the local community in Orange County.

LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada Expands with MGM Resorts International Partnership

10/19/2010

Las Vegas, NV – LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada proudly announces a new partnership with MGM Resorts International, covering employees of their world famous properties on the Las Vegas Strip.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Award presented with 2010 HEDIS Compliance Audit

07/05/2010

We are pleased to announce that on July 5, 2010, LIBERTY Dental Plan was presented with a 2010      HEDIS Compliance Audit report by AttestHealth Care Advisors, LLC, an NCQA certified audit group.

New General Manager Propels LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida Operations

04/13/2010

IRVINE, Calif. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - LIBERTY Dental Plan today announced that Scot Giambruno, a health industry veteran, will join the company as General Manager in the State of Florida.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Obtains Florida Insurance Licensure

01/06/2010

IRVINE, Calif. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida today received a Certificate of Authority from the Office of Insurance Regulation in Florida, recognizing the company as a Prepaid Limited Health Service Organization authorized to do business in the Sunshine State.

LIBERTY Dental Plan Unveils New York City Office

09/15/2009

IRVINE, Calif. - LIBERTY Dental Plan Corporation (LIBERTY) proudly announces the opening of a new office in New York to accommodate company expansion. The Midtown Manhattan office will quarter client services providing dental administration for the Northeastern Region.

Easy Choice Health Plan Announces Partnership with LIBERTY Dental Plan

11/21/2008

Easy Choice Health Plan, one of Southern California's newest and fastest-growing Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plans, is pleased to announce that it has selected and contracted with Liberty Dental Plan to provide dental care services for all its members in 2009.

Nevada Has a New Dental Plan Carrier

10/08/2008

Irvine, CA - LIBERTY Dental Plan, one of Nation's fastest growing dental plans, announced today that LIBERTY Dental Plan of Nevada, Inc. has received its "Certificate of Authority" as a "Prepaid Limited Health Service Organization" from the State of Nevada Division of Insurance.